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Tom Petty performs onstage during the 5th Annual Sean Penn & Friends HELP HAITI HOME Gala Benefiting J/P Haitian Relief Organization at Montage Hotel on January 9, 2016 in Beverly Hills, California.

The new Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers box set An American Treasure comes out next Friday (September 28), and fans received another preview of the four-disc set with the never-before-released track “Gainesville.”

Embedded below, “Gainesville” was recorded during the sessions for the 1999 album Echo, and, as most fans would expect, the song takes its name from Petty’s hometown in Florida.  “Gainesville” is the third preview of An American Treasure following “Keep a Little Soul” and “You and Me (Clubhouse Version).”

An American Treasure over 60 tracks of previously unreleased material throughout Petty’s career with The Heartbreakers.  The tracks range from live recordings to alternate takes to songs from various studio sessions that have never seen the light of day.

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Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.

Erica Banas is a rock/classic rock news blogger who's well-versed in etiquette and extraordinarily nice. #TransRightsAreHumanRights