Tom Petty Named 2017 MusiCares Person of the YearPetty earned the Person of the Year award for his career-long interest in helping those in the music community and helping homeless in Los Angeles.
Kevin Bacon and Jimmy Fallon Spoof Tom Petty's 'Free Fallin'Fallon and Bacon imagined an alternative version of Tom Petty's "Free Fallin.'
Tom Petty's New Mudcrutch Video Stars Anthony HopkinsSir Anthony Hopkins plays the video's central character, an older gentleman driving through upscale and downscale neighborhoods of Los Angeles.
Tom Petty Plots 'Wildflower' Reissue, TourHe's apparently reversed his former take on doing full album shows, but he has his reasons.
Tom Petty Wrote "Free Fallin'" to Make Jeff Lynne Laugh"Honestly, I thought I was just amusing Jeff," Petty tells Billboard.
Tom Petty's 'Other' Band, Mudcrutch, Announces Album and TourTheir second album will be titled, appropriately, "2."
Songwriters Hall of Fame to Induct Tom Petty, Elvis Costello & Marvin GayeNile Rodgers and Bernard Edwards of Chic are also being inducted.
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.