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We've Got A File On You

We’ve Got A File On You: Sharon Van Etten

We've Got A File On You is a new reboot of an old-school Stereogum franchise. Once called Annotated Media Guide, these are interviews in which
Ryan Leas | January 14, 2019 - 12:40 pm

2018 In Review

Wayne Coyne Reviews 2018

Wayne Coyne is always busy. Whether working on official albums or a smattering of side projects, the Flaming Lips -- the band he's now been…
Ryan Leas | December 21, 2018 - 11:21 am

The Week In Pop

Twenty One Pilots May Not Be For You (Because They’re For Everyone)

In 2015, Twenty One Pilots were the biggest band you've never heard of. By the end of the following year, they were the biggest band,…
Chris DeVille | October 11, 2018 - 9:23 am

More Tom Petty stories

J Mascis – “Don’t Do Me Like That” (Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Cover)

J Mascis, the legendary singer and shredder at the heart of Dinosaur Jr., released a chilled-out solo album called Elastic Days near the end of…
Chris DeVille | April 9, 2019 - 10:31 am

Hear Tom Petty’s Previously Unreleased Track “For Real”

The second posthumous Tom Petty collection, The Best Of Everything, is coming out in a couple weeks. It's a career-spanning greatest hits album that includes…
James Rettig | February 15, 2019 - 10:29 am

Here Is A Funny Story About Cardi B And Tom Petty

We all remember our first Grammy victory: the rush of pride and awe, the deceptively tricky walk through the crowd, the awkward handshake with, like,…
Tosten Burks / Spin | February 12, 2019 - 3:07 pm

Watch The War On Drugs & Tim Heidecker Cover Tom Petty

The War On Drugs brought a few special guests to their show at the Tower Theater in Pennsylvania last night. As Pitchfork reports, Tim Heidecker…
Peter Helman | December 22, 2018 - 1:48 pm

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – “Free Fallin'” (Tom Petty Cover)

Turntable Kitchen's Sounds Delicious series has been getting artists to do full-length covers of albums for a couple years now, and their latest entry has…
James Rettig | October 31, 2018 - 10:02 am

Gainesville Park Named After Tom Petty

A Florida park was renamed after iconic rocker Tom Petty, who played at that park as a boy.
Associated Press | October 21, 2018 - 2:49 pm

Watch Kurt Vile Cover Tom Petty’s “Learning To Fly”

Kurt Vile’s new album Bottle It In is out in just two days. In promotion of the release, the folk rocker stopped by SiriusXM today…
Gil Green | October 10, 2018 - 4:39 pm

Watch The New Fleetwood Mac Play Split Enz, Crowded House, Tom Petty, & Live Rarities At Tour Opener

Earlier this year, Fleetwood Mac announced that they'd be hitting the road with a whole new lineup. Lindsey Buckingham, longtime co-leader, was out of the
Tom Breihan | October 4, 2018 - 9:36 am

Phoebe Bridgers – “It’ll All Work Out” (Tom Petty Cover)

Last year, in the aftermath of Tom Petty's death, rising singer-songwriter Phoebe Bridgers joined the legion of musicians covering Petty songs in tribute. Performing at…
Chris DeVille | October 2, 2018 - 2:13 pm

The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart – “Runnin’ Down A Dream” (Tom Petty Cover)

One year ago today, Tom Petty died of an accidental overdose, ending one of the most storied careers in rock 'n' roll history. A lot…
Chris DeVille | October 2, 2018 - 8:51 am

Stream Tom Petty’s An American Treasure Box Set Featuring Previously Unreleased Music

It's been just about a year since Tom Petty's death, and his legacy is being continued this fall with a box set called An American
James Rettig | September 28, 2018 - 12:14 am

Kevin Devine – “Into The Great Wide Open” (Tom Petty Cover)

The next entry in Kevin Devine's Devinyl Splits series features Devine and Petal covering songs by Tom Petty. We've already heard Petal's take on "You
James Rettig | September 24, 2018 - 11:56 am
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