Classic Rock Profiles: Introduction to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

The band’s early days Heartland rock pioneers Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers formed in Gainesville, Florida in the mid-1970s. The founder and primary vocalist/guitarist, is Thomas Earl “Tom” Petty. Other founding members include Mike Campbell (lead guitar), Ron Blair (bass), Stan Lynch (drums), Benmont Tench (keyboards), but in the following years some … Read more