American singer-songwriter Tom Petty is most known as the lead siner of the hit rock n roll band Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. He and the band are getting ready to go on their 40th Anniversary Tour which starts on April 20. Rolling Stone Magazine has quoted Petty as saying that the 2017 tour might be the bands last big tour due to the members being in their 60's and wanting to spend more time with family. While fans might be sad to hear that, he ensured that they will still be performing shows every now and then.
Tom Petty will be embarking on his new 2017 tour celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the hit band, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers. The tour will take the band all over North America giving fans the opportunity to see them perform fan favorites. Fans can also look forward to hearing songs from Petty's solo albums giving fans a real treat when attending their shows.
What fans love most about Tom Petty is that he refused to use synthesizers when artists alongside him were using them in the late 1970's and 1980's. The music has been classified as rock and roll, hearland rock, and even stoner rock and has become popular among younger generations allowing him to sell more than 80 million records worldwide.