Father John Misty covers “To Find A Friend”:
It was hard for the Father John Misty fans to contain their excitement when he began to play “To Find a Friend,” but the excitement quickly turned into awe as he does an amazing job tributing Petty with this cover.
The National cover “Damaged by Love”:
The National's Matt Berninger and Bryce Dessner shared a stripped down version of Petty's 2006 release, “Damaged by Love.” Aaron Dessner also shared a video of Berninger dancing along to Petty's version of the song, showing that the National have been doing what we've all been doing lately: listening to a lot of Tom Petty.
Dave Matthews, alongside Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle and Patty Griffin cover “Refugee”:
This quartet performed on the opening night of the Lampedusa: Concerts for Refugees tour, which benefits refugees through the Jesuit Refugee Service's Global Education Initiative, making this cover truly even better.
Wilco cover “The Waiting”:
Wilco has covered Petty before, but there was something special about this performance of “The Waiting” that happened the night following Petty's death. As a special treat, check out them covering “Listen To Her Heart” in 1995.