• 1999-09-03_Ellensburg-Daily-Record

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Petty to rock The Gorge
Ellensburg Daily Record - September 3, 1999

GEORGE - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers will round out the summer concert season at The Gorge Amphitheater during performances on Saturday and Sunday.

Showcasing his latest release Echo, Petty is set to take the stage at 7 p.m. each night.

Echo opens up a new chapter for Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, whose music spans three decades.

The release features 15 tracks, including several current hits like "Free Girl Now" and "Room at the Top."

Accompanying Petty are the Heartbreakers -- lead guitarist Mike Campbell, pianist Benmont Tench and bassist Howie Epstein. Lucinda Williams is also expected to perform each day.

While Petty takes the stage for two days of rock 'n' roll, the Steve Miller Band kicks off the weekend of musical entertainment tonight. Miller is expected to stage the stage at 7 p.m.