On their last night in Canada until the Toronto show in August, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers played Winnipeg, unleashing two hours of non-stop rock 'n roll that left the MTS Centre crowd screaming for more.
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June 20, 2010
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers' new album Mojo was released this past Tuesday. Have you had a chance to share your thoughts on the album? Now you can! Review the new Mojo album by commenting on this news post and be entered to win a pair of great tickets to your choice of one of the following shows:
Tuesday, 6/22 in St. Paul, MN
Wednesday, 6/23 in Omaha, NE
Friday, 6/25 in Milwaukee, WI
Saturday, 6/26 in Milwaukee, WI
Along with your review, let us know which show you'd like to attend! Good luck and thanks for sharing with us!
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June 20, 2010
St. Paul and Omaha Will Call opens at 5PM.
Gates open at 6:30. For the 2 Summer Fest shows, Will Call opens at 12noon and gates open at 12noon.Filed under:
There are few places in North America that Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers haven't played in their career, but Friday's show marked a first for the band as they made their debut in Saskatoon.
Five white banners ring the ceiling at Rexall Place, representing the five Stanley Cups the Edmonton Oilers have won in their history. Wayne Gretzky is largely responsible for four of those white banners, earning him a bronze statue out in front of the arena, a street named in his honor and his retired #99 jersey hanging in the rafters.
Buried Treasure Show #100 (repeat), Season 5 / Show 2, airs June 17-21, 2010
The Beatles Things We Said Today A Hard Day's Night (Remastered)
Little Richard Ready Teddy The Very Best of Little Richard
Muddy Waters (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man The Anthology 1947-1972
Ray Charles I Don't Need No Doctor Anthology
Eric Clapton & Steve Winwood Georgia On My Mind Live From Madison Square Garden
Lonnie Mack Memphis Memphis Wham!
The Jaynetts Sally Go Round The Roses The Very Best of The Jaynetts
The Zombies Summertime The Singles A's & B's
Mose Allison Eyesight To The Blind Sings
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Mike recently sat down to talk guitars with Bryan Kehoe from Dunlop.
Dunlop is a music accessory company based in Northern California who makes pedals, guitar picks, slides, capos, guitar strings, and a host of other products.Filed under:
The new record has a darker hue in places than some chapters in the Petty catalogue, with a thick, present sound and lyrics so sharp they draw blood. A bit of Mudcrutch's psychedelic bent also finds its way into the proceedings, particularly on standout "First Flash of Freedom."
"The takes were usually very early takes, and I wanted to leave room for improvisation. We didn't really demo this up. I just came in with my guitar, played them a song on it and took it from there," says Petty. "So, everyone had a lot to contribute.Filed under:
Frontman and songwriter for The Heartbreakers rock band, Tom Petty has also enjoyed success as a solo artist. He hosts his own XM Radio show, on which he shares tracks from his personal record collection, and has made appearances in movies and on TV shows, including The Simpsons. Born and raised in Florida, Petty began playing music in high school and later moved to Los Angeles in search of a recording contract. He's a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee and recipient of the Billboard Century Award for his lifetime achievements.Filed under:
Mojo hit record stores worldwide on Tuesday, and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers celebrated with an incendiary show of hits and new songs at Calgary's Saddledome.