One of the highlights from the recently released Tom Petty career retrospective The Best of Everything is the previously unreleased track "For Real," a deeply personal song where Petty dives deep into how he felt about his life as a musician. Thanks to his daughter, Adria Petty, at the helm as director, the song now has…
Tom Petty's Full Moon Fever contains 12 tracks. Truth be told, ranking 12 tracks shouldn't be a terribly difficult task. However, when it comes to ranking the songs from Full Moon Fever, there's just one problem: There isn't a weak song on this classic album.
In theory, 1989’s Full Moon Fever, which was released 30 years ago today (April 24), was Tom Petty’s first solo release without the Heartbreakers, but this monster of an album was far from a solo venture.
Over a decade ago, I was fortunate enough to interview Tom Petty; it was 2002, and he was promoting his new album The Last DJ. I told him that I'd seen his tour a few months prior when it hit my local amphitheater.