“It was just like somebody stabbed you in the heart when you heard that Tom Petty died” – Brandon Flowers of The Killers
Over the weekend, several bands paid tribute to the late Tom Petty with covers of some of his classics performed by The Killers, Red Hot Chili Peppers, and Cage the Elephant.
During their headlining set at Austin City Limits festival on Sunday The Killers covered “American Girl” and “The Waiting.”
See Red Hot Chili Pepper’s performance at ACL Fest below.
See Cage the Elephant cover Tom Petty’s “Mary Jane’s Last Dance” this past weekend at Cal Jam, below.Cage The Elephant, MusicNotes, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Killers, Tom Petty, xpn morning show, XPN MusicNotes, XPN MusicNotes from the XPN Morning Show