The promise of that Rolling Stone ad we posted came true: Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers added a St. Louis date to its 2010 summer tour, on Sunday, July 18 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Drive-By Truckers will be opening. Petty and the band will be on Saturday Night Live tomorrow night; its new album, Mojo, is due June 15. In fact, everybody who buys a ticket online for the summer tour receives:
*A download copy of Mojo, due to arrive the day of release, and instant access to two songs, "Good Enough" and "First Flash of Freedom" *Eight tracks recorded live during the 2010 tour
Tickets are on sale Friday, May 21, at 10 a.m.