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Tom Petty: “I can’t save the world, I can only bitch about it”

Tom Petty: “I can’t save the world, I can only bitch about it”

Tom Petty lets Uncut into his Malibu home in the new issue, dated September 2014 and out today (July 29).

The singer, songwriter and guitarist reflects on his temper, his tempestuous career with the Heartbreakers and their urgent and essential new album, Hypnotic Eye, in the piece.

“I’m not really a political person but I am a practical one,” Petty reveals. “It is easy to see the good guys and the bad guys right now even though the good guys are a little grey.

“I can’t save the world, I can only bitch about it,” he laughs.

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