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The Mac Attack Cometh!

  • 2:52 pm Wednesday, April 25th, 2018 by hildiwmmo

The new incarnation of Fleetwood Mac will play the Amalie Arena in Tampa on Monday, February 18. Tickets go on sale Friday, May 4 at 10am – with a presale starting the day before, at midnight Thursday, May 3. EVENT DETAILS

Now that guitarist/singer/songwriter Lindsey Buckingham has been ousted from the band, Fleetwood Mac has hired two musicians to fill his very big shoes.

Guitarist/songwriter Mike Campbell of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers and Crowded House frontman Neil Finn are now members of Fleetwood Mac.

As the tour was announced today, the band gave several interviews where, obviously, they were asked why they [More]

Heartbreakers Play for First Time Since Petty’s Death

  • 3:54 pm Monday, April 23rd, 2018 by hildiwmmo

It’s been over 6 months now since we lost Tom Petty (on October 2).

This past Saturday night, Heartbreakers Mike Campbell, Benmont Tench and Steve Ferrone played together, along with other musicians Patti Smith, Beck and Stephen Stills, who invited the band to play the “Light Up the Blues” event in Los Angeles, an autism awareness benefit.

FULL STORY HERE. 

An Appropriate Tom Petty Song For Halloween About Cassadaga Plus The Legend Of The Devil’s Chair

  • 1:29 am Tuesday, October 31st, 2017 by Joe Rock

Discover a little known Tom Petty song about a spiritualist Camp that is also home to “the Devil’s Chair” and many legends.

Remembering Tom Petty On His Birthday

  • 10:22 am Friday, October 20th, 2017 by Joe Rock

We remember Tom Petty on what would have been his birthday with some of his groundbreaking videos.

Tom Petty’s Daughter Shares Sweet Images from Funeral

  • 1:09 pm Tuesday, October 17th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Beloved rocker Tom Petty was laid to rest yesterday during a private funeral attended by his family and inner circle.

Petty was buried at the Self-Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine in Pacific Palisades, California – the same location where his friend and Traveling Wilbury’s bandmate George Harrison, was memorialized.

Petty’s daughter, AnnaKim, has been sharing some lovely images on Instagram you can see below. The first 3 are from the funeral yesterday.

Our thoughts are with with his family, band, friends, and all the fans who adore and miss him…

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Celebrating Tom Petty’s Life With His Music

  • 10:13 am Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 by Joe Rock

Videos of Tom Petty and some of his greatest songs.

Setlist: Tom Petty’s Tour Opening Show

  • 5:38 pm Friday, April 21st, 2017 by hildiwmmo

For those of you hoping to see Tom Petty & Joe Walsh Saturday, May 6 in Tampa, we will have tickets the week leading up to the show!

The 40th Anniversary tour opened last night in Oklahoma City. Watch and listen to a show highlight below and take a look at the setlists from both:

Joe Walsh

“Ordinary Average Guy”                                                                                       [More]

Tom Petty’s Speech Inspires as Rock World Honors Him

  • 3:23 pm Sunday, February 12th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Ahhhh, wish I was there.

Stevie Nicks gushed about her friend, Tom Petty, before dueting with him on Stop Dragging My Heart Around, “He is as sweet as he is talented.”Foo Fighters and Gary Clark, Jr. covered Breakdown (clip below).

Kicking off Grammy weekend on Friday night, February 10, Stevie Nicks, the Foo Fighters, ELO and many more celebrated Tom Petty as the MusicCares Person of the Year.

If you’re unfamiliar with Musicares, it’s a well-respected organization that gives musicians who are struggling financially, real help with health care or other personal issues. They’ll be able to help many more now after a [More]

Tom Petty Is Headed Our Way

  • 9:50 am Friday, December 9th, 2016 by Joe Rock

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers tour announcement.