tom petty picks



This 30-track compilation collects together the best picks from Tom Petty's much loved "Buried Treasure" radio show. (This compilation CD contains music tracks only and does not feature the voice of Tom Petty.)


In 2005, after almost 30 years as a performer, musician, composer and occasional actor, Tom Petty turned his hand to Radio Broadcasting. This 30-track compilation collects together the best and more unusual, even peculiar, picks from Tom Petty's much loved "Buried Treasure" radio show, and in so doing provides fans of this maverick performer a window into the music that helped shape the great man's muse.


1 All Night Diner – Santo and Johnny 2 Can’t Kick the Habit – Champion Jack Dupree 3 Fujiyama Mama – Wanda Jackson 4 Little Egypt (Ying Yang) – The Coasters 5 The Right Time – Nappy Brown 6 Homework – Otis 7 Don’t Cry No More – Bobby “Blue” Bland 8 Cherokee Dance – Bob Landers with Willie Joe and his Unitar 9 Do Me Right – Lowell Fulson 10 My Home Ain’t Here – Lonesome Sundown 11 Don’t You Just Know It – Huey “Piano” Smith 12 A Shot of Rhythm and Blues – Arthur Alexander 13 Jack the Ripper – Link Wray 14 Down in the Bottom – Howlin’ Wolf 15 Send Me Some Lovin’ – Little Richard 16 Keep Your Hands off My Baby – Little Eva 17 Shufflin’ the Blues – T-Bone Walker 18 I Don’t Worry About a Thing – Mose Allison 19 Baby You Can Get Your Gun – Earl King 20 Voodoo Voodoo – LaVern Baker 21 Ain’t Got No Home – Clarence “Frogman” Henry 22 (Every Time I Hear That) Mellow Saxophone – Roy Montrell 23 Stranded in the Jungle – The Cadets 24 Cry to Me – Solomon Burke 25 I Got Love if You Want It – Slim Harpo 26 Let Me Be (Stay Away From Me) – Freddie King 27 Don’t Go – Lonesome Sundown 28 29 Ways – Willie Dixon 29 Done Somebody Wrong – Elmore James 30 I Ain’t Got You – Jimmy Reed