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Al.com
How Jason Isbell's 400 Unit became the E Street Band of their erabecome Nashville's hottest producer of handmade music, the 400 Unit clearly des
Al.com / Posted an hour ago
become Nashville's hottest producer of handmade music, the 400 Unit clearly deserves recognition as an elite ensemble, a la Tom Petty's Heartbreakers, Springsteen's E Street Band and Neil Young's Crazy Horse. Hart first met Isbell at a high school... Read more
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The Mercury News
Is this Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ goodbye to Bay Area?There’s a heightened sense of urgency surrounding the Tom Petty and the Heartbr
The Mercury News / Posted 4 hours ago
There’s a heightened sense of urgency surrounding the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers’ three concerts at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley this week. It stems from reports that the band’s current road show – celebrating 40 years in the music business –... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Tom Petty makes one last run through Bay AreaTom Petty and the Heartbreakers are on their 40th anniversary tour — and possib
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 17 hours ago
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are on their 40th anniversary tour — and possibly last. Of course, the toothy bandleader has been threatening retirement for years, but there’s certainly a sense of finality in the group’s current trek across America,... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Rant & Rave: What’s with the inconsistent bag rules at CenturyLink?RAVE To Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers for a fantastic show! Rant to Safeco Fiel
The Seattle Times / Posted yesterday
RAVE To Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers for a fantastic show! Rant to Safeco Field for being so inept at getting the crowd in the stadium. We had to stand in line an hour and a half and missed the entire Lumineers show. RANT At Friday’s preseason... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Music with your eclipse? Here is the ultimate celestial soundtrackDon’t say Smash Mouth didn’t warn you 20 years ago on this tune. “So don't dela
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
Don’t say Smash Mouth didn’t warn you 20 years ago on this tune. “So don't delay, act now, supplies are running out.” Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, “The Dark of the Sun.” “Into the dark of the sun /Will you save me a place/Give me hope,... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bella Thorne dons hundred dollar bill bikini(L), which Dim Mak (Aoki's label) first dropped June 29 Jensen has co-written
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
(L), which Dim Mak (Aoki's label) first dropped June 29 Jensen has co-written singles with Rob Thomas and Stan Lynch of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. But fans can next expect to see Bella's Just Call music video for Manhattan DJ Prince Fox... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Tom Petty brings mojo to Safeco FieldTom Petty and the Heartbreakers were a long way from their hometown of Gainesvi
The Seattle Times / Posted 2 days ago
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers were a long way from their hometown of Gainesville, Florida Saturday, but their Safeco Field concert felt like a home game. “I feel a little mojo,” Petty said as the show began, referencing both the Mariners, and one... Read more
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Austin Daily Herald
Art explosionAustin musicians Pete Jacobsen, Jeff Reinartz and Casey McIntyre playing plenty
Austin Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Austin musicians Pete Jacobsen, Jeff Reinartz and Casey McIntyre playing plenty of familiar favorites from such artists as Tom Petty, Wilco and the Jayhawks. •Cosmic: Made up of Jesse Smith, Scott Anderson and Randy Anderson, Cosmic is a festival... Read more
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AutoExpress
‘Picking the 12 greatest driving tunes is a near impossible task’are sublime. Who Are You? (The Who) – possibly the most played song on FM radio
AutoExpress / Posted 3 days ago
are sublime. Who Are You? (The Who) – possibly the most played song on FM radio stations in the US. Runnin’ Down A Dream (Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers) – frankly, most tracks from Petty and his lead guitarist Mike Cooper deserve a place on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Nancy Leggett Rorexwould be a cut above the makeshift spaces used in many venues. Today the room i
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
would be a cut above the makeshift spaces used in many venues. Today the room is lined with posters of Sir Paul McCartney, Tom Petty and dozens of other performers whose shows Rorex has catered. "The thing I love the most is they all know her,"... Read more
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Greencastle Banner-Graphic
Pipes of Peace-Paul McCartneyfor years. Within a year of that video, he would be, in my seven-year-old mind
Greencastle Banner-Graphic / Posted 4 days ago
for years. Within a year of that video, he would be, in my seven-year-old mind "One of the Traveling Wilburys who isn't Tom Petty or Roy Orbison. That's right, I didn't even know Dylan. In much the same way, I didn't identify Paul as a Beatle.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
'It's part of our DNA': How California shaped the music of L.A.'s Haimwriting the album at their parents’ house in the Valley, then moved to studios
Los Angeles Times / Posted 4 days ago
writing the album at their parents’ house in the Valley, then moved to studios including Sunset Sound (where the Doors and Tom Petty once recorded) and Valentine, a proud mid-century relic in North Hollywood. At the latter, the band filmed a music... Read more
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Lake Placid News
It’s drive time; put the pedal to the metallike to use cowboy hats and longhorn steers and old boots. I was driving my fr
Lake Placid News / Posted 5 days ago
like to use cowboy hats and longhorn steers and old boots. I was driving my friend Margaret to a party a while back. A Tom Petty song, "You don't Have to Live Like a Refugee," was playing on the radio, and Margaret-objecting to my using my turn... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Wait’s over, Fairfield American set for LLWSSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part.
