‘The waiting’ is over: Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers headed to Nashville

(Courtesy: Live Nation/Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – One of the most iconic bands in America music history is headed to Nashville.

Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers are bringing their 40th anniversary tour to Bridgestone Arena on April 25.

Joe Walsh of The Eagles is expected to appear as a special guest.

Tickets will go on sale to the public next Friday, Dec. 16 at 10 a.m. Special pre-sales for Tom Petty and The Heartbreakers Highway Companions Club members will begin Wednesday, Dec. 14 at 10 a.m.

Visit TomPetty.com for more on the anniversary tour.