RIP Tom Petty

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A genuinely great lyricist, and leader of a killer band.

grawlix (unperson), Monday, 2 October 2017 19:35 (two weeks ago) Permalink

From Twitter, a full New Year's Eve 1978 show:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QnS8577gBNc

grawlix (unperson), Monday, 2 October 2017 19:37 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Not that I am hopeful, but has that been officially confirmed by anyone but TMZ yet?

Josh in Chicago, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:37 (two weeks ago) Permalink

sadly TMZ pretty much always gets these things right. damn.

frogbs, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:38 (two weeks ago) Permalink

oh man

sleeve, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:44 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Oh FFS, a shitty day just got worse.

Dan Worsley, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:46 (two weeks ago) Permalink

'taken off life support' i'm seeing. I suppose not because he's doing better.

akm, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:47 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Surprised I found some words but I guess I did.

http://nedraggett.tumblr.com/post/165979442637/not-an-active-fan-never-saw-him-or-had-any-of

Ned Raggett, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:49 (two weeks ago) Permalink

RIP. He always felt like the last Classic Rock guy to me, the end of a generation/way of playing + writing.

Οὖτις, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:51 (two weeks ago) Permalink

It's flippant to say it but I kinda figured by default he'd be the last Wilbury to go. Not the middle one.

Ned Raggett, Monday, 2 October 2017 19:53 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Rest In Power, Tom.

http://www.rollingstone.com/music/news/tom-petty-on-past-confederate-flag-use-it-was-downright-stupid-20150714

Again, people just need to think about how it looks to a black person. It's just awful. It's like how a swastika looks to a Jewish person. It just shouldn't be on flagpoles.

Beyond the flag issue, we're living in a time that I never thought we'd see. The way we're losing black men and citizens in general is horrific. What's going on in society is unforgivable. As a country, we should be more concerned with why the police are getting away with targeting black men and killing them for no reason. That's a bigger issue than the flag. Years from now, people will look back on today and say, "You mean we privatized the prisons so there's no profit unless the prison is full?" You'd think someone in kindergarten could figure out how stupid that is. We're creating so many of our own problems.

Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Monday, 2 October 2017 19:53 (two weeks ago) Permalink

rip big man, heaven needed another 20% of the traveling wilburys

Mr. Eulon Mask, urging the UN to ban the "homicide robot" (bizarro gazzara), Monday, 2 October 2017 19:56 (two weeks ago) Permalink

RIP. Although he wasn't really my cup of tea, he clearly had the respect of a hell of a lot of notable musicians and, in spite of him mostly being an American phenomenon, he definitely made his mark.

more Allegro-like (Turrican), Monday, 2 October 2017 19:58 (two weeks ago) Permalink

This is the first "celebrity death" since Prince that's brought me to tears.

Monster fatberg (Phil D.), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:00 (two weeks ago) Permalink

</3

=(

One hell of a songwriter.

he doesn't need to be racist about it though. (Austin), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:01 (two weeks ago) Permalink

It has been confirmed.

JUST IN: Rocker Tom Petty is dead at 66, Los Angeles Police Department confirms to CBS News pic.twitter.com/XJp3mc69Rl

— CBS News (@CBSNews) October 2, 2017

Ned Raggett, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:02 (two weeks ago) Permalink

don't think anyone made the flying V look cooler

Οὖτις, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:04 (two weeks ago) Permalink

He certainly put on one of the few arena shows I've enjoyed, w/ Dylan @MSG, July '86.

ice cream social justice (Dr Morbius), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:06 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Unlike Prince or Bowie (to name two recent examples), I don't feel compelled to listen to Tom Petty today. Those guys were foundational alchemists, a guy like Tom Petty was ... comfort. In the best possible way. It's a strange irony that that makes him harder to listen to right now.

I saw Amy Ray from the Indigo Girls do a killer cover of "Refugee" once that completely re-contexualized the song for me. Also helped me recognize how hard it is to write a universal anthem, let alone a few.

Josh in Chicago, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:07 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Fuck. A huge loss.

kornrulez6969, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:08 (two weeks ago) Permalink

his last show was at the Hollywood Bowl just nine days ago. played there three nights in a row.

nomar, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:08 (two weeks ago) Permalink

damn ): rip

Rael Estate (diamonddave85), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:09 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Love tom petty. Have always loved tom petty. He could do that eternal byrds thing with better hooks than anybody.

