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TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS BRING 2014 TOUR TO HONDA CENTER; TIX ON SALE SAT. MAY 31
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS BRING 2014 TOUR TO HONDA CENTER; STEVE WINWOOD WILL APPEAR AS VERY SPECIAL GUEST

HONDA CENTER - OCTOBER 7

TICKETS GO ON SALE SATURDAY, MAY 31 AT 10 AM

EVERY TICKET INCLUDES THE NEW ALBUM HYPNOTIC EYE TO BE RELEASED JULY 29

TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS today announced their 2014 North American tour and the July 29 release of their first new studio album in four years on Reprise Records, Hypnotic Eye. The tour, featuring very special guest Steve Winwood, will begin in San Diego, CA on August 3. The tour includes already announced headline performances at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival and at the Lockn’ Festival in Arrington, VA. On Labor Day weekend, for the first time ever, the band will also perform at Boston’s Fenway Park.

On October 7, Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers will take the Honda Center stage in Anaheim, followed by a second area show on October 10 at the Forum in Los Angeles.

Every 2014 Tour ticket will include Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers’ highly anticipated new album, Hypnotic Eye.

Hypnotic Eye was recently described by Rolling Stone magazine as “maximum rock & roll” and “a decisive return to the concise Sixties-rock classicism of his first great New Wave era albums.” Check out the album and tour announcement video for a preview: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WldcdTMc0_8

Tickets for both area shows will go on sale Saturday, May 31 at 10 AM through Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster customers may log on to ticketmaster.com; call Ticketmaster's national toll free Charge By Phone number 1.800.745.3000; or visit any Ticketmaster outlet. Tickets will also be available at the Honda Center starting Monday, June 2 at 10 AM and at the Forum starting Tuesday, June 3rd at 11 AM, subject to availability.

Members of Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers’ Highway Companions Fan Club will be able to participate in special ticket presales. Members will also receive a CD copy of Hypnotic Eye plus a digital copy of an exclusive new live album, Live 2013, that features eleven tracks recorded during the Heartbreakers' 2013 Theatre residencies in New York and Los Angeles, plus tracks recorded at the most recent Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival – all hand-picked by Tom Petty. For more information on the Highway Companions Club, please visit HighwayCompanions.com.

For more information on Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers plus details of their new album Hypnotic Eye and upcoming North American tour, please visit www.tompetty.com.

TOM PETTY AND THE HEARTBREAKERS released their debut album in 1976 and have since sold over 60 million records. They were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2002, their first year of eligibility, and in recent years have continued to build on their already legendary success. Their concerts are celebrated by fans and critics alike and their music has influenced numerous young bands and writers around the world. Between the Heartbreakers’ recordings, his solo work and his membership in The Traveling Wilburys along with George Harrison, Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and Jeff Lynne, Tom Petty has received 18 Grammy nominations and been honored with lifetime achievement awards including Billboard’s Century Award, ASCAP’s Founders Award, MTV’s Video Vanguard Award. Tom Petty’s SiriusXM radio show, Tom Petty’s Buried Treasure, now in its eighth season, is one of the most beloved and popular shows on satellite radio. It features Tom Petty spinning favorite tunes from his extensive private music collection. Tom Petty, with the Heartbreakers at his side, has become a rock and roll icon lauded by fellow musicians and music lovers worldwide.

Beginning with The Spencer Davis Group at age 15, extending through Traffic and Blind Faith to a landmark Grammy-award winning solo career, STEVE WINWOOD has remained a primary figure in rock 'n' roll for more than five decades. He is a respected innovator who has helped to create some of the genre's most celebrated achievements. As a multi instrumentalist with unmistakable vocals, he continues to deliver inspirational performances of his diverse catalog.

About Honda Center
Repeatedly ranked among the top arenas in the country, Honda Center is owned by the city of Anaheim and managed by Anaheim Arena Management. The NHL’s Anaheim Ducks have called the arena home since their inaugural season in 1993.  In addition to Ducks games each year, Honda Center hosts sporting events such as Professional Boxing, UFC and the annual Big West Basketball Tournament, concerts by top performers including Van Halen, Justin Timberlake and the Eagles, and family shows like Disney On Ice, Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus as well as the Harlem Globetrotters. Officially opened in October 2013, The Grand Terrace is an iconic addition to the fan experience at Honda Center. The 15,000-square-foot indoor-outdoor space features more than 100-feet of bar space and service of the highest degree, all in an atmosphere that is uniquely Orange County. www.hondacenter.com