John Mellencamp

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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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JACK’s Inside Track: Farm Aid

Willie started Farm Aid almost 30 years ago, and it had nuthin’ to do with his favorite cash crop. I’m gonna grab my ho and plow to commemorate the 2012 edition in September! Yee-haw.

07/16/2012

Bruce Springsteen & The E Street Band In Concert

8 Classic Songs About America

Country stars are known far and wide for their patriotism, but they’re not the only musicians inspired by America.

07/04/2012

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John Mellencamp Covered On “True Blood”

“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 […]

06/19/2012

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‘True Blood’ Music Supervisor Talks Season Five: New Iggy Pop Duet, Mellencamp Cover & More

HBO‘s True Blood launched its fifth season with an episode called “Turn! Turn! Turn!” The season premiere featured a couple of classic songs and one new take on a timeless hit. “Turn! Turn! Turn!” played […]

06/12/2012

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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 […]

06/06/2012

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Donovan Talks Faces, My Morning Jacket And Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame

One of the highlights of this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony was Donovan’s performance. He sang “Catch The Wind” and “Sunshine Superman” before being joined by John Mellencamp for “Season Of […]

05/04/2012

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John Mellencamp, Little Steven Van Zandt, Smokey Robinson Lead Rock Hall Presenters

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame has announced most of the presenters for the quickly-approaching 27th annual induction ceremony, taking place April 14 in Cleveland.  Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp will […]

03/20/2012

JACK’s Inside Track: Mellencamp and King

Whoa.. John Mellencamp and Steven King are making a stage show??? well lets hope Mellencamp drops a Cherry Bomb on It

04/23/2011

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