On this, the one year anniversary of Tom Petty‘s passing, I thought you might like to read a recent interview with Heartbreaker (now Fleetwood Mac?!) guitarist Mike Campbell.
…It’s not until he thinks back to a brief encounter after that Hollywood Bowl show — the final time he spoke with Petty — that the eyes behind Campbell’s purple Lennon sunglasses well up with tears. “We said that we loved each other,” he says, wiping the moisture off his face. “Sorry I’m crying. It’s going to take me a while, but I’m at peace with the way we left things.”
I’m not sure Mike realizes what a great player he is. Mike Campbell and the Dirty Knobs tribute to Tom Petty:
The last Tom Petty Heartbreakers introduction 9/25/17: