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red dog 1

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Tue Oct 3, 2017, 08:48 PM Oct 2017

What's your favorite Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers song? [View all]

Last edited Fri Oct 6, 2017, 03:07 PM - Edit history (3)

One of the greatest rock guitarist/singer-songwriters ever, in my opinion.

(He died way too young)


Google: "Tom Petty Death: Bob Dylan Pays Tribute to Traveling Wilburys Bandmate" (NME.com)


52 votes, 4 passes | Time left: Unlimited
American Girl
7 (13%)
Listen to Her Heart
2 (4%)
Breakdown
5 (10%)
Learning to Fly
3 (6%)
Free Fallin'
10 (19%)
I Won't Back Down
12 (23%)
Mary Jane's Last Dance
3 (6%)
Refugee
7 (13%)
Don't Come Around Here No More
2 (4%)
Runnin' Down a Dream
1 (2%)
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I have a soft spot for spike, but that's an offbeat choice unblock Oct 2017 #1
That's a good one too n/t hibbing Oct 2017 #3
Love Spike MontanaMama Oct 2017 #27
The waiting is so close to American Girl OriginalGeek Oct 2017 #64
Don't come around here no more hibbing Oct 2017 #2
I love that song, but... cemaphonic Oct 2017 #15
Runnin' Down a Dream Afromania Oct 2017 #4
Me too. we can do it Oct 2017 #10
You can now vote for it in the poll red dog 1 Oct 2017 #23
Ditto Cracklin Charlie Oct 2017 #11
That song is now option # 10 red dog 1 Oct 2017 #24
Runnin' Down a Dream is now poll option # 10 red dog 1 Oct 2017 #16
"You Wreck Me" and "California".... Tikki Oct 2017 #5
Learning to Fly barely edges I Won't Back Down for me. LonePirate Oct 2017 #6
Learning to Fly is my favorite too.. red dog 1 Oct 2017 #17
Refugee. Blasted out of a juke box in a dive bar in Chicago, 1980. As drunk as I was, it Leghorn21 Oct 2017 #7
Don't Do Me Like That.... DonaldsRump Oct 2017 #8
My next DU Lounge poll question will be "What's Your Favorite Traveling Wilburys song?" red dog 1 Oct 2017 #18
"A One Story Town" from Long After Dark (82-83) Duncan Grant Oct 2017 #9
Thanks for posting those lyrics red dog 1 Oct 2017 #29
You Got Lucky Best_man23 Oct 2017 #12
Yes, and yes. reflection Oct 2017 #60
"The Waiting" n/t DarthDem Oct 2017 #13
Even the Losers....Here Comes My Girl..... Upthevibe Oct 2017 #14
I thought about including that song in the poll red dog 1 Oct 2017 #28
Ah, It's All Good DarthDem Oct 2017 #47
Thanks for that red dog 1 Oct 2017 #50
"A Woman In Love (It's Not Me)" is my personal favorite. Paladin Oct 2017 #19
Ditto. His lyrics perfectly captured the emotion spooky3 Oct 2017 #46
I have many favorite Tom Petty songs,but one of my favorite, favorites is notdarkyet Oct 2017 #20
Into the Great Wide Open, The Last DJ, and When Money Became King NightWatcher Oct 2017 #21
"Kings Highway" is my favorite "wise up and leave a shitty situation" song... VOX Oct 2017 #22
Thanks for that red dog 1 Oct 2017 #25
It is an under-the-radar track, but what a corker. VOX Oct 2017 #37
It reminds me of this song by Lindsay Buckingham red dog 1 Oct 2017 #39
He also did it's theme Song 'Holiday Road' which I believe is played in it's opening credits mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #44
Yeah, I think you're right about that red dog 1 Oct 2017 #45
Wildflowers hands down sweetloukillbot Oct 2017 #26
I love that song Corvo Bianco Oct 2017 #42
Very beautiful song underpants Oct 2017 #51
YER SO BAD Skittles Oct 2017 #30
Almost, not quite, like asking what is your favorite Stevie Wonder or Beatles Eliot Rosewater Oct 2017 #31
I agree red dog 1 Oct 2017 #32
Wallflowers!! A fitting song for those that lost their lives in the shooting, RamblingRose Oct 2017 #33
Another lost gem gilligan Oct 2017 #34
Right Now shadowmayor Oct 2017 #35
No love for "I need to know"? ghostsinthemachine Oct 2017 #36
impossible to pick one. Don't forget "Southern Accent." tomp Oct 2017 #38
Love Southern Accent WiffenPoof Oct 2017 #57
How did "Even The Losers" not make that list? Snake Plissken Oct 2017 #40
Tom Petty wrote many great songs, but DU polls only allow 10 choices, red dog 1 Oct 2017 #41
My votes aren't on the list ... Here Comes My Girl ... then Jammin' Me mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #43
My question was "What's your favorite Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers song?" red dog 1 Oct 2017 #54
Exactly ... which is why ... your actual question ... doesn't match the answers ;) mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #58
You're right! red dog 1 Oct 2017 #63
:) mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #65
This is a solo Byrds cover but I love it Danmel Oct 2017 #48
So many. I guess I would say Free Fallin mvd Oct 2017 #49
A room at the top of the world brucefan Oct 2017 #52
Last DJ randr Oct 2017 #53
Won't back down (my personal anthem) FM123 Oct 2017 #55
Well let's get to the point brokephibroke Oct 2017 #56
Can't Stop The Sun Miles Archer Oct 2017 #59
Great shit ... Tom's Beatles affection (esp. for Lennon) was always pretty obvious ... mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #66
That's the ONLY YouTube clip I'm aware of, but it IS on DVD Miles Archer Oct 2017 #67
Wow ... that's a serious FANS set-list ... can't imagine how many bewildered people were there ... mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #69
That was a dangerous show. Miles Archer Oct 2017 #70
Sounds cool, I'll have to check it out (the Olympic show) mr_lebowski Oct 2017 #72
Dont come around here no more Moral Compass Oct 2017 #61
Even the Losers EOM PossiblePasts Oct 2017 #62
Message auto-removed Name removed Oct 2017 #68
Love is a Long Road. Jammin' Me. Dulcinea Oct 2017 #71
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