Tom Petty: Hypnotic Heartbreaker
by Nathan Chandler

Tom Petty came of age in the 60s and decided to make a name for himself in the arts. Rather than taking up psychedelic rock, new wave or metal, he opted for a timeless sort of rock 'n' roll that has somehow outlasted almost all of his peers. How much do you know about Petty and his life?

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