We invited our team of contributors to share some of their favourite concert photos of 2017. Many identify with their top picks on a personal level where the gig was the highlight of their year; for some, their list represents a culmination of 2017’s hard work; and others select clear stand-outs amidst the transforming process of … Continue reading
By: Lucy Sky – Chances are you already know Tyler Bates’ work. If you’ve seen any number of Hollywood blockbusters like 300, Guardians of the Galaxy or John Wick, all of these acclaimed films were enhanced by the creative, musical mind of Tyler Bates. As a composer, Bates always focuses on capturing the emotion of the movie with his music to create … Continue reading
By: Staff – Iconic rock artist Tom Petty has died at the age of 66. Paramedics rushed Petty to the hospital Sunday night after he was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest, according to TMZ. EMTs rushed to his Malibu home and were able to get a pulse. He was transported to the … Continue reading
By: Staff – Tom Petty was rushed to the hospital Sunday night after he was found unconscious, not breathing and in full cardiac arrest, according to TMZ. EMTs rushed to his Malibu home and were able to get a pulse. He was rushed to the UCLA Santa Monica Hospital and TMZ’s sources say he was … Continue reading
Photos by: Timothy Nguyen – Blues Rock band Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, who released their newest album, Hypnotic Eye, on July 29th, 2014 via Reprise, which featured the singles “American Dream Plan B”, “Red River”, “U Get Me High”, “Forgotten Man”, and “Fault Lines”, performed at Rogers Arena in Vancouver last night (Aug. 17th) with indie folk band The Lumineers, who released … Continue reading
By: Staff – Ottawa Bluesfest has announced the initial line-up for their 2017 festival. Headlining the festival will be Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Muse, and Pink. Other notable artists include: LCD Soundsystem, Flume, Toby Keith, 50 Cent, Jake Owen, Justin Moore, Fetty Wap, Gary Clark Jr, The Shins, Tegan And Sara, Sam Roberts Band, Phantogram, Death From Above … Continue reading
By: Staff – Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers have announced the first dates of their 40th Anniversary Tour. Petty announced the tour on SiriusXM’s “Tom Petty Radio” this morning. The U.S. tour, will begin on April 20, 2017 in Oklahoma City and continues throughout the summer with more dates, including on the west coast, still to be announced. Joe Walsh will appear … Continue reading
Photos by: Raymond Ahner (@photoray) – Gainesville, Florida-based southern rock band Mudcrutch, who is best known for being the band that introduced Tom Petty to fame, and who released their second album, 2, on May 20th, 2016 via Reprise, performed at the Fillmore in San Francisco on June 19th.