Here comes Tom Petty’s girl with a tribute to her dad

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Here comes Tom Petty’s girl with a tribute to her dad

A new doccie, executive produced by Adria Petty, goes behind the making of ‘Wildflowers’ album

Marie-Louise Gumuchian

A new documentary gives Tom Petty fans an intimate look at how the late American singer-songwriter made his acclaimed 1994 album Wildflowers.

Released on the Grammy Award-winner’s YouTube channel last week, Tom Petty, Somewhere You Feel Free features previously unseen footage of Wildflowers recording sessions from a collection of 16mm archive film found last year.

Known for his roots-infused rock music, Petty, who died in 2017 aged 66 from an accidental medication overdose, found fame with his band The Heartbreakers, as part of supergroup Traveling Wilburys and as a solo artist...

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