Tom Petty

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Dave Grohl Directing Sound City Studios Documentary: Who Recorded At The Studio?

Foo Fighters frontman and former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl announced this week that he’s been hard at work on a documentary about L.A. recording studio Sound City Studios, where he recorded Nirvana’s classic 1991 album, […]


JACK’s Inside Track: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers

I’d be pretty ticked-off too if someone lifted my big money guitars…on second thought, I really don’t think I can comment on that since I don’t have big money to afford such luxuries in the […]


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Top Ten Songs Banned From Use In Political Campaigns

Over the years, many politicians have been guilty of using popular songs during campaign runs without first getting consent from the artist who sang it, which eventually ends in a cease and desist or in […]


JACK’s Inside Track: Tom Petty

You know you’ve made it when show-biz peers throw a “Fest” in your honor, and you don’t even go…hey, Tom’s a busy man. He’s got money to count.


Eagles’ Don Felder Gave Tom Petty Guitar Lessons

Before he became a member of the [lastfm]Eagles[/lastfm], [lastfm]Don Felder[/lastfm] taught guitar lessons in his hometown of Gainesville, Florida. In a recent interview with, Felder revealed that one of his early students was a […]


Tom Petty Claims #2 Spot On Billboard 200

[lastfm]Tom Petty[/lastfm] currently holds the number two spot on the Billboard 200 with the debut of his new album, Mojo.


JACK FM Artist Spotlight: Tom Petty

Thomas Earl Petty (born 20 October 1950 in Gainesville, Florida) is an American musician, singer, composer and songwriter. After working with his early bands The Sundowners, The Epics, and Mudcrutch (which also included future Heartbreakers […]


Tom Petty Album Out Now

[lastfm]Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers[/lastfm]‘ latest album, Mojo, was released today. In addition to the CD and digital release of the album, a 180-gram vinyl disc and Blu-ray editions of Mojo will also be released […]


Tom Petty, Bon Jovi Featured On New IPhone App

Universal Music Group has unveiled its new Six-String iPhone application, which allows users to “play along” with top tracks from Universal artists. With Six-String, users can “pluck, strum and change chords” to their choice of […]