FERG BLURBS -- Tom Petty's New Tunes

Tom Petty's Posthumous Boxset Is Set To Release on September 28

September 24, 2018

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As I talked about on-air last week, Tom Petty's previously unreleased songs, b-sides, live cuts, and alternative versions of songs are all being released together on a four-cd box set called American Treasure, set to be released on September 28th. You can pre-order it here.

After releasing the song "Keep A Little Soul", and an alternate version of "You And Me" in promotion of the box set's release, the Petty estate and marketing campaign released another song: The heartfelt tribute to his hometown, entitled "Gainesville". According to Stereogum, the song was recorded in the sessions that resulted in 1999's Heartbreakers' album, Echo. Here's the new track:

 

-- Ferg