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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Announce 40th Anniversary Tour & Tickets Are Going Fast

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have just announced plans for an upcoming 2017 40th Anniversary Tour, to celebrate their first record hitting the shelves in 1976. Th tour is slated to launch on April 20 and will hit a mixture of arenas, stadiums and ...

Summer Camp Music Festival 2016 Festival Lineup: Mudcrutch, Big Grizmatiz, More Added

Summer Camp Music Festival has announced the second phase to its 2016 lineup. Among those included in the lineup are Mudcrutch, the forerunners to Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers which is making a comeback and preparing a new album, Big Grizmatik, the ...

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Fenway Park Gig Aired on Palladia Thanksgiving Takeover

As part of Palladia's "Tom Petty Thanksgiving Takeover," the premium cable music channel aired the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers gig at Fenway Park on Nov. 29 at 9 p.m, giving Petty fans around the world something to be thankful for.

Tom Petty, SiriusXM Partner for New Radio Channel with Exclusive Heartbreakers Concert Stream

Although Tom Petty had a previous run around with SiriusXM while hosting 'Tom Petty's Burried Treasure' for nine seasons straight, the "Free Fallin'" singer is slated to man his own station on the satellite radio network, simply titled Tom Petty ...

Tom Petty Biography Reveals He Was a Heroin Addict in the '90s

In a new unauthorized biography about the Heartbreaker's frontman, Tom Petty revealed he was addicted to heroin in the '90s when the rocker hit a sort of mid-life crisis that spiraled out of control.

Foo Fighters, Stevie Nicks & Haim Perform 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around' [WATCH]

Kicking off their two-night gig at Inglewood, California's the Forum Monday night; the Foo Fighters shocked the crowd with a gathering of special guests from the enchanting Stevie Nicks to the sisters in Haim. With Grohl still fastened atop his ...

Ranking '1776' Track-by-Track for July 4th: John Adams, Ben Franklin...America!

The July 4th weekend approaches and that means your correspondent will engage in his yearly tradition of putting on the soundtrack to the Broadway musical 1776, nothing singing along and thanking the Lord that someone saw fit to give John Adams some ...

Sam Smith's 'Stay With Me' Under Attack from Another '80s Songwriter...Plaintiff Wants Grammy

Sam Smith's hit "Stay With Me" is under a new bit of legal pressure as another songwriter has come forward claiming that Smith and his songwriting team stole inspiration. Mark Halper (not the famous Hollywood photographer) claims that during his song ...

Tom Petty Issues Statement on Sam Smith "Stay With Me," "I Won't Back Down" Songwriting Credit: "The Word Lawsuit Was Never Even Said"

It's been a week filled with controversy for Tom Petty and Sam Smith. On Monday (Jan. 26), Petty was given a songwriting credit on Smith's breakout In The Lonely Hour single "Stay With Me," due to similarities between that track and Petty's 1989 ...

Sam Smith Calls Tom Petty 'Stay With Me' Drama 'Coincidence': 'I Won't Back Down' Singer Not Eligible for Grammy

Two more co-writers have been given credit for one of 2014's biggest hits, "Stay With Me." Tom Petty and Jeff Lynne, of Electric Light Orchestra, were added to the list of song creators after similarities were spotted between the Sam Smith ballad and ...

POP ETC. Shares New Song "Running In Circles," Announces New Album [LISTEN]

Brooklyn-via-Berkeley indie rock group POP ETC (formerly the Morning Benders) have shared a new track titled "Running in Circles," which you can check out here. According to Stereogum, the track is the first to be shared from POP ETC's upcoming ...

Music Times 25 Best Songs of 2014: Taylor Swift, Kendrick Lamar, Hozier, St. Vincent & More

2014 was the year of a thousand controversies: Taylor Swift pulled all of her music from Spotify, Sun Kil Moon started a feud with The War On Drugs, Jack White accused The Black Keys of ripping him off (again), and almost nobody went platinum. When ...

Best Original Holiday Songs That Fit an Artist's Style Perfectly: Mariah Carey, Joni Mitchell, Queen and More [LISTEN]

I wonder if when Irving Berlin finished writing "White Christmas" he knew he had created a timeless classic. Holiday music has become its own little business, with artists often taking time out of their recording schedule to put together an album of ...

Eddie Vedder: 7 Best Solo Tracks for the Pearl Jam Frontman's 50th Birthday [LISTEN]

Eddie Vedder will forever be linked to one of America's greatest bands - Pearl Jam. He's been fronting the Seattle alt-rockers since 1990, when the members - Jeff Ament, Stone Gossard, Mike McCready and a slew of drummers (currently Matt Cameron) - ...

Kenny Chesney Talks Sexism in Country Music, 'American Kids' Singer Says Genre Objectifies 'the Hell Out of' Women

Kenny Chesney is upset with country music these days. The "American Kids" singer criticized his genre for being sexist toward women in a recent interview with Billboard. Chesney also went on to talk about his new album, 'The Big Revival', which ...

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