Tom Petty's Death: A great loss to the music industry

Tom Petty

Tom Petty

Heartbreaker, Wilbury, solo musician, storyteller, and so much more - has died aged 66.

Petty passed away Monday night in Los Angeles after suffering from cardiac arrest at his home.

KISS frontman Paul Stanley, 65, was also devastated about Tom's death, admitting he has "loved" the late star's music.

As they often did, the band extended the "American Girl" outro and spent some time jamming on the song before heading to the front of the stage to interact with the crowd.

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In a recent interview with Rolling Stone, Swift took time to reflect on Tom Petty as an artist and songwriter. He was a writer and craftsman who added scores of songs to rock's lexicon.

Some musicians provide the soundtrack for a single generation, but Tom Petty created a body of work that lasted for multiple generations. I think it's really important that you believe in yourself, first of all. But many of us feel like we did because of a deep connection to the supreme music he produced throughout a 40-year period.

Wilco previously remembered Petty on Twitter by unearthing a video of their 1995 live cover of the singer's "Listen to Her Heart". Call it superstition, laugh if you must, but I've never set out on a road trip without listening to "Don't back down" first.

Just take the start of "Runnin" Down a Dream" - "It was a attractive day, the sun beat down/ I had the radio on, I was driving/ Trees flew by, me and Del were singing "Little Runaway'/ I was flying" - which does more to establish character and mood than the opening chapters of most books. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002. "With a little kid, that's a lot of time".

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As for Young, his tribute begins by referencing Petty's final concert with his band The Heartbreakers, which took place on September 25 in Los Angeles.

Dylan, Roy Orbison, Jeff Lynne and George Harrison. "If I'm gonna get it together to go make a record, I want it to be something that does feel timeless and honest".

The world changed more than Petty did over the past few decades, even his marriage to Jane Benyo (with whom he had two children) broke up and he battled heroin addiction in the '90s.

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