The Petty Archives

Welcome to The Petty Archives

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.

Our site is free for everyone, fully searchable, easy-to-browse, ad free, and supported by fans.

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Did You Know...

...that this website accepts donations, which go directly towards our hosting fees?

...that Tom Petty credits Peter Wolf of the J. Geils Band as being a big influence on the Heartbreakers' live show?

...that a reunion of the Traveling Wilburys was being discussed?

Random Quote

"I never really thought success would solve all my problems, so I'm lucky in that respect. You want to think that when you become successful you'll wake up one day and all your problems will have been cleaned up, But you've got to clean them up."

- Tom Petty