John Mellencamp

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Not Fade Away: John Mellencamp’s ‘Trouble No More’ Turns 10

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]

06/03/2013

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John Mellencamp/Stephen King’s ‘Ghost Brothers’ To Hit The Road – Without Mellencamp And King

Beginning this fall, theatregoers in 20 cities will finally be able to experience the collaborative work of Stephen King, John Mellencamp and T. Bone Burnett with a staged concert performance of the musical Ghost Brothers […]

05/10/2013

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John Mellencamp & Stephen King’s Musical Releasing All-Star Soundtrack

It’s an unlikely pairing: the world’s most famous horror writer, Stephen King, and… John Mellencamp? The unlikely duo have been working on a stage musical together for the last 13 years and now, they’re releasing it for the world to see.

11/15/2012

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Did You Know: “Jack & Diane” By John Mellencamp

This afternoon’s ‘Ticket’s @ 2′ song is “Jack & Diane” by John Mellencamp.

10/30/2012

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John Mellencamp Not Pleased About New ‘Jack & Diane’ Film

“You don’t hear my song in the film and I played no part in suggesting or offering this title.” – John Mellencamp

10/02/2012

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Neil Young, John Mellencamp Highlight Farm Aid: “A Mission From God”

At a press conference before this year’s Farm Aid, Neil Young said that saving family farms should be considered “A mission from God!” Throughout the day, Young certainly spoke, and performed, as if he was, indeed, on a divine mission.

09/23/2012

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Farm Aid To Play Hershey, PA September 22

Farm Aid’s principals — Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews — have announced this year’s Farm Aid concert. The show will take place at Hershey Park Stadium in Hershey, Pennsylvania, on September 22

07/09/2012

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Happy 4th of July: 8 Classic Songs About America

As we prepare for the 4th of July, let’s go beyond “God Bless the U.S.A.” and “America the Beautiful” to examine a few classic tracks that celebrate and capture the essence of our complicated nation.

07/03/2012

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“Authority Always Wins”: John Mellencamp Covered On “True Blood”

Last night, HBO’s vampire series True Blood continued its long tradition of using song titles and lyrics in the titles of episodes. “Authority Always Wins” was named after a line in John Mellencamp’s classic “Authority Song.” (Bill and Eric, two of the show’s main characters, were interrogated by the “Vampire Authority” in the episode, which introduced actor Christopher Meloni’s character, Roman Zimojic.)

06/18/2012

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John Mellencamp To Receive John Steinbeck Award, Release Documentary

Legendary singer-songwriter John Mellencamp is about to join Bruce Springsteen, Jackson Browne and Joan Baez as a select group of musicians to receive The John Steinbeck Award from The Center for Steinbeck Studies at San Jose State University.

06/06/2012

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