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  • April 12, 2013
    We are happy to report that the new Highway Companions Club Community has now launched! You can access it here.

    You will now use your HighwayCompanions.com username and login information to access the new message board.*

    We have plenty of exclusive Members Only activities and materials planned for the new forum and we can't wait to get started. If you’re not a member of the Highway Companions Club already, click here and get in on the action.

    - Highway Companions Club Team

    *Archive of old forum accessible here.
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  • December 06, 2012
    Tony Hawk has teamed up with Tom Petty, Paul McCartney, Bob Dylan, Adam Yauch, Ben Harper, and others to help build free public skateparks for at-risk youth across the U.S.

    Tom drew a self portrait on skate legend Mike Vallely's board, which also includes lyrics to "I Won't Back Down." You can bid on the board here now.

    All proceeds go to the Tony Hawk Foundation!

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  • November 20, 2012
    Special collaboration skateboards will be available in a celebrity auction launching December 3 on eBay, and will be on display through the end of the auction at the GRAMMY Museum in downtown Los Angeles, California. Ben Harper, a member of the nonprofit Tony Hawk Foundation Board Of Directors, conceived the idea to use pro skaters’ old decks to write song lyrics on and raise funds to build positive recreational outlets for at-risk youth.

    Tom Petty drew a self portrait on skate legend Mike Vallely's board, which also includes lyrics to "I Won't Back Down."

    Click here for more info!
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  • October 10, 2012
    Tom Petty will auction off his personal 1996 Jaguar XJS Convertible on eBay beginning tomorrow October 11 and ending October 21. This elegant and stylish automobile is a modern classic. Production of the Jaguar XJS ended after 21 years in 1996, the same model year as Tom's vehicle. Proceeds from the auction will go to Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières.

    The auction will be conducted by ebay at the following site: http://ebay.com/tompetty

    Tom recalls what the car means to him personally, saying "I have so many great memories associated with this car.
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  • August 09, 2012
    Buried Treasure Show #162 (new), Season 7 / Show 13, airing August 2 - 6, 2012

    George Harrison Wah-Wah All Things Must Pass (30th Anniversary Edition)

    Los Hombres Let It Out (Let It All Hang Out) Nuggests: Original Artyfacts From The First Psychedelic Era 1965-1968

    The Staple Singers Respect Yourself Stax Profiles

    The Spencer Davis Group I'm A Man The Best Of The Spencer Davis Group

    John Lennon Cold Turkey Shaved Fish

    Bo Diddley You Don't Love Me (You Don't Care) His Best

    The Standells Try It The Best of The Standells

    Status Quo Pictures Of Matchstick Men Gold

    The Marvelettes Playboy The
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  • July 26, 2012
    Buried Treasure Show #160 (new), Season 7 / Show 12, airing July 26 – 30, 2012

    The Beatles Bad Boy Past Masters
    The Yardbirds Lost Woman Ultimate!
    Willie Dixon 29 Ways Chess Blues Classics 1947 to 1956
    The Ventures Diamond Head Walk - Don't Run: The Best of The Ventures
    Van Morrison Jackie Wilson Said (I'm In Heaven When You Smile) Saint Dominic's Preview
    The Temptations Psychedelic Shack Gold
    Taj Mahal Keep Your Hands Off Her Giant Step
    The Strangeloves Night Time I Want Candy: The Best of The Strangeloves
    Smiley Lewis Shame, Shame, Shame The Best of Smiley Lewis: I Hear You Knocking
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  • July 10, 2012
    Tom Petty autographed Fender Telecaster benefits the Musicians Cancer Fund @SweetRelief. Auction info here.
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  • June 21, 2012
    Buried Treasure Show #155 (new), Season 7 / Show 7, airing June 21 - 25, 2012

    The Impressions Talking About My Baby It's All Right
    James Brown Papa's Got A Brand New Bag 40th Anniversary Collection
    Ike & Tina Turner Honky Tonk Women Proud Mary - The Best of Ike & Tina Turner
    John Lee Hooker One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer The Real Folk Blues
    Johnny Cash Understand Your Man Super Hits
    Levon Helm and the RCO All Stars Milk Cow Boogie Live At The Palladium NYC
    The Beach Boys Let Him Run Wild Summer Days (And Summer Nights!!)
    The Rolling Stones I Wanna Be Your Man Singles Collection - The
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  • May 31, 2012
    Buried Treasure Show #152 (new), Season 7 / Show 4, airing May 31 – June 4, 2012

    Mose Allison Eyesight To The Blind Mose Allison Sings
    James Brown Out Of Sight 40th Annniversary Collection
    Roy Montrell (Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone The Specialty Story
    Howlin' Wolf Smokestack Lightning The Best Of Howlin' Wolf
    The Move Do Ya Message From The Country
    The Who Tattoo Sell Out (Deluxe Edition)
    Mudcrutch Scare Easy Mudcrutch
    Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps Woman Love The Screaming End: The Best of Gene Vincent & His Blue Caps
    J.J. Cale Ride Me High Troubadour
    Ricky Nelson Waitin' In
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  • May 24, 2012
    Buried Treasure Show #136 (repeat), Season 6 / Show 123, airing May 24 - 28, 2012





    The Beatles Paperback Writer Past Masters

    Conway Twitty Lonely Blue Boy Gold

    The Gants Little Boy Sad Road Runner! The Best Of The Gants

    Jackie Lomax Sour Milk Sea Come And Get It - The Best Of Apple Records

    The Beatles Tell Me Why A Hard Day's Night

    Free The Stealer The Best Of Free

    Moby Grape Omaha Moby Grape

    Dwight Twilley Band I'm On Fire Sincerely / Twilley Don't Mind

    Chuck Berry Guitar Boogie Gold

    The Animals Around And Around The Best Of The Animals

    Leonard Cohen Tower Of Song More Best Of

    Long John
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