“Drivin’ Down to Georgia” is a previously unreleased Tom Petty song that was featured on Finding Wildflowers, one of the discs included in the super deluxe Wildflowers reissue. A music video for the song has now been released. The clip, directed by Alison Tavel, features archival footage of Petty by Martyn Atkins and Heartbreaker Ron Blair. Watch below.
A 1993 performance of “Drivin’ Down to Georgia” had been featured on the 2009 Petty box set The Live Anthology. A 2010 performance of “Georgia” was also included on the Wildflowers Live disc of the Wildflowers reissue.
Read “Remembering Tom Petty, An American Rock Institution” over on the Pitch.