Chris Hillman of The Byrds' Latest Solo Album May Contain Tom Petty's Final Recordings
publish date: 2017-10-03
The late rock icon produced Hillman's 'Bidin' My Time,' which was released last month.
Chris Hillman was quick to remember his Rock and Roll Hall of Fame mate Tom Petty on Tuesday -- and with good reason. Petty produced Hillman's new solo album, Bidin' My Time, which just came out on Sept. 21. Depending on what's in the vaults, the album might also contain Petty's final recordings as he played harmonica on "Given All I Can See" and guitar on Hillman's version of The Byrds rarity, "Here She Comes Again."
In a statement to , Hillman writes, "I loved Tom so much. He was such a blessing in my life. Tom touched everyone with his beautiful music. I am praying for his family, bandmates and friends."