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You Could Live in Tom Petty’s Lake House

  • 5:29 am Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Not only is this one of the most spectacular homes you’ll ever see, but how cool would it be to live in a place one of our favorite people lived in?!

Tom Petty must have found so much inspiration here. Take a look inside…

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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Mellencamp, Jagger, Rock World Pay Tribute to Tom Petty

  • 4:21 pm Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Love the poetic way John Mellencamp paid tribute to Tom Petty on his Facebook page:

“Tom Petty was the Edward Hopper of American songwriters,” it begins. “He was a certain kind of bird that had no legs, so he could never land on this earth; he lived his whole life in the sky. And now he will spread his wings and sleep on the wind. His name is written in the stars. John Mellencamp.”

Bob Dylan:

“It’s shocking, crushing news,” Bob Dylan said in a statement to Rolling Stone. “I thought the world of Tom. He was a great performer, full of the light, [More]

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.

TMZ: Tom Petty on Life Support

  • 3:16 pm Monday, October 2nd, 2017 by hildiwmmo

TMZ is reporting that Tom Petty was found unconscious and not breathing at his Malibu home last night.

The website reports that paramedics were able to get a pulse and transported him to UCLA where was placed on life support, “according to sources”.

We will update as soon as more is known and confirmed.

Stevie Nicks Joins Tom Petty on Stage!

  • 4:27 pm Tuesday, July 11th, 2017 by hildiwmmo

Stevie Nicks joined Tom Petty on stage at British Summer Time this past Sunday.   Tom Petty introduced Nicks as an “honorary” member of the group as she walked on stage, but don’t read about it watch it right here!

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]