Darien News-Review / Posted 5 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part. But for the past four days, all manager Mike Randazzo and the Fairfield American Little League team have done — aside from taking part in dozens of scheduled activities... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from PollstarRoger Waters; $1,706,432; $125.80. 10. Ed Sheeran; $1,595,189; $82.53. 11. Br
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 5 days ago
Roger Waters; $1,706,432; $125.80. 10. Ed Sheeran; $1,595,189; $82.53. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; $1,393,492; $88.16. 13. The Weeknd; $1,380,811; $90.42. 14. Enrique Iglesias / Pitbull ;... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Wait’s over, Fairfield American set for LLWSSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part.
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part. But for the past four days, all manager Mike Randazzo and the Fairfield American Little League team have done — aside from taking part in dozens of scheduled activities... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Wait’s over, Fairfield American set for LLWSSOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The waiting, as Tom Petty wrote, is the hardest part. But for the past four days, all manager Mike Randazzo and the Fairfield American Little League team have done — aside from taking part in dozens of scheduled activities... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley is doing music for music's sakeKelley says. "We hit it off musically and stayed in touch." Kelley asked if sh
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Kelley says. "We hit it off musically and stayed in touch." Kelley asked if she'd like to join him on a version of the Tom Petty song "Southern Accents." As fate would have it, Nicks is a major Petty fan and immediately agreed to participate.... Read more
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Okotoks Western Wheel
Longstock ready to rocka good party band,� Stalgitis said. �We seem to be more eclectic than the rest
Okotoks Western Wheel / Posted 6 days ago
a good party band,� Stalgitis said. �We seem to be more eclectic than the rest of the bands that do country rock. Our Tom Petty is one of the strongest out there along with some Lynryd Skynyrd. It�s a good cross section of music.� Event... Read more
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Observer
Belleville looks to improve on last year’s tough seasongames by lopsided fashion. They were outscored, 239-14, over those last six gam
Observer / Posted 7 days ago
games by lopsided fashion. They were outscored, 239-14, over those last six games. It gave new meaning to free falling that Tom Petty could never have dreamed of singing about with his Heartbreakers. “It was a huge learning experience,” Cuniglio... Read more
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The New Yorker
Is the War on Drugs Rock’s Next Torchbearer?is a big and purposeful record that shares some genetic material with late-care
The New Yorker / Posted 8 days ago
is a big and purposeful record that shares some genetic material with late-career releases by Rod Stewart, Dire Straits, Tom Petty, and Don Henley—the songwriting lacks the wholeness and negligence of youth, but hasn’t yet been softened by the... Read more
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Billboard
5 Takeaways After the 10-Year Anniversary of Outside Landsthe Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival took over San Francisco’s famed Golde
Billboard / Posted 8 days ago
the Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival took over San Francisco’s famed Golden Gate Park, with headliners ranging from Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers to Radiohead. Now a decade older, the festival has continued to be a force in what’s become a... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Pushing the country music boundariesEyes, the latest single from their current album, The Great Unkown, achieved wi
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 8 days ago
Eyes, the latest single from their current album, The Great Unkown, achieved with the help of veteran producer Jim Scott (Tom Petty, Lucinda Williams, Wilco). Anne and Smith bonded over an undeniable need to make music, and even outside of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Pushing the country music boundariesEyes, the latest single from their current album, The Great Unkown, achieved wi
BC Local News / Posted 8 days ago
Eyes, the latest single from their current album, The Great Unkown, achieved with the help of veteran producer Jim Scott (Tom Petty, Lucinda Williams, Wilco). Anne and Smith bonded over an undeniable need to make music, and even outside of the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from PollstarEd Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The W
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 12 days ago
Ed Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The Weeknd; $1,410,269; $91.85. 13. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; $1,270,074; $86.56. 14. Elton John; $1,248,717; $97.28. 15. Enrique Iglesias / Pitbull;... Read more
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FOX Business
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from PollstarEd Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The W
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
Ed Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The Weeknd; $1,410,269; $91.85. 13. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; $1,270,074; $86.56. 14. Elton John; $1,248,717; $97.28. 15. Enrique Iglesias / Pitbull;... Read more
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FOX Business
