A statement by Tom Petty’s management on behalf of his family has confirmed that he passed away late yesterday at the age of 66 in a Santa Monica, California hospital after being unfound unconscious at his Malibu home Sunday night. Tom reportedly had no signs of brain activity when he arrived at the hospital and a decision was made to remove him from life support; he died peacefully at 8:40pm PST surrounded by family, bandmates and friends. You can listen to Tom’s final show, September 26th at the Hollywood Bowl, here:
Black Sabbath’s farewell concert film, The End Of The End, will have its world television debut on the Showtime satellite television network on Saturday, October 28 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. It features Sabbath’s last concert, in their hometown of Birmingham, England this past February, which wrapped up an 81-date world tour to wrap up a career that spanned five decades.