Tom Petty Documentary wins at South by Southwest ! Plus more Petty news.


Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free was the Headliners Audience Award winner at the South by Southwest Film Festival. The documentary about the making of Wildflowers had its world premiere at the online fest last week. Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free was assembled by director Mary Wharton from a recently discovered archive of 16-millimeter films showing Petty at work on Wildflowers in 1993 and 1994.

ALSO !!!

One of the albums contained in the super-deluxe edition of Tom Petty's Wildflowers and All the Rest box set is getting a stand-alone release. 

Finding Wildflowers, due out April 16th on CD, limited-edition vinyl and all streaming services, features 16 alternate versions of tracks from the Wildflowers sessions. There's also a video for "You Saw Me Comin' (Alternate Version)" --