Posts tagged "Tom Petty"

Tom Petty Releases Really Chill Statement About Sam Smith and ‘Stay With Me’

Tom Petty, who recently was awarded 12.5 percent of the credit for writing Sam Smith’s “Stay With Me” because of how much it sounds like…
James Grebey / January 29, 2015

Tom Petty Awarded Songwriting Royalties for Sam Smith’s Hit ‘Stay With Me’

Ever since Sam Smith’s 2014 single “Stay With Me” came out, people have pointed out that the chorus sounds an awful lot like Tom Petty’s classic tune, “I…
James Grebey / January 26, 2015

Watch Foo Fighters Shred a Tiny British Club as the ‘Holy Shits’

Look's like the Foo is out of the bag: at last night's "Holy Shits" concert at Brighton's Concorde 2 theater in England, the Foo Fighter…
Brennan Carley / September 11, 2014

EDC Mogul Shades Tom Petty for Dismissing Dance Music

There comes a time in every DJ fan’s life when they have to respond to allegations that the craft they admire is soulless, demands no…
Elissa Stolman / July 30, 2014

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Preserve Their Legacy on ‘Hypnotic Eye’

Tom Petty would like you to know he’s been doing this shit forever and likely will after the seas consume coastal cities. “I’ve got a…
Alfred Soto / July 29, 2014

Musician Cons Investors Out of $600,000 With Fake LP Featuring Arcade Fire, Pearl Jam

A Portland-born musician named Kasey Anderson has been sentenced to almost four years in prison after defrauding 30 investors out of nearly $600,000 between 2009…
Colin Joyce / July 26, 2014

Live-Stream Hangout Music Festival 2013 From the Comfort of Your Couch

SPIN named the 15 Must-See Acts at Hangout Music Fest 2013 — Stevie Wonder, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Kendrick Lamar, the Breeders, Public Enemy, and Best…
Kyle McGovern / May 17, 2013

Hangout Festival Announces 2013 Lineup: Tom Petty, Kings of Leon, Kendrick Lamar, More

The sun-soaked, sand-storming Hangout Music Festival has announced the initial lineup for its fourth annual beach blanket blowout. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Kings of…
Christopher R. Weingarten / February 13, 2013

Dave Grohl Provides New Peek at ‘Sound City’ Documentary

Dave Grohl may continue to hold the Nicest Dude in Rock title, but right now he's up there with Green Day and No Doubt whe…
Devon Maloney / July 19, 2012

Jack White Declines to Join Tom Petty and Eddie Vedder’s Superjam

Rockists in Amsterdam must be having a field day (though their wallets surely haven't) over the past few days, as Tom Petty and the Heartbreaker…
Devon Maloney / June 25, 2012
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