Considering how rock/metal artists and their awards categories have been treated in recent history during GRAMMY telecasts, you’d think we would be used to being treated like the proverbial red-headed stepchild by now. However, the 60th GRAMMY Awards telecast has taken things another major step further.
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Today's stories include the official cause of death for Tom Petty, an update on the Pumpkins reunion, and Slayer's final tour
Since Tom Petty’s sudden passing in October 2017, an exact cause of death has not been released to the public until today (January 19) when Petty’s widow and daughter shared the final analysis from Medical Examiner – Coroner’s office.
The senior members of the late Tom Petty's Heartbreakers have posted heartfelt messages on the group's official website to thank fans for their support since Petty's October 2 death at the age of 66 from a heart attack.
Tom Petty, Chuck Berry, Chris Cornell, Chester Bennington, Fats Domino, Glen Campbell and more are now part of the artwork for the Beatles' Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band, courtesy of British artist Chris Barker.