Tag: "Tom Petty"

Editorial Features

Basslines and Protest Signs Part 30: Quit Playin’ My Song

October 16, 2019 | By Brett Callwood

Basslines and Protest Signs is Brett Callwood’s column looking at the intersection of music and politics. This week talks about the use of music without permission at political campaign rallies.

Editorial Features

Tom Petty, Runnin’ Down a Dream

October 4, 2017 | By Brett Callwood

Tom Petty was a giant in life and he’ll remain so in death. He leaves a songbook, a legacy, that future musicians, historians and fans will pour over, generations from now.

Editorial Features

(Un)Covered: Free Fallin’

October 4, 2017 | By Sam Devotta

Rock ’n’ roll lost an icon this week, so today’s post is a tribute to Tom Petty.

News

BMG Publishes First Book Celebrating The Zombies, ‘The “Odessey”: The Zombies in Words and Images’

April 5, 2017 | By Alex Bear

What happens when music meets culture? You get BMG’s first book: The “Odessey”: The Zombies in Words and Images.

Editorial Features

Rock and Repeat: Homage vs. Carbon Copy vs. Coincidence

April 19, 2016 | By Hannah Pierangelo

Why do musicians copy each other? Is it to pay homage, or merely coincidental? We dive into the concept of originality in music, and why maybe there’s more gray area than you think.