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Music review: Bob Dylan, American Idol

...with twice before, the 1949 Frankie Laine hit "That Lucky Old Sun." He performed this lovely song in concert with Tom Petty in 1985 and turned it into a bitter complaint, resentful and struggling for relief. He did the song again in Madison...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2015-02-25/music-review-bob-dylan-american-idol
Art
Making the Super Bowl dance

...wanted to do the rest of my life."Carson would dance anything her parents, Tom and Sherri Carson, her parents played: Tom Petty, Lindsey Buckingham, the Rolling Stones and the Beatles.As her strength and determination grew, Carson became a top...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2015-02-01/making-super-bowl-dance
Sports
Stop the give-away rally

...tore up a large, multibillion-dollar fake check to the North Slope's three major oil companies. Music, including Tom Petty's "Won't Back Down," and Bruce Springsteen's "The Rising," blared from loudspeakers.Senate Minority Leader...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-04-04/stop-give-away-rally
State
Tollefson back in town to play Wednesday

...Juneauites do - at the Alaska Folk Festival when he was 12. (For those that were there, he was the tall red-head playing Tom Petty's Last Dance for Mary Jane," and Oasis' "Wonderwall.") He continued to play and write his own songs throughout...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/122310/art_760560136.shtml
Arts
Best Bets: Rock, Vivaldi and bonfires for the solstice

...is described by fans as a straight-ahead rock band, and as a Southern rock band with an alternative twist. Fans of Tom Petty or Elvis Costello will appreciate the writing, although Cracker can add more of a punk edge on some songs than those...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/121902/thi_bestbets.shtml
This WeeK
An early peek at Eric Tollefson's upcoming release

...Lager and her father John on stage. The next year Tollefson was back at the folk fest performing his own set - largely Tom Petty covers. Then for a little while in middle school and high school his interests turned to other things - skateboarding...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-12-22/early-peek-eric-tollefsons-upcoming-relea
Art
Former JDHS dancer helps Thunder Mountain groove

...musical tastes also helped."I knew at five I wanted to dance," Carson said. "Anything my parents played, from Tom Petty, Lindsey Buckingham , the Rolling Stones, and the Beatles. I would dance with my dad and we would get the vacuum cleaner...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2012-01-31/former-jdhs-dancer-helps-thunder-mount
Sports
The hardest part

...they pay a premium - a Wall Street speculative premium. With no limits rule, consumers and businesses are harmed. Tom Petty sang, "The waiting is the hardest part." After the economic pain we went through, it's hard not to let the waiting...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2011-07-17/hardest-part
Local
McGuinn's album picks

...Rio" (Solo): This excellent album from 1991, dates back to a 1987 European tour that McGuinn took with Dylan and Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. "The Folk Den Project" (Solo): An excellent introduction to folk music in general.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/013108/mus_242140998.shtml
MASHUP of the week

...dead dog's eye (Beatles reference). But his mashups are amazing. Among them is a great one that pits Yung Joc vs. Tom Petty and another that has E-40 at his Hyphy finest over Blondie. But my favorite so far is "Still a Butterfly" - Snoop...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/021408/mus_246715293.shtml

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