Wahhh

harbinger of failure (Jon not Jon), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:14 (two weeks ago) Permalink

um what

illegal economic migration (Tracer Hand), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:15 (two weeks ago) Permalink

whatever their lives were actually like, all these guys...Bowie, Prince, Leonard Cohen, Tom Petty...they seemed like decent guys, good souls, and they tried to bring that to their music and personas. Tom Petty, he was a real performer. He almost reminded me of a silent movie actor, he was such a great, funny, warm presence onstage and in his videos.

nomar, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:17 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Jon Not Jon and nomar otm, he was important to me ever since I started listening to music and was always there, like a familiar friend from high school who you don;t see very much but it's always cool when you do, the kind of classic rock that makes you happy when you hear it on the radio

sleeve, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:19 (two weeks ago) Permalink

The last two songs from what turned out to be his final show. If you're going to barnburn, do it like this.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4WNHB8vROg4

Ned Raggett, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:28 (two weeks ago) Permalink

His might be my favorite still-active backing band. I could listen to Campbell or Tench play for days.

Josh in Chicago, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:31 (two weeks ago) Permalink

His last album was a robust little thing.

the Rain Man of nationalism. (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:31 (two weeks ago) Permalink

he was fucking great on King of the Hill too.

evol j, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:32 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Aww, damn.

A great, consistent songwriter whom I've found it all too easy to take for granted over the years. Like, he's never someone I think of as a favourite of mine, but then "The Waiting" or "American Girl" or something else will come on the radio when I'm driving and for three or so minutes I'll think I'm hearing the most brilliant pop song ever written.

the general theme of STUFF (cryptosicko), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:36 (two weeks ago) Permalink

my first favorite musician, and I think my daughter's first favorite musician. as dadrock as you can get, I know. i thought about taking her to see him last summer for her first show but she's still pretty young. regretting that now.

tylerw, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:42 (two weeks ago) Permalink

TMZ's latest update indicates that things are still tangled but that ultimately the end is near:

Sources tell us at 10:30 Monday morning a chaplain was called to Tom's hospital room. We're told the family has a do not resuscitate order on Tom. The singer is not expected to live throughout the day, but he's still clinging to life. A report that the LAPD confirmed the singer's death is inaccurate -- the L.A. County Sheriff's Dept. handled the emergency.

Ned Raggett, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:46 (two weeks ago) Permalink

RIP. one of the greats.

Universal LULU Nation (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:47 (two weeks ago) Permalink

There's that great 4 hour documentary about Tom Petty, Runnin' Down a Dream. Watching it, the thing that strikes you is how little struggle he had, career-wise. Everybody loved him from the beginning. In Florida, he was instantly the top guy in his local music scene. Moves to LA, gets signed right away. His band Mudcrutch is dropped, but he gets a solo deal. First album has Breakdown and American Girl.

No years of toil, honing his craft. It was immediate success. It's a testament to how great he was (damn it sucks to type was

kornrulez6969, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:47 (two weeks ago) Permalink

I thought his appearance on The Larry Sanders Show was v good. From memory he was squaring up to Clint Black and calling him "fucking Roy Rogers, here" or something similar.

calzino, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:48 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Meanwhile Dylan lives.

the Rain Man of nationalism. (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:48 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Aw dammit. Dammit dammit dammit. I love Tom Petty, probably more than he deserves, but he's one of my all-time favorites. I love his singing more than anything else, he worked wonders with that whine.

a man often referred to in the news media as the Duke of Saxony (tipsy mothra), Monday, 2 October 2017 20:49 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Meanwhile Dylan lives.

DON'T FUCKING JINX IT

Οὖτις, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:50 (two weeks ago) Permalink

A shock. But worse for my poor mum. I may have to call her.

imago, Monday, 2 October 2017 20:59 (two weeks ago) Permalink

RIP. He was a good songwriter with a unique voice. Also RIP to one of the few current musical concerns that kept my mom buying records. She loved him!

Dominique, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:01 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Related to that, they're playing The Traveling Wilburys in my office right now. And it's like a party photo of someone gone, vs. a picture of them alone. It's good to hear.

