Tom Petty's music sees massive spike in sales after his death - Daily News & Analysis

Veteran US rocker Tom Petty, whose vibrant guitar riffs, distinctly raw, nasal vocals and slick song lyrics graced such hits as "Refugee," "Free Fallin'" and "American Girl," died following a heart attack on Monday. He was 66. Since then sales for his ...

Tom Petty Collaborating With Eddie Vedder, Dave Grohl & Axl Rose Will Blow You Away - Alternative Nation (blog)

Tom Petty, the enigmatic, rebellious leader of the Heartbreakers tragically passed away earlier this week. Throughout his forty-plus year career, Petty was a staple of modern rock and roll. With a seemingly endless supply of hit singles, Petty was the ...

Tom Petty, down-to-earth rock superstar, dies at 66 - Pattaya Mail

In this June 17, 2008 file photo, Tom Petty performs with The Heartbreakers at Madison Square Garden in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow). Los Angeles (AP) – Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the ...

Suggestions to honor Petty tossed around - Gainesville Sun

Since rock star Tom Petty's death, local fans have been scrambling to find different ways to commemorate the Gainesville native. Some suggest building a statue, others say to rename parks or the airport and the mayor said naming a possible amphitheater ...

Local artist paints mural tribute to Tom Petty - Tucson News Now

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -. A local artist is bringing American rock musician, Tom Petty, back to life with a giant mural. Petty died on Monday at the age of 66. Artist, Aaron Kibben, used seven cans of spray paint to create a life size image of ...

Tom Petty's music sales surge after his death - Ventura County Star

Rock superstar Tom Petty has died at UCLA Medical Center in Los Angeles, a day after he suffered cardiac arrest at his home in Malibu, California. (Oct. 3) AP. FILE - In this July 1, 2017 file photo, Tom Petty of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers ...

Tom Petty Confirmed Dead Following Conflicting Reports - Gears Of Biz

Iconic rocker Tom Petty was rushed to hospital Sunday evening (October 1) after reportedly being found unconscious and in full cardiac arrest. TMZ reports that EMTs found 66-year-old Petty in his Malibu home and were able to get a pulse before ...

Taylor Swift 'Idolized' Tom Petty's Songwriting — Read Her Touching Statement - PerezHilton.com

It's shocking and strange to think of a world without Tom Petty. The singer, who died on Monday after suffering a cardiac arrest, was the kind of artist whose songs felt like permanent fixtures of pop music, influencing multiple generations of songwriters.

Gainesville native Tom Petty to be honored at LSU-Florida game - TBO.com

Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Tom Petty will be honored during Saturday's LSU-Florida homecoming game at Ben Hill Griffin Stadium. Petty, a Gainesville native who once worked as a groundskeeper at Florida as he tried to make it in music, died Monday of ...

Bring your tissues. Local legend Tom Petty will be honored at UF's homecoming game - Miami Herald

Bring your tissues, you'll need them at the end of the third quarter Saturday when the Gators go up against Louisiana State University for their homecoming game. Tom Petty will be honored after the University of Florida band plays "We Are the Boys from ...

The Legacy of Tom Petty - Ultimate-Guitar.Com

The famous American rock musician and record producer Tom Petty died from a cardiac arrest at age 66 on Monday, October 2. Just a week before his death Petti had completed a National Tour marking the 40th anniversary of the Tom Petty and the ...

For All Who Loved Tom Petty: Sorrow Has Won the Day - The Good Men Project (blog)

I'm filled with dread on this first week of October, simmering in a low-based depression for both the dead and the survivors of yet another terrorizing mass shooting, this time in Las Vegas at a country music festival.

Tom Petty's Last Interview Reveals a Career Culmination - The Epoch Times

Petty sat down with Randy Lewis from the Los Angeles Times and shared his thoughts on a career-culminating, albeit grueling, final tour to mark a 40 year run for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. The band played 53 shows. This wasn't supposed to be the ...

Tom Petty had a lasting impact on life - The Daily Gazette

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' last two tours missed Saratoga Springs, but my most vivid memory comes from SPAC. We had thought our seats were not so great, all the way to the right, yet near the stage. We arrived early and were looking to the side ...

Tom Petty's death under investigation - Yahoo7 Be

Musician Tom Petty's sudden death is now under investigation by the Los Angeles County coroner. The singer died after going into cardiac arrest on Tuesday. He was 66 years old. Tom Petty performing on stage back in August. Source: Getty. People reports ...

Tom Petty: Country Stars Remember the Rock Icon - RollingStone.com

Following the death of Tom Petty, country artists from Margo Price to Charlie Worsham have been remembering the classic-rock icon. By Rolling Stone. 20 hours ago. More News. Watch Dave Matthews, Emmylou Harris Lead All-Star Tom Petty Tribute Tom ...

Throwback Thursday: Tom Petty played 18 Red Rocks concerts in legendary career - The Denver Channel

DENVER — Rock legend and international icon Tom Petty played thousands of shows across the nation and world during his career, but Colorado residents heard their fair share of Petty's chest of classics over the years. Petty specifically played at Red ...

Rob Hiaasen: From one Florida Boy to another — RIP Tom Petty - CapitalGazette.com

Where I'm from (Florida) and where I went to college (Gainesville), you were a Tom Petty guy. I was a decade too late for Gainesville's inexplicable musical uprising in the 1960s and early '70s. Then, Stephen Stills and Duane Allman knocked around ...

Chromeo's Dave 1 on Tom Petty's Overlooked Style: 'He's a Less Is More Kinda Guy' - Billboard

When Tom Petty passed away earlier this week, Dave Macklovitch -- aka Dave 1, one half of electro-funk duo Chromeo -- took to Instagram to pay tribute to Petty, calling him an “underrated style icon,” admitting, “I get half of my shit from him ...

Dave Schlenker: Tom Petty was as funny as he was iconic - Ocala

Petty and I talked about Garry Shandling, Homer Simpson and Lucky, the dimwit he gave voice to on TV's “King of the Hill.” Tom Petty made me laugh hard at least three times. The first was in 1987, when Petty played himself on “It's Garry Shandling's Show.