Center for the Arts: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers – Damn the Torpedoes by Classic Albums Live
January 23 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Relive the magic of Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers’ breakthrough release album, Damn the Torpedoes, through the superb musicianship of Classic Albums Live. Classic Albums Live recreates classic rock’s quintessential albums in their entirety – note for note and cut for cut – with superb attention to detail, reconstructing these masterpieces of our modern era with utter authenticity. Damn the Torpedoes, with renowned songs such as “Don’t Do Me Like That” and “Refugee,” was Tom Petty & the Heartbreaker’s third album, released in 1979, and quickly rose to #2 on the Billboard charts, second only to Pink Floyd’s The Wall. The record went on to become triple platinum, listed by Rolling Stone as one of the 500 greatest albums of all time. The group was named to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002, while Tom Petty himself – with over 80 million records sold worldwide – is one of the best-selling music artists of this day.
Show: 8:00 p.m.
Cost: $35 – $50
Thursday, January 23