Another GRAMMY Telecast, Another Snub For Rock Fans

Considering how rock/metal artists and their awards categories have been treated in recent history during GRAMMY telecasts, you’d think we would be used to being treated like the proverbial red-headed stepchild by now.  However, the 60th GRAMMY Awards telecast has taken things another major step further.

Recap of Tom Petty’s MusiCares Person of the Year Gala

Tom Petty was feted by friends and fellow musicians on Friday (February 10), as he was honored as the MusiCares Person of the Year with a Grammy Week gala at the Los Angeles Convention Center. During a gracious acceptance speech (video below) Petty noted that, "Twenty years ago, I would have been too cynical to…