The cover is for ‘Texas Rising,’ in which Kristofferson participates as an actor.
“How it got out to the press is beyond Sam or myself.”
Smith was ordered to pay Petty royalties for his hit single “Stay With Me,” which sounded a lot like Petty’s 1989 track “I Won’t Back Down.”
Rock legend Tom Petty pulled no punches during a recent interview in regards to electronic dance music and one of its flagship events, Electric Daisy Carnival.
What’s the biggest problem with American culture? If you’re Tom Petty, your answer would be the Kardashians.
A few days after streaming five new songs on his website, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ entire new album is available to stream via NPR.
Look for the new Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Hypnotic Eye on July 19.
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.’