Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers

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The Week In Pop

Poder A La “Gente”: The Latin Pop Resurgence Is On

"Mi Gente" is the perfect name for it, really.
Chris DeVille | October 12, 2017 - 4:00 pm

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Cloakroom’s Slowcore Cover Of Tom Petty’s “Runnin’ Down A Dream” In A Stereogum Session

Cloakroom are currently in the midst of a tour in support of their recent album, Time Well, and they stopped by our offices to perform…
James Rettig | October 5, 2017 - 5:30 pm

List

74 Artists On Their Favorite Tom Petty Song

I once got busted trying to steal a magazine from my hometown library. The 8/8/91 issue of Rolling Stone apparently had one of those sensors…
Scott Lapatine | October 4, 2017 - 12:39 pm

More Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers stories

Benmont Tench Says LA Solo Show Is Still On, Reflects On Grieving Tom Petty’s Death

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers keyboardist Benmont Tench has posted a message announcing his plans to go through with a solo performance later this month…
Chris DeVille | October 13, 2017 - 5:19 pm

Stereogum Sessions

Watch Cloakroom’s Slowcore Cover Of Tom Petty’s “Runnin’ Down A Dream” In A Stereogum Session

Cloakroom are currently in the midst of a tour in support of their recent album, Time Well, and they stopped by our offices to perform…
James Rettig | October 5, 2017 - 5:30 pm

List

Our Favorite Tom Petty Songs

It's the songs. People who love music love Tom Petty, and the songs are why. It's not because he was a dominant personality, a stylistic…
Stereogum | October 3, 2017 - 3:29 pm

Sounding Board

American Standards: Why Everybody Loves Tom Petty

Tom Petty wrote great rock 'n' roll songs for 40 years. His 1993 Greatest Hits album has 18 tracks, and you know at least 16…
Phil Freeman | October 3, 2017 - 11:52 am

Sounding Board

Tom Petty Brought All The Hits To Forest Hills

Last night, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers brought their 40th anniversary tour to New York for the first time. After playing an arena in New…
Ryan Leas | July 27, 2017 - 2:03 pm

Tom Petty Announces 40th Anniversary Tour In Fake Fallon Interview

Tom Petty has been performing with his backing band the Heartbreakers for four full decades now, and next year, the classic-rock institution will celebrate its…
Tom Breihan | December 9, 2016 - 11:52 am

Tom Petty Reveals ’90s Heroin Addiction In New Biography

The story behind the creation of Warren Zanes' forthcoming Tom Petty biography is an interesting one: Though Petty gave Zanes plenty of access to his…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 8, 2015 - 10:31 am

Spotify Has Compiled The Ultimate 4/20 Playlist

In honor of today's... err... holiday, Spotify has compiled a list of all of the songs most frequently included on 4/20-themed playlists, along with a…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | April 20, 2015 - 11:48 am

2014 In Review

The 5 Best Tom Petty Albums Of 2014

As you might've heard, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers scored their first #1 album this year, with Hypnotic Eye. Thing is, it's merely pretty good
Ryan Leas | December 11, 2014 - 3:17 pm

The Week In Pop

The Week In Pop: Porter Robinson Welcomes Us Into His Worlds

I haven't played video games regularly since 16-bit was the industry standard. I would never choose to watch anime. Most of the time, I don't…
Chris DeVille | August 8, 2014 - 10:31 am

Counting Down

Tom Petty Albums From Worst To Best

If so-called rockists ever decide to secede and form their own nation, Tom Petty is a shoo-in for the country's first presidential nominee. Petty's music…
James Jackson Toth | August 5, 2014 - 11:15 am

Watch Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Play Three Hypnotic Eye Tunes On Kimmel

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers just released their new album Hypnotic Eye, and it's about to be their first-ever #1. That's probably not why Jimmy
Tom Breihan | August 1, 2014 - 1:52 pm

Tom Petty’s Lackluster New Album Will Be His First #1

Into The Great Wide Open peaked at #13. Wildflowers made it to #8. Full Moon Fever, one of the most iconic rock albums of its…
Tom Breihan | July 31, 2014 - 9:49 am
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