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R.I.P Tom Petty

Discussion in 'Bad Dog Cafe' started by Skully, Oct 2, 2017.

  1. ac15

    ac15 Poster Extraordinaire Ad Free Member

    May 9, 2005
    I don't have a problem with the information, just the fact that there are weenies out there who really, really think it's important to be first in line with those updates.

  2. jman72

    jman72 Tele-Holic

    Aug 31, 2013
    Central Florida
    Awful news. Full Moon Fever was my first "favorite" album when it came out, and it led me deeper down the road to all of his awesome tele-laden music. I can't think of another musician who better represents the last 30 years of rock and roll in America. This one really sucks hard. Here's my favorite of his albums:

    tom petty.jpg

  3. Ron R

    Ron R Friend of Leo's

    Mar 23, 2016
    Raleigh, NC
    Damn. R.I.P., Tom.:(

  4. Skully

    Skully Doctor of Teleocity

    Jun 12, 2003
    Glamorous NoHo
    The last song Petty played with the Heartbreakers.


  5. soulgeezer

    soulgeezer Poster Extraordinaire

    Nov 5, 2006
    Sinatra's World
    I'm starting this thread because it seems like we need a place for people to leave their comments on the passing of Tom Petty. So, I'll start:

    Dude was a great talent and made terrific music. The world and the world of music will be a lesser place with him not in it.

    RIP Tom Petty.

  6. Jimclarke100

    Jimclarke100 Tele-Afflicted

    Sep 8, 2009
    Horsham, UK
    Such awful, sad news...

  7. Strato50

    Strato50 Tele-Meister

    Mar 30, 2017
    Port Arthur TX

  8. BorderRadio

    BorderRadio Friend of Leo's Ad Free Member

    Apr 2, 2014
    Phoenix, AZ
    Ah's a bad day for many many reasons and now this too.

    Into the great wide open, man

  9. FenderLover

    FenderLover Friend of Leo's

    Jun 11, 2009
    He and I share a birthday on October 20th. Love this guy. Been a fan since album 1.

  10. Whoa Tele

    Whoa Tele Tele-Afflicted

    Mar 20, 2009
    Smyrna Ga.
    This one is gonna hit me the hardest when I look back at the last couple of years and all the legends who have passed. One of my all time favorites. May God bless his family and friends.
    El Tele Lobo and haggardfan1 like this.

  11. BorderRadio

    BorderRadio Friend of Leo's Ad Free Member

    Apr 2, 2014
    Phoenix, AZ
    Thanks Tom for all the good times, RIP

  12. WineCaster

    WineCaster Tele-Meister

    Jul 12, 2012
    Oshkosh, Wisconsin
    I cannot process the grief from today’s events...
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  13. blowtorch

    blowtorch Doctor of Teleocity Ad Free Member

    May 2, 2003
    I count 4 of these

  14. haggardfan1

    haggardfan1 Friend of Leo's

    Mar 17, 2014
    down every road
    This is just awful to read. My girlfriend especially likes his music; she often mentions how great his live show was in New Orleans when she saw him perform. We are just so sad.

    I didn't have a clue as to his age.

    What a tremendous talent he was, and so unique. :cry:
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  15. At least there's a certain immortality in music. My 6 year old's favorite song is The Waiting. Never in the car more than a minute before he says "Can we hear The Waiting" then "Louder".

    God Speed TP, ya done good

  16. alnicopu

    alnicopu Friend of Leo's

    Oct 3, 2009
    CBS news confirms Petty is dead at age 66. My son and I saw him a couple years back. Great band. RIP Tom Petty.

  17. SacDAve

    SacDAve Poster Extraordinaire

    Dec 23, 2009
    Rocklin Ca.

  18. nojazzhere

    nojazzhere Tele-Meister

    Feb 3, 2017
    Foat Wuth, Texas
    Sad, sad day.....Tom carried the torch for great guitar-oriented rock for a long time. He and Mike Campbell helped resurrect those "sixties-ish" guitar tones back in the early eighties. Tom could write fresh, new songs that could have been from the British invasion. The guitar world has lost a true advocate.....R.I.P.

    With all due respect and consideration, this strikes harder to my heart than the loss of Monty Hall or Hugh heart is broken.
    69Telecraigster and drlucky like this.

  19. Fred Rogers

    Fred Rogers Tele-Afflicted

    Jun 8, 2013
    Long Island
    I can't believe this...RIP

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