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10 Los Angeles Musicians Who Love Smoking Weed

By Daniel Kohn For pot smokers across the globe, 4/20 is a day to unite behind the power of the ganja. It’s a stoner’s paradise that has been embraced by many musicians in the L.A. […]

04/17/2014

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Inside Tom Petty and the Heartbreaker’s Next Album ‘Hypnotic Eye’

We talked to Heartbreaker Benmont Tench about the album a while back.

03/31/2014

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Interview: Benmont Tench Talks Solo Album, Dylan, ‘Free Fallin’ and ‘Wildflowers’

“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.”

02/26/2014

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Labor Day Road Trip: 10 Classic Driving Songs

It’s the ironically-named Labor Day weekend where, if you’re lucky, you have three days off. As you hit the highway for summer’s big finale, you’ll need a playlist for the holiday road trip. Get those motors revving, we’ve got a Labor Day playlist of ten classic songs for the long drive ahead.

08/30/2013

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Tom Petty To Write Country Songs? Chris Stapleton Says He’ll Help

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.’

08/12/2013

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Tom Petty Excited To Release New Album

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. In an interview with Rolling Stone via Gibson, Petty enthusiastically […]

08/08/2013

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Tom Petty Fans Blame Venue For Show Cut Short, Band Confirms Ticket Refunds

Tom Petty fans were heartbroken when his Saturday (June 8) concert in Los Angeles came to an abrupt end mid-set. But in a statement on Wednesday (June 12), Petty assured attendees that they will receive a full refund for […]

06/12/2013

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Petty, Browne, Fogerty & Henley Pay Tribute To Randy Newman At Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction

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.”  It was an appropriate choice, as the […]

04/19/2013

Dave Grohl & Paul McCartney together at the 12-12-12 Concert. (Don Emmert/AFP/Getty Images)

Dave Grohl’s Classic Rock Credentials

Considering he gets to hang with his idols all day, Dave Grohl has a pretty cool life. Most recently, he’s been playing shows with his Sound City Players, featuring Stevie Nicks, John Fogerty, Cheap Trick‘s Rick Nielsen and Rick Springfield. His documentary, Sound City, features […]

03/14/2013

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Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers To Tour, Release New Album In 2014

Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers have already announced a number of festival dates this summer, including Tennessee’s Bonnaroo, Alabama’s Hangout Festand Delaware’s Firefly Festival, but there’s more to come. Petty and co. just revealed that […]

02/28/2013

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