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20 years ago this week, Alanis Morissette took the first single from her Jagged Little Pill album to the top of Billboard’s Modern Rock chart, thereby empowering a generation of young women while also ensuring that no one would ever be able to look at Uncle Joey on Full House the same way again.
As most diehard fans of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers probably know, today would’ve been Howie Epstein’s 60th birthday, so while it’s certainly a perfect day to celebrate his musical legacy, it’s also a sad day, in that we’re reminded that he’s not here to celebrate it with us. Still, let’s do our best to keep a stiff upper lip, shall we? After all, the man participated in a lot of great music that’s still played on the radio on a very, very regular basis.