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from PollstarEd Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The W
FOX Business / Posted 12 days ago
Ed Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The Weeknd; $1,410,269; $91.85. 13. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; $1,270,074; $86.56. 14. Elton John; $1,248,717; $97.28. 15. Enrique Iglesias / Pitbull;... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from PollstarEd Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The W
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
Ed Sheeran; $1,574,292; $81.95. 11. Bruno Mars; $1,503,181; $76.69. 12. The Weeknd; $1,410,269; $91.85. 13. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers; $1,270,074; $86.56. 14. Elton John; $1,248,717; $97.28. 15. Enrique Iglesias / Pitbull;... Read more
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ABC News
Randy Newman's new album is 'the work of a master'way. This album lacks the fist-pumping, jaw-dropping moments it needs. Focus T
ABC News / Posted 12 days ago
way. This album lacks the fist-pumping, jaw-dropping moments it needs. Focus Tracks: “Louisiana Rain” No, this isn’t the Tom Petty song of the same title. It’s a decent acoustic guitar ballad. Is it blues? Not even close. It could still work as a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Here’s why Southern California is where rock music was bornand the 330 guitar (right). Hall says the company has a two-year back order on
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
and the 330 guitar (right). Hall says the company has a two-year back order on the 4003 bass. Guitarist Mike Campbell of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers tells how he came across the Rickenbacker shown on the cover of the “Damn the Torpedoes”... Read more
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Billboard
Arcade Fire Tops Billboard Artist 100 After 'Everything Now' Releasebecomes just the seventh act to debut at No. 1 on the Artist 100, following Fra
Billboard / Posted 12 days ago
becomes just the seventh act to debut at No. 1 on the Artist 100, following Frank Ocean, Blink-182, David Bowie, Future, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers and Trey Songz. Ocean was the last act to do so, following the release of Blonde on the Sept.... Read more
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Billboard
New Jersey Indie-Folk Duo Jackson Pines Debut Rustic New EP, 'Lost and Found'Pines' debut LP, Purgatory Road, which was released this past February and soun
Billboard / Posted 13 days ago
Pines' debut LP, Purgatory Road, which was released this past February and sounds almost like a mash-up of James Taylor and Tom Petty -- with serious focus on acoustic guitar. After spending the first half of this year touring on their 10-song... Read more
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Variety
Glen Campbell Remembered by Julian Raymond, Who Produced His Last Three Albumsa great idea, and we knocked out “Meet Glen Campbell” in two weeks. I just rewr
Variety / Posted 13 days ago
a great idea, and we knocked out “Meet Glen Campbell” in two weeks. I just rewrote the songs (by artists like Lou Reed, U2, Tom Petty, the Foo Fighters, and Jackson Browne) to sound more like classic Glen songs that Al De Lory, his producer, and... Read more
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The Morning Call
Theater: Parting will be sweet sorrow for final Allentown Shakespeare in the Park showsErwin on electric guitar and Claudia Terry on bass. They perform rock covers of
The Morning Call / Posted 13 days ago
Erwin on electric guitar and Claudia Terry on bass. They perform rock covers of songs by artists such as The Beatles and Tom Petty. “Richard III” by Allentown Shakespeare in the Park, 8 p.m. Friday through Sunday, Joseph S. Daddona Lake and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Glen Campbell’s life in music made him a star, his death from Alzheimer’s demonstrated grace“Meet Glen Campbell” and “Ghost On The Canvas,” which found him covering songs
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
“Meet Glen Campbell” and “Ghost On The Canvas,” which found him covering songs by modern rock acts such as Foo Fighters, Tom Petty and Green Day, as well as “Glen Campbell: I’ll Be Me,” the soundtrack to the documentary on his final shows. The... Read more
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The Irish Times
What should we do in the event of a nuclear war?(bleakest ending to an animated family sitcom ever). And The Postman (1997) dep
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
(bleakest ending to an animated family sitcom ever). And The Postman (1997) depicts a post-apocalyptic America in which Tom Petty, playing himself, survives a nuclear wasteland, which seems accurate, but in which Kevin Costner becomes a postman,... Read more
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The Irish Times
Patrick Freyne: What to do in the event of a nuclear war?(bleakest ending to an animated family sitcom ever). And The Postman (1997) dep
The Irish Times / Posted 14 days ago
(bleakest ending to an animated family sitcom ever). And The Postman (1997) depicts a post-apocalyptic America in which Tom Petty, playing himself, survives a nuclear wasteland, which seems accurate, but in which Kevin Costner becomes a postman,... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Glen Campbell, country-pop singer and TV personality, dies at 81Julian Raymond, who persuaded Campbell to record a diverse batch of songs by yo
SaukValley.com / Posted 14 days ago
Julian Raymond, who persuaded Campbell to record a diverse batch of songs by younger, hipper artists, including Green Day, Tom Petty, the Replacements and U2. Campbell released “Ghost on the Canvas” in 2011, following that with a final stretch of... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Glen Campbell, the man who sang 'Galveston,' dies at age 81album "Meet Glen Campbell" found him taking songs from far afield by acts inclu
