The Petty Archives

Tom Petty set on way
Winnipeg Free Press - Saturday, September 2, 1995

TORONTO -- A five-CD Tom Petty box set is being finalized for release in Canada on Nov. 8 that includes 102 songs and six hours of music.

Featured are all of Petty's hits on MCA, from Breakdown to Mary Jane's Last Dance, plus 80 minutes of unreleased material that includes 34 songs, six of which were from his pre-Heartbreakers band, Mudcrutch.

The final hour on the set consists of various B-sides and rarities.

Timed to coincide with the CD set is the release of a home-video companion to Petty's 1994 five-million-selling Greatest Hits album.