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The original lyrics say, "So let me get to the point. Let's ROLL another joint." MTV, wanting to avoid controversy, asked Petty to change the lyrics for the video. He changed them, oddly enough to "Let's HIT another joint." (thanks, Matthew - New York, NY)
This won a Grammy in 1995 for Best Male Rock Vocal Performance. (thanks, scott - Bismarck, ND)
Mark Arm of Mudhoney
When he was asked to write a song for the Singles
soundtrack, Mark thought the Seattle grunge scene was already overblown, so that's what he wrote about.
The Real Nick Drake
The head of Drake's estate shares his insights on the late folk singer's life and music.
The man who created Yacht Rock with "Sailing" wrote one of his biggest hits while on acid.
The "Midnight At The Oasis" singer is an Old Time gal.