Tom Petty

Article image
Tom Petty’s family accuses auction house of listing his ‘stolen’ clothes for sale
Musician’s family says items for sale are ‘clearly stolen’, but Boston auction house claims it bought them after Petty’s former home was foreclosed in 2015

Sian Cain

24, May, 2023 @11:24 PM

Article image
Mo Ostin, US record exec who signed Jimi Hendrix and the Kinks, dies aged 95
Headhunted by Frank Sinatra, the head of Warner/Reprise oversaw classic releases by the likes of Neil Young, Fleetwood Mac and Prince

Laura Snapes

02, Aug, 2022 @9:12 AM

Article image
Somewhere You Feel Free: behind the making of Tom Petty’s Wildflowers
The process of creating the defining album that the singer deemed his finest is explored in a dense new documentary

Jim Farber

10, Nov, 2021 @6:34 AM

Article image
PJ Harvey, Sonic Youth, Madonna: the unseen archives of rock photographer Tony Mott
He’s partied with Queen. Tom Petty had his email. Now one of Australia’s most accomplished rock photographers has been digging through his negatives

Kirsten Krauth, photography by Tony Mott

12, Oct, 2021 @4:30 PM

Article image
Mike Campbell on life after Tom Petty: 'I think I found my own voice'
The guitarist turned singer talks about his first album with band The Dirty Knobs and how he’s processing his grief for his late Heartbreakers bandmate

Jim Farber

17, Nov, 2020 @8:06 AM

Article image
From Dukes of Hazzard to Kanye West: the curse of the Confederate flag
Lynyrd Skynyrd flew it, Ludacris stamped on it and Spike Lee compared it to a swastika. In the era of Black Lives Matter, what do these battles reveal about the American South’s Confederate flag?

Steve Rose

27, Jul, 2020 @5:00 AM

Article image
Tom Petty estate issues cease and desist over Trump's use of song
Family says late singer stood against ‘racism and discrimination of any kind’

Laura Snapes

21, Jun, 2020 @9:56 AM

Article image
What made 60s music giants so great? Jamming says Bob Dylan's son
Singer’s new documentary about the 1960s Laurel Canyon music scene shows why there is no substitute for creative collaboration

Vanessa Thorpe

09, May, 2020 @2:10 PM

Article image
Leather and lace: how Stevie Nicks created a new musical language
A career-spanning box set documents the Fleetwood Mac singer’s influence as a solo artist, starting with her 1981 debut Bella Donna and its beguilingly witchy, feminine energy

Annie Zaleski

17, Apr, 2019 @3:43 PM

Article image
Lady Bird, Dave Matthews Band and the films that give corny songs new life
Greta Gerwig’s penchant for 90s soft rock got Guardian writers thinking about other cheesy numbers revived in cinema, from Sweet Caroline to Rhythm of the Night

Guardian music

12, Feb, 2018 @2:05 PM

Article image
Tom Petty family hope guitarist's death will raise awareness of opioid crisis
Musician’s wife and daughter say a fractured hip led to ‘over use of medication’ and voice hope report will contribute to opioid discussion

Sam Levin and agencies

21, Jan, 2018 @3:47 PM

Article image
Spotify sued for $1.6bn in unpaid royalties as it reportedly files for IPO
The music streaming service faces a claim on behalf of artists including Neil Young and Janis Joplin as it prepares a share sale

Ben Beaumont-Thomas and Dominic Rushe

03, Jan, 2018 @11:21 AM

1 / 5 pages