3Tom Petty is one of the great rock musicians still out there rocking and rolling on the road today.
Petty has spent the last few years touring with his band Mudcrutch, leaving some speculating if we had seen the end of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. However, rumors have been circulating that Petty has revived his desire to tour with his old band playing his 1995 LP Wildflowers. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers tour starts April 2017.
In 1976 Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers formed in Gainesville, Florida and have been a force in rock since the 1980s. The Heartbreakers have an extensive library of hit songs, “Learning to Fly”, “Mary Jane’s Last Dance,” “Free Falling,” “Refugee,” “Breakdown” and many more. Petty has collaborated with Bob Dylan, Stevie Nicks, Dave Grohl, and Bob Dylan; he is an American poet and legendary rock star.
Petty has been touring with the Heartbreakers for decades, widely recognized as one of the most consistent live rock performers. Over the past two years Tom Petty has been touring with his original band Mudcrutch, formed in 1970, that is actually comprised of members from The Heartbreakers.
Tom Petty has an awesome tour in mind for 2017