Singer/songwriter Jackson Browne has been tapped to follow Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers into the great wide open on the second leg of their summer tour.
Browne will join the outing as opening act on June 27 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and will play through July 21 in Noblesville, Indiana. The Wallflowers opened the first run of dates through May 21 in Dallas, and Steve Earle and the Dukes are handling the duties until June 2 in Las Vegas.
Petty and the Heartbreakers' set lists, which are posted the following day on TomPetty.com, have varied each night, mixing the rock group's hits with covers such as Howlin' Wolf's "Little Red Rooster."
Tom Petty tour dates, according to his publicist:
- 6/1 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
- 6/2 - Las Vegas, NV @ The Joint
- 6/27 - Scranton, PA @ Coors Light Amphitheater
- 6/28 - Camden, NJ @ Tweeter Center at the Waterfront
- 6/30 - Bristow, VA @ Nissan Pavilion at Stoneridge
- 7/1 - Holmdel, NJ @ PNC Bank Arts Center
- 7/4 - Milwaukee, WI @ Summerfest at Marcus Amphitheatre
- 7/5 - Wantagh, NY @ Jones Beach Amphitheater
- 7/7 - Saratoga Springs, NY @ Saratoga Performing Arts Center
- 7/8 - Mansfield, MA @ Tweeter Center
- 7/10 - Burgettstown, PA @ Post-Gazette Pavilion @ Star Lake
- 7/12 - Clarkston, MI @ DTE Energy Music Theatre
- 7/14 - Atlanta, GA @ Lakewood Amphitheater
- 7/15 - Nashville, TN @ Starwood Amphitheater
- 7/17 - Columbus, OH @ Polaris Amphitheater
- 7/18 - Bonner Springs, KS @ Sandstone Amphitheatre
- 7/20 - Tinley Park, IL @ Tweeter Center
- 7/21 - Noblesville, IN @ Verizon Wireless Music Center