You Got Lucky

  • Artist: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
  • Album: Long After Dark
  • Label: Backstreet
  • Year: 1982
  • Producer: Jimmy Iovine, Tom Petty
  • Engineer: Shelly Yakus
  • Studio: Record Plant (Hollywood), Crystal Industry Studios (Hollywood), Rumbo Studios (Canoga Park, CA)


Echo: Slapback
Tom Petty's lead vocal gets a classic touch of slapback echo, probably using tape delay. It's a kind of pop music hype that - these days - carries a vintage feel as it reaches as far back as the 1950s when the effect was first introduced.


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