Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Mojo Tour (2010)

5 things about Mudcrutch reunion - Part 2

5 things about Mudcrutch reunion - Part 2

The recent re-reunion of Mudcrutch, the early-1970s Florida rock band that Tom Petty, guitarist Mike Campbell and keyboardist Benmont Tench played in before they moved to Los Angeles and created the Heartbreakers, has reconvened the original lineup, also including co-lead guitarist Tom Leadon and drummer Randall Marsh, for a new album and tour.

The album, “Mudcrutch 2,” was released May 20, and the tour launches  May 26 in Denver, reaching Los Angeles for two nights June 25 and 26 at the Fonda Theatre in Hollywood.  The tour concludes with stops June 28 at the Observatory in Santa Ana and June 30 at Humphrey’s By the Sea in San Diego.

Before the...