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Tom Petty Was Rock ’n’ Roll’s Ambassador to the World

Even if he would have been the last one to admit it.

Music
Dec. 15 2017 2:13 PMTom Petty Was a Rock ChameleonHis career quietly spanned subgenres, from new wave to Southern to classic to grunge—anything that was rock ’n’ roll.
Brow Beat
Oct. 8 2017 3:24 AMWatch Tom Petty’s Killer Deadpan in This Saturday Night Live Sketch From 2010
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Oct. 6 2017 2:28 PMMiley and Billy Ray Cyrus, Kesha Pay Tribute to Tom Petty with Perfectly Chosen Covers
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Oct. 3 2017 11:12 AMColdplay and Peter Buck of R.E.M. Honor Tom Petty With a Cover of “Free Fallin’”
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Oct. 3 2017 12:31 AMWatch Tom Petty’s Final Performance at the Hollywood Bowl
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Oct. 2 2017 4:22 PMMusicians Pay Tribute to Tom Petty
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Jan. 27 2015 4:02 PMThe Real Reason People Keep Plagiarizing Tom Petty
Hit Parade
Oct. 30 2017 12:02 PMHit Parade: Le Petty Prince EditionTom Petty and Prince only played together once. But their careers paralleled each other for four decades.
Brow Beat
Oct. 8 2017 12:47 AMJason Aldean Opens Saturday Night Live With Tom Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down”
Culture Gabfest
Oct. 4 2017 10:21 AMThe Culture Gabfest “Too Good to Last” EditionSlate’s Culture Gabfest on Battle of the Sexes, remembering Tom Petty, and the works of John McPhee.
Brow Beat
Oct. 3 2017 1:25 AMDid Anyone Make Better Driving Music Than Tom Petty?
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Oct. 2 2017 6:48 PMTom Petty Was Perhaps Rock’s Greatest Writer of First Lines
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Oct. 2 2017 4:12 PMTom Petty Is Dead at 66