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 14 days ago
album "Meet Glen Campbell" found him taking songs from far afield by acts including Jackson Browne, Foo Fighters, Travis, Tom Petty and Green Day. Campbell was married four times and the father of five sons and three daughters. The Associated... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Eight facts about Glen Campbellgenres and age barriers. His 2008 album, Meet Glen Campbell, featured songs fro
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, Meet Glen Campbell, featured songs from rock bands U2, the Velvet Underground, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Green Day and Foo Fighters. * After announcing he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011, Campbell... Read more
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News.com.au
Eight facts about Glen Campbellgenres and age barriers. His 2008 album, Meet Glen Campbell, featured songs fro
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, Meet Glen Campbell, featured songs from rock bands U2, the Velvet Underground, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Green Day and Foo Fighters. * After announcing he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011, Campbell... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Glen Campbell, the man who sang 'Galveston,' dies at age 81album "Meet Glen Campbell" found him taking songs from far afield by acts inclu
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 days ago
album "Meet Glen Campbell" found him taking songs from far afield by acts including Jackson Browne, Foo Fighters, Travis, Tom Petty and Green Day. Campbell was married four times and the father of five sons and three daughters. The Associated... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Glen Campbell, country-pop singer and TV personality, dies at 81Julian Raymond, who persuaded Campbell to record a diverse batch of songs by yo
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Julian Raymond, who persuaded Campbell to record a diverse batch of songs by younger, hipper artists, including Green Day, Tom Petty, the Replacements and U2. Campbell released "Ghost on the Canvas" in 2011, following that with a final stretch of... Read more
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Reuters
Eight facts about veteran country musician Glen Campbellgenres and age barriers. His 2008 album, "Meet Glen Campbell," featured songs f
Reuters / Posted 14 days ago
genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, "Meet Glen Campbell," featured songs from rock bands U2, the Velvet Underground, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Green Day and Foo Fighters. * After announcing that he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Glen Campbell, American rock and country music legend, dies aged 81genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, "Meet Glen Campbell," featured songs f
Daily Telegraph / Posted 14 days ago
genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, "Meet Glen Campbell," featured songs from rock bands U2, the Velvet Underground, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Green Day and Foo Fighters. After announcing that he had Alzheimer's disease in 2011,... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Glen Campbell's Alzheimer's battle added a heroic coda to a pop-country star's lifehis endearing boy-next-door tenor and phenomenal guitar technique to a batch of
Los Angeles Times / Posted 14 days ago
his endearing boy-next-door tenor and phenomenal guitar technique to a batch of recent-vintage songs by artists such as Tom Petty, Green Day, Velvet Underground, U2, the Replacements and other left-field (for him) sources. I’d gotten little... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer Glen Campbell dies at 81acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs writ
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs written by rock royalty including U2, Lou Reed, Tom Petty and Dave Grohl. “Meet Glen Campbell” provided music fans a reintroduction to Campbell’s musicality, with his... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer Glen Campbell dies at 81acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs writ
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 14 days ago
acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs written by rock royalty including U2, Lou Reed, Tom Petty and Dave Grohl. “Meet Glen Campbell” provided music fans a reintroduction to Campbell’s musicality, with his... Read more
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KTVB Boise
'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer Glen Campbell dies at 81acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs writ
KTVB Boise / Posted 14 days ago
acclaimed “Meet Glen Campbell” album in 2008, with Campbell covering songs written by rock royalty including U2, Lou Reed, Tom Petty and Dave Grohl. “Meet Glen Campbell” provided music fans a reintroduction to Campbell’s musicality, with his... Read more
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Gulf News
'Rhinestone Cowboy' singer Glen Campbell diesgenres and age barriers. His 2008 album, “Meet Glen Campbell,” featured songs f
Gulf News / Posted 14 days ago
genres and age barriers. His 2008 album, “Meet Glen Campbell,” featured songs from rock bands U2, the Velvet Underground, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Green Day and Foo Fighters.7) After announcing that he had Alzheimer’s disease in 2011,... Read more
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