Eazy, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:02 (two weeks ago) Permalink

(tom petty is not dead btw)

k3vin k., Monday, 2 October 2017 21:04 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Didn't trust TMZ, but it's looking about as bad as possible. DNRs don't usually lead to happy outcomes.

xpost I think Petty worked really hard for his success, actually, an ambitious redneck playing everywhere from backyard parties and frat houses on up (like Van Halen did). If he got lucky at all it was by having his rise coincide right with MTV's, and also having Mike Campbell as a cohort. And also writing a dozen or so songs for the ages. That takes some luck, too.

Josh in Chicago, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:06 (two weeks ago) Permalink

What the fuck?

calstars, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:06 (two weeks ago) Permalink

and I was listening to Into the Great Wide Open on Saturday.

the Rain Man of nationalism. (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Monday, 2 October 2017 21:16 (two weeks ago) Permalink

i had been revisiting some of his latter day stuff last week and was struck by how great this one was:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jqJS2nB4D4s

tylerw, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:18 (two weeks ago) Permalink

^^^ holy fuck, tylerw, "You and Me" is a jam. If Fleetwood Mac had released it, no one would've blinked.

the Rain Man of nationalism. (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Monday, 2 October 2017 21:22 (two weeks ago) Permalink

totally. i remember staying away from the last DJ at first because of its cranky title track, but about half of it is fantastic.

tylerw, Monday, 2 October 2017 21:24 (two weeks ago) Permalink

Enjoying this bit of Garry Shandling and Petty hanging out:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WIvNe569Q9g

reggae mike love (polyphonic), Monday, 2 October 2017 21:26 (two weeks ago) Permalink

deep in this rabbithole now

Don't you come around here no more

Commandolin Wind (James Redd and the Blecchs), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 01:44 (one week ago) Permalink

scored a super nice LP copy of Hard Promises today thanks to my non-gouging local store, it was 7 bucks. digging the deep cuts on this one, "Deliver Me" is sounding particularly nice right now

― sleeve, Monday, October 9, 2017 9:39 PM (five minutes ago) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

sorry I meant the Long After Dark LP, not HP

― sleeve, Monday, October 9, 2017

"Finding Out"!

morning wood truancy (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 01:44 (one week ago) Permalink

it's playing right now! very good, tense, acrobatic.

sleeve, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 01:48 (one week ago) Permalink

excellent Howie harmonies

morning wood truancy (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 01:51 (one week ago) Permalink

a+ album

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 02:24 (one week ago) Permalink

only early into Zanes but: Tom & Brooce venn diagram overlaps the most clearly with childhood/teens. Music isn’t a hobby, it’s the pieces of a ladder you build to get the FUCK out of your hell. you make it your job to be the best & surround yourself with the most talented people you can to ensure you stay out.

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 02:44 (one week ago) Permalink

Pretty much every Tom Petty CD is now on back order on Amazon.

...and have been since about last Tuesday! Thanks to reductions in ready stock, this is becoming par for the course with them whenever a Classic Rock icon or such dies. I remember when Jack Bruce passed a few years ago, shortly after hearing the news I dropped in to pick up the Cream albums I was missing only to find them already on back order for a few days. I noticed a similar thing earlier this year with Gregg Allman.

It's kind of a shame MCA never really got a proper Petty reissue program going. They only ever remastered ...Torpedoes, Hard Promises, and Long After Dark*, all independent of each other and with the former getting a deluxe double disc treatment w/b-sides and live stuff as well. I don't know if there were ever plans for the other four, but I do know that Let Me Up had been in print for many years as a cheapie budget CD (I remember seeing it and not picking it up from the $5 bin at Best Buy in the early 2000s). An expanded Full Moon Fever would seem like a no-brainer, although it still sounds pretty good for a 25+ year old CD.

*Warner Bros. did the two Shelter albums (which Petty owned the rights to) in the early '00s as well.

to fly across the city and find Aerosmith's car (C. Grisso/McCain), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 04:33 (one week ago) Permalink

Another interesting thing about Petty on CD is that almost everything he did up through Wildflowers is/was available as budget catalogue titles for about $4-$7 a throw. A few of the Warners albums are OOP, but generally can be found easily and cheaply. For instance, I think Echo was heavily overprinted upon release. I got my copy for about $5 at a record show in 2000 or so from a guy who had a stack of sealed copies that weren't promos, cut-outs, or from a CD club.

to fly across the city and find Aerosmith's car (C. Grisso/McCain), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 04:42 (one week ago) Permalink

P4k has retrospective reviews of s/t, Damn the Torpedoes, Full Moon Fever and Wildflowers up today.

iCloudius (cryptosicko), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 13:16 (one week ago) Permalink

I just realized, no Petty songs have appeared in commercials, right? I don't recall him making a public point of not selling his songs to advertisers, but I also can't think of any instances of, say, "American Girl" being used to sell jeans.

Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 13:59 (one week ago) Permalink

"You Don't Know How It Feels" sells weed iirc

morning wood truancy (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:01 (one week ago) Permalink

ha

Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:02 (one week ago) Permalink

Glad to see "You Got Lucky" on that digital chart, albeit toward the bottom. I haven't heard or seen much of that in the past week's flood of Petty. It's a great song and also the video was a pretty big deal at the time -- I remember friends who were lucky enough to have MTV talking about it a lot, its post-apocalyptic shtick was very Road Warrior/early '80s dystopian. The beginning of him as a real MTV guy.

a man often referred to in the news media as the Duke of Saxony (tipsy mothra), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:13 (one week ago) Permalink

I just realized, no Petty songs have appeared in commercials, right? I don't recall him making a public point of not selling his songs to advertisers, but I also can't think of any instances of, say, "American Girl" being used to sell jeans.

― Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Tuesday, October 10, 2017 8:59 AM (fourteen minutes ago) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

Runnin Down a Dream has to be in something

bodak horseman (voodoo chili), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:14 (one week ago) Permalink

maybe it was in a bumper in a football game, or another sports-related thing

bodak horseman (voodoo chili), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:14 (one week ago) Permalink

Runnin' Down a Dream was used incessantly in the NBA playoffs a few years ago.

Chris L, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:41 (one week ago) Permalink

Interesting how "The Waiting," which Petty felt was as sure a hit as he could write, still can't crack that list of best-selling songs.

Chris L, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:44 (one week ago) Permalink

It's the hardest part.

Monster fatberg (Phil D.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:45 (one week ago) Permalink

no "Refugee" either!

sleeve, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 14:48 (one week ago) Permalink

Glad to see "You Got Lucky" on that digital chart, albeit toward the bottom. I haven't heard or seen much of that in the past week's flood of Petty

They played it for the first time in 20-something years on this last tour.

to fly across the city and find Aerosmith's car (C. Grisso/McCain), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 15:32 (one week ago) Permalink

Runnin' Down a Dream was used incessantly in the NBA playoffs a few years ago.

― Chris L, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 10:41 AM (fifty minutes ago) Bookmark Flag Post Permalink

True, but that's not really the same thing as using a song in an ad. I think sports broadcasts are a different animal -- they don't need an artist's permission to use a song during a game, though they certainly have to pay out royalties for whatever songs they use.

Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 15:36 (one week ago) Permalink

It was the official song of the network's playoff coverage that year iirc, I would assume they had a fairly lucrative deal worked out for that.

Chris L, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 16:35 (one week ago) Permalink

Ah, yeah, that's definitely more than x song played going into a commercial break.

Montgomery Burns' Jazz (Tarfumes The Escape Goat), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 17:04 (one week ago) Permalink

T.P. & Peter Gabriel checking in on their daughters' joint art show in 1999.

https://i.pinimg.com/736x/e4/43/f5/e443f5f33548e5a4b37d9a350533577c--peter-gabriel-tom-petty.jpg

to fly across the city and find Aerosmith's car (C. Grisso/McCain), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 17:30 (one week ago) Permalink

Jason Isbell did “Refugee” @ the Ryman on Sunday night

http://www.rollingstone.com/country/news/see-jason-isbells-ripping-cover-of-tom-pettys-refugee-w507990

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 17:44 (one week ago) Permalink

Petty was a big Lakers fan so in my eyes its not quite the same as say a Kia commercial.

DavidLeeRoth, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 18:05 (one week ago) Permalink

yeah Petty wasn't a nerd who called stuff "sports ball" so he probably thought it was cool

Universal LULU Nation (upper mississippi sh@kedown), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 20:20 (one week ago) Permalink

Music isn’t a hobby, it’s the pieces of a ladder you build to get the FUCK out of your hell. you make it your job to be the best & surround yourself with the most talented people you can to ensure you stay out.

― Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Monday, October 9, 2017

OTM. Still can't recall whether it was Petty or someone else who said that his greatest musical talent was his unique knack for convincing people not to go to college.

