Warren Zanes Talks "Petty: The Biography" With Carter AlanWarren Zanes, once of Boston’s Del Fuegos in the 80’s, a former Vice President of the Rock and Roll Hall of fame and gifted writer has written an acclaimed book on Tom Petty.
Tom Petty Admits to Being a Heroin Addict in the 1990sThe author of a new Petty biography, Warren Zanes, says Petty's descent into heroin use "comes off as a cautionary tale rather than a romantic tale.”
Tom Petty's Early Band Mudcrutch to Release New AlbumHeartbreaker/Mudcrutch keyboardist Benmont Tench told us, "I’d love to bring Mudcrutch all over the country."
Tom Petty Shares Vintage Song 'Somewhere Under Heaven' from Upcoming 'Wildflowers: All the Rest': ListenTom Petty's new song is featured during the closing credits of the new 'Entourage' movie.
Watch Kris Kristofferson Cover Tom Petty's 'I Won't Back Down' for History Channel SeriesThe cover is for 'Texas Rising,' in which Kristofferson participates as an actor.
Carter Alan's Rock 'n' Roll Diary: April 19 in Classic Rock HistoryIn 1980, Brian Johnson joined AC/DC, replacing Bon Scott, who had died two months earlier. Bon Scott, though, was the second singer of AC/DC. Who was the first?
Former Eagle Don Felder: 'I Miss Being With Those Guys on a Musical Level'Don Felder spoke to the guys about dealing with his lawsuit over the Eagles, playing with Tom Petty and his show coming up.
Tom Petty Addresses 'That Sam Smith Thing,' Laments That News Picked Up the Story"How it got out to the press is beyond Sam or myself."
Sam Smith Must Pay Tom Petty Songwriting Royalties for 'Stay With Me'Smith was ordered to pay Petty royalties for his hit single "Stay With Me," which sounded a lot like Petty's 1989 track "I Won't Back Down."
Boston's Top 5 Classic Rock Concerts of 2014What was the best show you saw this year? These are our top 5.
Watch Bob Dylan, CSNY, and Tom Petty Perform at the 1988 Bridge School BenefitBob Dylan, CSNY, and Tom Petty performed at Neil Young's famous Bridge School Benefit concert on this day in 1988.
Watch Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Cover The Byrds' "So You Want to Be a Rock & Roll Star" in TorontoTom Petty & The Heartbreakers bring the Hypnotic Eye tour to Fenway Park Saturday. But first, here's some video from the band's recent show in Toronto to get you pumped. Above is the set opener, a cover of The Byrds' "So You Want To Be a Rock & Roll Star".