Tom Petty Videos

A new TP thread in celebration of the big tour this year. Sooooo many good songs/videos, right? :)
Sure wish I could find a video of Looking For Daddy, The Woods

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Casa Dega live 1978


  • helplessdancerhelplessdancer Posts: 3,703
    This one is a beautiful prayer

    The Best of Everything TOM PETTY & THE HEARTBREAKERS Pittsburgh PA Consol 6-20-2013
  • helplessdancerhelplessdancer Posts: 3,703
    Love how Ed starts it. Such a great song.
    Tom Petty & Eddie Vedder -- The Waiting (Tom Petty)
  • helplessdancerhelplessdancer Posts: 3,703
    Opening paragraph from the book inside the 6cd box set called, Playback 1973-93

    "When the first album by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers appeared in 1976, it seemed to come out of nowhere. Literally nowhere. Listening to that record-which sounded shockingly alive and immediate in a time full of disco and Kiss and mellow Californians remaking oldies-it was very hard to figure out where this band came from. The airy vocal harmonies and bright guitars suggested the west coast, but the gutsiness edging into nastiness seemed like what was happening in New York. The songs had an economy right out of England, but the voice in the lyrics was unmistakably American....

    Once, talking about being lumped in with Springsteen, Mellencamp, and Seger in rock critic shorthand. Petty said "I think I'm more, dare I say - eccentric than those guys. I know all those people quite well and I think that they're terrific...I was into that straight rock thing for a longtime. However I don't think that's the whole ball of wax. I think there's more to it than that."
  • helplessdancerhelplessdancer Posts: 3,703
    i love this song sooo much
    TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS " crawling back to you " live
  • buck502000buck502000 Birthplace of GIBSON guitarPosts: 6,643
    See you on the lawn at DTE ;)
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  • helplessdancerhelplessdancer Posts: 3,703
    pine knob! enjoy!

    Tom Petty - A Face In The Crowd
  • brianluxbrianlux Moving through All Kinds of Terrain.Posts: 19,041
    The first time I heard anything by T.P. was at a friends house around 1979 or 1980. He put on "Damn the Torpedoes" which was still fairly new and I heard it then for the first time. Wham! Instant fan!
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