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Tom Petty ‘Almost Done’ With New Album

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After hitting the pause button on sessions for their next record to focus on their 2013 summer tour, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers are back at work in the studio.

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Tom Petty’s Statement on Fire Marshal Shutting Down Show

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The details are still being sorted out, but lax security appears to have been the culprit at Saturday night's (June 8) prematurely ended Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers show, which found the Los Angeles fire marshal forced to pull the plug with 45 minutes to go in the band's set list.

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Concert Shut Down by Fire Marshals

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' show last night (June 8) at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles was shut down by fire marshals as a result of overcrowding.

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Mike Campbell Talks About Playing Forgotten Songs on Tom Petty Tour

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers guitarist Mike Campbell admitted to Rolling Stone that he'd forgotten about some of the songs suggested for the group's current tour. Instead of just hauling out the usual hits, Petty and the Heartbreakers are digging deep into their 35-year-old catalog to fill out the set lists. And some of the cuts are so obscure, the guy who co-wrote some of them and played recorded of them can't even remember them.

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Tom Petty Doesn’t Want to Be a Human Jukebox

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Samir Hussein, Getty Images

Tom Petty is scheduled to spend much of the next month on the road with the Heartbreakers, including a multi-night stand at the Henry Ford Theatre in Los Angeles and a high-profile appearance at the Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival in Tennessee. But fans familiar with Petty's regular set lists may not hear all the hits they're used to.

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Tom Petty, John Fogerty and Jackson Browne Join Randy Newman at Hall of Fame Induction

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Kevin Mazur, Getty Images

Tom Petty, John Fogerty and Jackson Browne joined Randy Newman onstage last night at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony. The four veteran rockers, who all live in Los Angeles, opened the show at the city's Nokia Theater with a version of Newman's 1983 song 'I Love L.A.'

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Alice Cooper, Rush, Tom Petty + More Announced for Summerfest 2013 Lineup

Alice Cooper, Rush, and Tom Petty
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As if anyone really needed another reason to wish they were in Milwaukee during late June and early July, this year's Summerfest lineup looks like the classic rock party of a lifetime.

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Tom Petty’s ‘You Got Lucky’ Covered by Divine Fits

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Tom Petty fans watching late-night television got lucky Wednesday night (March 27), when indie darlings Divine Fits performed the Heartbreakers classic 'You Got Lucky' on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!' in a hip version that was surprisingly faithful to the original.

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Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers – 2013 Must-See Rock Concerts

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Samir Hussein, Getty Images

Who: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers

What: Summer 2013 Tour

When: May 16 – June 29

Why: Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers will hit the road for 21 dates that will include multiple night stands at smaller venues like New York’s Beacon Theatre and Los Angeles’ Fonda Theatre. In addition, the tour also finds them headliningthe Bonnaroo Music

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Tom Petty Plans to Release New Album in 2013

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers have just announced the dates for their 2013 summer tour, and now Petty is discussing some of the group's plans for both those live performances and an upcoming album they plan to release later this year.

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