Skip directly to content

Official Blog

  • June 10, 2010
    Reviewed by Andy Gill

    After years spent establishing their command of most genres of American rock and pop, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers finally get around to making their blues album - and it's one of their very best efforts, as ought to be the case when a band plugs into the potency of raw R'n'B spirit.

    There's a steely confidence about the album right from the opening riff of "Jefferson Jericho Blues", whose unison guitar and harmonica groove rolls along with the Corvette power of a Chess Records classic, Petty musing about Thomas Jefferson's miscegenate affection for "the little maid
    [1] Comments
  • June 09, 2010
    MALIBU, Calif. - Tom Petty's plunge into the blues left him ecstatic.

    "We finally made a record worthy of the band, one that makes use of the musicianship," he says. "Every rehearsal for years started with blues. It's how we sound after hours. I thought, 'we should stay where we naturally play.' I'm more excited than I've been in a long time."

    'MOJO': Read the Listen Up review

    Mojo, out Tuesday (June 29 on audio Blu-ray and vinyl), is Petty's first album since 2006 solo disc 'Highway Companion' and first with The Heartbreakers since 2002's 'The Last DJ.' Recorded live with minimal overdubs,
    [7] Comments
  • June 07, 2010
    If you missed the guys' performance on Saturday Night Live last month you can catch it again this Saturday night June 12 when NBC re-broadcasts the episode at 1130pm/10:30pm central.

    Alec Baldwin hosts and Tom and the Heartbreakers play "I Should Have Known It" and "Jefferson Jericho Blues" off the new album 'Mojo'.
    [0] Comments
  • June 07, 2010
    For a sneak peak of Mojo, head over to beginning tomorrow June 8. Mojo will be exclusively streaming in its entirety in a new Music section of "The Life" on
    [7] Comments
  • May 28, 2010
    Watch the video for "Jefferson Jericho Blues" from the new album 'Mojo'.

    [4] Comments
  • May 26, 2010
    Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers and Reprise Records are looking for enthusiastic fans to organize and host a listening party for the Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers' upcoming album Mojo.

    What is a listening party?

    It's an event held at a venue of your choice (local bar, record store, coffee house, your living room, etc) where the new album is played several times over the house stereo system. Ten fans will be picked from different cities to host their own listening party!
    [70] Comments
  • May 25, 2010
    Mojo Code Redemption Clarification:

    If you have bought tickets to the tour and have already redeemed your personal code to receive "First Flash of Freedom" and "Good Enough" from Mojo, you will automatically receive the full album on June 15 and be entered to win the front row upgrades and the Ultimate Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Concert Experience package.

    If you have not redeemed your code yet (i.e. it is still sitting untouched in the email** sent to you by Ticketmaster or another ticketing service, you must go HERE to redeem your code in order to receive Mojo on June 15 and be
    [0] Comments
  • May 23, 2010
    In anticipation of the new album Mojo, Tom, Mike, and Benmont will be answering fans' questions during a special 90 minute radio show to be aired across the Westwood One network between June 12-14.

    Do you have a question for the guys that you'd like them to answer on the air? Send them by this Thursday May 27 at noon PDT to and you could be chosen to ask your question on the air! Please include your contact phone number in the email.

    Anyone chosen to ask a question on the air will receive a Mojo gift pack.

    More details on the radio show including airing times to
    [0] Comments
  • May 20, 2010
    You might have seen the band perform new song "Jefferson Jericho Blues" on last weekend's Alec Baldwin-hosted SNL season finale, but you can now stream the "Mojo" version at Click here to listen.

    Click here to pre-order Mojo.
    [8] Comments
  • May 19, 2010
    The second video with music from Mojo has just been released. Check out "Something Good Coming" here!

    [22] Comments