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With over 1,000 pages of content covering 50+ years, we're the most comprehensive archive of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers in the known universe.

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Did You Know...

...that the Hard Promises tour was delayed because Tom Petty injured his knee on a trampoline?

...that recording of "The Waiting" was held up by a gorilla?

...that after leaving the Heartbreakers in the early 1980s, Ron Blair ran a swimwear shop?

Random Quote

"So I carry a grand. It doesn't make the roadies happy, but it makes me happy." - Benmont Tench