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Tom Petty breaks hearts one last time

Tom Petty breaks hearts one last time

By Darren Campuzano / For Th Pitt News

October 4, 2017


Filed under Culture, Music

"I'm just trying to make good quality music, 'cause I do realize this music is going to be around much longer than me. I do know that now,” Tom Petty said. The ample songwriter and classic rock trailblazer Petty died of cardiac arrest at age 66 Monday, Oct. 2. What hurts the most when true music i...

Pittsburgh rocker Nic Lawless shows polish, versatility on newest release

Pittsburgh rocker Nic Lawless shows polish, versatility on newest release

By Shawn Cooke / For The Pitt News

September 11, 2013


Filed under Archives

Nic Lawless and His Young CriminalesSunlessGrade: BSelf-releasedA name like Nic Lawless can evoke a dangerous brand of listener expectations. Harkening back to a time when punk implied serious troublemaking, a sensational alias may raise a few eyebrows within the now hyper-image-conscious scene. Such is...

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