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Ringo Starr's 'Important' Session Tapes Search

Ringo Starr is scouring old session tapes to see if he can find any ''important'' material. The Beatles legend recently recorded a new version of his 1972 hit 'Back Off Boogaloo' after discovering old tapes,...

Tom Petty's Cause Of Death Still Unknown

Tom Petty's cause of death is still yet to be confirmed.The music legend passed away earlier this month at the age of 66 after being rushed to hospital following a cardiac arrest, but although his...

Tom Petty's Home City Planning Unique Memorial Event

Residents of Tom Petty's home city are thinking up unique ways to honour the music legend. Lauren Poe, the mayor of Gainsville, Florida - the birthplace of the late star, who passed away last week...

Ezra Koenig Dedicates Show To Tom Petty

Ezra Koenig has dedicated a show to Tom Petty. The Vampire Weekend frontman paid tribute to the late music legend, who passed away last week aged 66, by doing his Beats 1 show 'Time Crisis'...

Tom Petty's Cause Of Death 'Deferred'

Tom Petty's cause of death has been ''deferred''.The 66-year-old music legend passed away last week after being rushed to hospital following a cardiac arrest but after the autopsy was completed, ''it was clear further tests...

Taylor Swift 'Idolised' Tom Petty

Taylor Swift ''idolised'' the late Tom Petty.The 'Free Fallin' hitmaker passed away on Monday (10.02.17) at the age of 66 after suffering a cardiac arrest, and 27-year-old musician Taylor has taken a moment to praise...

Bruce Springsteen Dedicates Concert To Tom Petty

Bruce Springsteen paid tribute to the late Tom Petty as he opened his run of Broadway shows on Tuesday night (04.10.17).The 'Born to Run' singer joined people around the world in paying his respects to...

Bruce Springsteen Pays Tribute To Tom Petty

Bruce Springsteen has paid tribute to his ''long lost brother'' Tom Petty. The 'Born To Run' hitmaker has been left ''heartbroken'' after the loss of his pal - who passed away on Monday (02.10.17) aged...

Tom Petty's Daughter Pays Tribute

Tom Petty's daughter has hailed her late father as an ''American icon''.The 'Free Fallin'' hitmaker passed away on Monday (02.10.17) after suffering a cardiac arrest and artist AnnaKim Violette has been honouring her dad on...

Bob Dylan Pays Tribute To Tom Petty

Bob Dylan has paid tribute to his former bandmate Tom Petty, praising him as a ''great performer''. The 76-year-old singer and his late friend - who passed away on Monday (02.10.17) aged 66 after having...

Feeder Don't Listen To Music

Feeder's Grant Nicholas doesn't listen to music very often.The 'Just a Day' singer insists he spends so much time working with his own band, the last thing he wants to do at the end of...

Rip Tom Petty: Fans Left Heartbroken By Rock Legend's Death

The world has lost another musical legend as it's revealed that Tom Petty has passed away at the age of 66 earlier this week following a cardiac arrest. The sad announcement comes just days after...

Tom Petty's Death Confirmed By Manager

Tom Petty's manager has confirmed he's died at the age of 66.The iconic musician was said to be ''clinging on to life'' after he was rushed into hospital on Sunday (01.10.17) night following a cardiac...

Tom Petty Tributes After Hospitalisation

Cyndi Lauper has led tributes to Tom Petty after the legendary singer was reportedly taken off life support following his hospitalisation on Sunday night (01.10.17).The 'American Girl' musician is said to be ''clinging to life'',...

Tom Petty 'Clinging To Life'

Tom Petty is said to be ''clinging to life'' following his hospitalisation, despite reports claiming he has passed away aged 66.The iconic musician was rushed to hospital on Sunday night (01.10.17) after suffering a full...

Tom Petty Dies Aged 66 As Tributes Pour In

Tom Petty has reportedly died aged 66 after suffering cardiac arrest, as tributes pour in from fellow musicians and fans.The iconic 'American Girl' singer is said to have been taken off life supported after being...

Tom Petty 'Taken Off Life Support'

Tom Petty has reportedly been taken off life support after he suffered ''full cardiac arrest''.The 66-year-old 'Anything That's Rock & Roll' singer is said to have been rushed to UCLA Santa Monica Hospital on Sunday...

Stevie Nicks Joins Tom Petty For Duet At Bst Hyde Park

Stevie Nicks joined Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers on stage for a duet of 'Stop Draggin' My Heart Around' at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time on Sunday (09.07.17).The Fleetwood Mac legend and the US band...

Kings Of Leon Honoured To Perform With Pixies

Kings of Leon were ''honoured'' to perform on the same bill as Pixies at Barclaycard presents British Summer Time on Thursday (06.07.17).The Nashville rock band headlined the event in Hyde Park but lead singer Caleb...

Green Day's Fan Show

Green Day invited a number of lucky fans to perform with them as they headlined Barclaycard's British Summer Time on Saturday (01.07.17).The US rockers kicked off a blistering set in London's Hyde Park with 'Know...

Mick Fleetwood Says Malibu Guitar Festival Will Be 'Great'

Mick Fleetwood says the Malibu Guitar Festival is going to be ''great''.The 69-year-old former drummer of Fleetwood Mac is joining the band's former guitarist Rick Vito in his side project The Mick Fleetwood Blues Band...

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Bst Hyde Park Support Acts

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers will be joined by a whole host of acts at British Summer Time Hyde Park.Country duo Ward Thomas, The Head and the Heart, Tyler Bryant And The Shakedown, The Shelters,...

Pink To Make Post-baby Festival Comeback In September

The Trouble singer will join the likes of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, and Muse as headline acts, while the line-up also includes Weezer, Andy Grammer, T-Pain, MAChine...

Stevie Wonder, Tom Petty & Lorde To Lead 500 Acts At New Orleans Festival

Maroon 5, Kings of Leon, Alabama Shakes, and Snoop Dogg are also on the bill, while Usher is planning something special with The Roots for the festival. The event will take place...

Tom Petty Loves Performing In England

Tom Petty loves nothing more than performing in England. The 66-year-old musician - who makes up Petty and The Heartbreakers - is set to headline at the Barclaycard British Summer Time in London's Hyde Park...

Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers To Headline Bst In Hyde Park 2017

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers will be joined by special guest Stevie Nicks at British Summer Time Hyde Park in 2017.The 'I Won't Back Down' hitmaker will be joined by his band mates, the Fleetwood...

Carrie Underwood Enjoys Skydiving Down Under

The Blown Away singer took to Instagram on Saturday (10Dec16) to tease fans about the big adventure she and her crew were about to embark on by posting video clips of the group...

Stars Line Up To Pay Tribute To Tom Petty At 2017 Musicares Bash

Don Henley, Randy Newman, Jackson Browne and Petty's Traveling Wilburys bandmate Jeff Lynne will also be part of the star-studded celebration. Petty and his band The Heartbreakers will close the event at...

Tom Petty To Be Honoured With All-star Tribute Concert As 2017'S Musicares Person Of The Year

Tom Petty has been announced as 2017's MusiCares Person Of The Year and will be honoured with an award from the charity at a special gala and tribute concert held at the Los Angeles Convention...

Sean Penn & Anthony Hopkins Join Tom Petty For New Music Video

The Hannibal star makes an appearance in the promo for I Forgive it All, while Penn served as the film's co-director. Tom and the group use the video to reflect on...

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