Free Fallin’, Don’t Come Around Here , American Girl, Refugee, Learning to Fly, The Last Deejay, and the list goes on. So many rock songs from the 1970’s, 1980’s and 1990’s come from a Rock Legend who’s heading back to Vancouver this summer.
Tom Petty is known for his raspy voice, his guitar playing, his guitar collection and his lyrics. He’s even done some acting with his first appearance as a cameo in the 1978 movie FM.
Live Nation has announced that Tom Petty’s 40th Anniversary Tour has added a Vancouver date. It’ll be one of the last concerts of the tour.
“THURSDAY, AUGUST 17, 2017 with special guests The Lumineers.
PEPSI LIVE AT ROGERS ARENA – VANCOUVER, BC
Doors: 6:30PM Show: 7:30PM
TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 14 @ 10AM
Charge by Phone 1-855-985-5000
Tickets (incl. GST) $49.50, $89.00, $119.00, $175.00
(Plus FMF & Service charges)
**RESERVED SEATING / ALL AGES**
Additionally, due to overwhelming demand, second shows have been added in both Boston on July 21 and Philadelphia on July 29. Previously announced dates in both cities are sold out.
Tickets for the newly announced shows in Seattle and Boston will go on sale on Monday, February 13 at10am local time, and Philadelphia at 12pm local time. Tickets for the Vancouver show will go on sale on Tuesday, February 14 at 10am local time.
Tom Petty will be honored this Friday, February 10 as the 2017 MusiCares Person of the Year, in celebration of his extraordinary creative accomplishments and significant charitable work. Proceeds from the annual Person of the Year tribute—now in its 27th year—provide essential support for MusiCares, which ensures music people have a place to turn in times of financial, medical and personal need. Artists performing songs written by Tom Petty in Petty’s honor at the awards ceremony in Los Angeles include Foo Fighters, Don Henley, Norah Jones, Taj Mahal, Randy Newman, Stevie Nicks, Gary Clark Jr., Jeff Lynne, George Strait; Jackson Browne, Chris Hillman and Herb Pedersen, Elle King, Regina Spektor; the Lumineers; the Head And The Heart, the Shelters and more. For more information, please visit www.musicares.org.
To further commemorate the 40th anniversary of their self-titled debut album, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers have released two companion vinyl box sets featuring their entire studio album repertoire. Both box sets are now available viaUMe and Reprise/Warner Bros. All LPs in the limited-edition box sets have been pressed on 180-gram vinyl with replica artwork. Several of these albums have been out of print on vinyl for years and most albums have been re-mastered for this release.
More details on the band’s 40th Anniversary Tour and career-spanning vinyl box sets are available at www.tompetty.com.
For complete tour and ticket information, visit livenation.com”
Source: Live Nation Entertainment.
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