We talked to Heartbreaker Benmont Tench about the album a while back.
“I’m pretty shy and I’m not seeking the spotlight,” he tells Radio.com. “I like having a big grand piano to hide behind when I’m playing with the Heartbreakers.”
Petty recently called current country music “bad rock with a fiddle.” Country songwriting vet Stapleton challenges the rock superstar to ‘put [his] money where [his] mouth is in a tangible way.’
Tom Petty has a beef with modern country music, if comments he made recently are any indication. Below are ten songs that might change his mind.
How many times have you been to a concert to see your favorite artist only to have them start performing a bunch of songs you just don’t know? You spend a ton of money on […]
Tom Petty fans were heartbroken when his Saturday (June 8) concert in Los Angeles came to an abrupt end mid-set. But in a statement on Wednesday (June 12), Petty assured attendees that they will receive a full refund for […]
Tom Petty is on tour with his Heartbreakers, but it’s his audience that may be heart-broken. That is if he follows through on how he feels about his set lists. Now, I can understand, and […]
The 2013 Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony kicked off with Randy Newman sitting by himself at a piano, singing the first few verses of his hit “I Love L.A.” It was an appropriate choice, as the […]
Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life. Most recently, he’s been playing shows with his Sound City Players, featuring Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen and Rick Springfield. His documentary, Sound City, features […]
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers have already announced a number of festival dates this summer, including Tennessee’s Bonnaroo, Alabama’s Hangout Festand Delaware’s Firefly Festival, but there’s more to come. Petty and co. just revealed that […]