REM’s Peter Buck and Coldplay Cover ‘Free Fallin’ in Tom Petty Tribute

Emotional Tribute Followed A Minute of Silence to Mourn The Rock Icon

Messages of mourning and love have been pouring in following the untimely death of rock icon, Tom Petty. During their show at Moda Center in Portland, Coldplay held a minute of silence to honour the music legend. Shortly after, former REM guitarist Peter Buck joined the band on stage to play a rendition of the classic 1989 Tom Petty song “Free Fallin”.

The band shared footage of this emotional moment on Twitter shortly after it occurred. You can watch it below.