Larry Elleison (rogermexico.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 20:41 (one week ago) Permalink

Jason Isbell did “Refugee” @ the Ryman on Sunday night

http://www.rollingstone.com/country/news/see-jason-isbells-ripping-cover-of-tom-pettys-refugee-w507990

― Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, October 10, 2017

I'm afraid to listen. Is it good? The Wilco and DBTs covers did my heart good but honestly kinda sucked.

Larry Elleison (rogermexico.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 20:42 (one week ago) Permalink

i was trying to think of actually good Tom Petty covers and was having trouble coming up with any ... anyone have a favorite?

tylerw, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 20:51 (one week ago) Permalink

Sharon Van Etten, "Stop Draggin' My Heart Around"

https://youtu.be/KiH6Dtwz-aU

Monster fatberg (Phil D.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 20:54 (one week ago) Permalink

isbell did a few covers this week it turns out... "even the losers" solo guitar pretty moving actually

https://youtu.be/5R0XnkPYw9g

Larry Elleison (rogermexico.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:16 (one week ago) Permalink

and to my great relief his refugee is legit

Larry Elleison (rogermexico.), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:16 (one week ago) Permalink

With the Heartbreakers as backing band, no less.

grawlix (unperson), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:32 (one week ago) Permalink

oh yeah, the cash covers are good! forgot those ...

Sharon van Etten can do a mean Stevie Nicks, haha

tylerw, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:40 (one week ago) Permalink

i like Melissa Etheridge’s cover of Refugee
it’s quieter but her voice suits it

https://youtu.be/KONLrSI2_Y0

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:41 (one week ago) Permalink

and I love this Matthew Sweet & Susannah Hoffs cover of Here Comes My Girl

https://youtu.be/__q1sS5vSKc

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:45 (one week ago) Permalink

(except they go too slow on the chorus & i want to hurry them up)

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:46 (one week ago) Permalink

!!!

ok i just stumbled on this & it might be my favorite TP cover from the past week

Chris Stapleton doing Learning to Fly
idk maybe i just love his voice but i think he kills it
https://youtu.be/FzWXO_Il8So

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:51 (one week ago) Permalink

not a cover at all, but a sweet, adorable homage. the pooh sticks, "the wild one, forever":

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GhfXuubw1x4

fact checking cuz, Tuesday, 10 October 2017 21:55 (one week ago) Permalink

I've been on a Tom Petty binge for the past year or so and have been reminded how much I really, really dislike most of his videos. Maybe it's because they were on all the time, I don't know. But actually the "Here Comes My Girl" video (him and the band playing alone in a room) is great. He was so charming on stage in those early days, and it really captured that.

Sam Weller, Wednesday, 11 October 2017 14:31 (one week ago) Permalink

I honestly thought he made a mistake doing "Won't Back Down" on the post-9/11 TV special. Playing right into W's agenda.

ice cream social justice (Dr Morbius), Wednesday, 11 October 2017 15:07 (one week ago) Permalink

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iVyHYMKCdVM

Monster fatberg (Phil D.), Wednesday, 11 October 2017 15:30 (one week ago) Permalink

is that Gary Hart

morning wood truancy (Alfred, Lord Sotosyn), Tuesday, 17 October 2017 18:20 (yesterday) Permalink

not sure if serious, but anyway - that's jerry lee lewis (great balls of etc)

StanM, Tuesday, 17 October 2017 18:59 (yesterday) Permalink

2/3 through Zanes bio, goddamn so good. I thought the Bogdanovich doc was good but man Zanes really peers into the dark corners & gives so much more nuance, i love it

Squeaky Fromage (VegemiteGrrl), Tuesday, 17 October 2017 20:39 (yesterday) Permalink

I was in Austin over the weekend, and a friend hooked us up with Austin City Limits passes. We only went for maybe an hour or so, saw a bit of Spoon, saw a bit of Chance, then left. A couple of days later I saw a roundup whose headline implied lots of tearjerker moments. I thought, really? Who in the world would elicit tears at this latest in a long line of now anonymously corporate events? Gorillaz? Jay-Z? So I read the article and, indeed, at least one of the BS tearjerker moments was an artist so happy to be there they got weepy. Um, yeah. But another emotional moment cited was when the fest played over the PA Tom Petty doing "Free Falling"from a past live at ACL. That's how lame these festivals have become. If you want something truly emotionally, you've got to go the archives and get yourself a pro.

Josh in Chicago, Wednesday, 18 October 2017 01:03 (twenty hours ago) Permalink


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