Classic Albums Live Presents: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers

  • Dates:February 26, 2020
  • Location:Western Manitoba Centennial Auditorium
  • City:Brandon
  • Times:Starting: 7:30 PM
  • Admission:$55.00
  • Address: 205 20th Street Brandon, MB
  • Phone: 204-728-9510
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  • Region: Western

"We all miss Tom, but a few years from now we're going to miss him even more. Tom had the touch the songwriters' touch. It's the craft of writing a song that gets the whole world singing along the current pop songs – I doubt they'll stand the test of time, but we'll be hearing 'refugee' forever. It's been 40 years since 'Damn The Torpedos' was released. The sound of that album reminds me of the 70s. It was a time when punk, disco and new waver were all exploding, but ol' Tom stayed the course and wrote a perfect rock album."

"When we started learning this album we were struck with how beautiful the guitars sounded, really silky and graceful. We started out with 2 guitarists and then we added 2 more. It's the sound of 4 guitars that allows the music to soar. We're going to pay this album the respect it deserves, note for note – cut for cut. That's all you need." -Craig Martin, Founder- Classic Albums Live

Founded in 2003 by Craig Martin, Classic Albums Live takes the greatest albums and recreates them live on stage – note for note, cut for cut, using the best musicians. "Think of it as a recital," says Martin, "these albums are historic and stand the test of time." Forgoing costumes and impersonations, Classic Albums Live has found success in concentrating solely on the music. "We don't dress up or wear any sort of costume. We just stand there and play. All of our energy is put into the music. We want the performance to sound exactly like the album," says Martin.

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Classic Albums Live Presents: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • 204-728-9510
  • 205 20th Street
  • Brandon, MB