A few friends of mine recently discussed Tom Petty's American Girl, and decided it's a perfect song. I think that was unanimous, or at least we ignored anyone dumb enough not to agree. Here's a couple of videos of Brendan Benson and Cory Chisel playing American Girl on Brendan's current tour.
BB is such a connoisseur of power pop that his version has all the joys of the original.
The one with the good sound:
The one where the sound's not great but you can watch BB playing a Telecaster, which just totally floats my boat. I love Teles.