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.’
62-year-old Tom Petty last released a full-length album, Mojo, in 2010, but him and his crew said that they’re almost done with the new album.
Tom Petty has a beef with country music. Or, at least, the current state of country, if comments he made to Rolling Stone this week are any indication.
Tom Petty fans were heartbroken when his Saturday (June 8) concert in Los Angeles came to an abrupt end mid-set.
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.”
Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life.
JACK FM and the Target Center are excited to announce that Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers will headline Target Center on Saturday, June 29th!
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers have already announced a number of festival dates this summer – they’re playing Tennessee’s Bonnaroo, Alabama’s Hangout Fest and Delaware’s Firefly Festival.