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Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers to Add Shows, Re-route the Beginning of North American Tour


St. Pete Times Forum Concert Postponed to September 16

TAMPA BAY – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers announce today that the first 10 dates of their 2010 summer tour will be re-routed to September and October to accommodate the delayed arrival of their highly anticipated new album, Mojo. The Tampa date, originally slated for Sunday, May 9, 2010 at the St. Pete Times Forum, has been rescheduled for Thursday, September 16, 2010. Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers regret any inconvenience caused to fans and hope they can make the rescheduled dates which are listed below.

Tickets purchased for the original May 9 date will be honored for the rescheduled show on September 16. Refunds are available at the point of purchase if desired. At this time, it has not been confirmed whether Joe Cocker will still appear as special guest on the rescheduled shows. More information is expected to be released soon. Complete ticket, tour and on sale information is available at

Mojo, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers’ first new album since 2002, will now be released on June 15 on Reprise Records.

All dates between June 5 and August 27 will go on as planned. Below is complete listing of re-routed dates.

Sep 16 Tampa St. Pete Times Forum (w/TBD)
Sep 18 Raleigh Time Warner Cable Pavilion at Walnut Creek (w/TBD)
Sep 19 Charlotte Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (w/TBD)
Sep 21 Dallas Center (w/TBD)
Sep 24 Houston Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion (w/TBD)
Sep 26 Phoenix US Airways Arena (w/TBD)
Sep 28 San Diego Cricket Wireless Pavilion (w/TBD)
Oct 01 Los Angeles Hollywood Bowl (w/TBD)
Oct 02 Irvine Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre (w/TBD)

For more information on Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, their upcoming album Mojo, their upcoming tour, The Highway Companions Fan Club, and premium ticket packages, please visit or

Tickets: Tickets are on sale at the St. Pete Times Forum Box Office and all Ticketmaster Outlets.  To order tickets by phone, call Ticketmaster at . Tickets are priced at $45.00, $75.00, $95.00 and $125.00. Prices do not include facility fees or service charges. For dinner reservations at Medallions Restaurant on the day of the event please call . For more information please call or visit Advanced parking passes are available at and the Box Office.



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