Tom Petty fans have been asked to submit their own photos and videos of the band for a new music video. The music video will accompany a song off the upcoming box set An American Treasure.
Submissions opened yesterday, they can include “A picture you took with Tom, a favorite video moment from a
show, or any expression of love for the band that you have photographed and cherished”. You can submit footage to the project here.
An American Treasure box set is set for release on September 28th through reprise records. The 60-track collection will “60-track set unveils dozens of previously unreleased recordings, alternate versions of classic songs, rarities, historic live performances and deep tracks that spotlight Tom’s remarkable depth and evolution as a revered and tremendously influential songwriter, recording artist and performer”.
Tom Petty passed away last year on October 2nd of an accidental overdose of various pain medications.