Post Tagged with: "John Mellencamp"

One Track Mind: John Mellencamp, “Troubled Man” from Plain Spoken (2014)

One Track Mind: John Mellencamp, “Troubled Man” from Plain Spoken (2014)

A canny combination of the Mellencamp of old and the Mellencamp of today.

John Mellencamp – 1978-2012 Box Set (2013)

John Mellencamp – 1978-2012 Box Set (2013)

John Mellencamp may be known for changing his name an astonishing three times, but he is respected for two other qualities: his status as the Bruce Springsteen of the Midwest, and his refusal to compromise his sound to fit the latest trends.

John Mellencamp, Elvis Costello, Sheryl Crow, Taj Mahal – Ghost Brothers of Darkland County (2013)

John Mellencamp’s top billing owes more to his work with writer Stephen King on the narrative that would become a play called Ghost Brothers of Darkland County. He sings just once here, giving the album over to a host of guest stars

New Music Monday: Dave Davies, John Oates, George Benson, Megadeth, Houndmouth, Genesis

New Music Monday: Dave Davies, John Oates, George Benson, Megadeth, Houndmouth, Genesis

The Kinks’ Dave Davies plugs back in for a sizzling new studio effort, as he travels the long road back from some debilitating health issues. Meanwhile, John Oates continues his intriguing Good Road to Follow solo project.

The Friday Morning Listen: John Mellencamp – Life Death Love and Freedom (2008)

The Friday Morning Listen: John Mellencamp – Life Death Love and Freedom (2008)

Hey Mr. Mellencamp, last night I came across your article on the Huffington Post. Interesting stuff. And yeah, the music “industry” has indeed changed.

Presenters for this year's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame include John Mellencamp, Smokey Robinson, Robbie Robertson, Chuck D

The list of presenters at this year’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame reads like, well, a hall of fame induction class

Gimme Five: Kenny Aronoff on John Mellencamp, Buddy Rich and John Fogerty

On this special edition of Something Else Reviews’ One Track Mind, we hand the reins over to ubiquitous sideman Kenny Aronoff

Something Else! Interview: Chickenfoot's Kenny Aronoff

When superstar drummer Kenny Aronoff — on tour now with Chickenfoot — starts recalling his sideman projects, they spill out with no rhyme or reason. He’s, almost literally, played them all.

Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, the long-awaited collaboration between John Mellencamp and Stephen King, set for spring release

John Mellencamp and Stephen King’s dramatic “roots musical,” in the works for more than a decade, will finally debut this spring.

The Friday Morning Listen: John Mellencamp – Uh-Huh (1983)

We had the “official” start of summer a little over a week ago, by I’ve always felt that the 4th of July weekend was when summer stepped into its full bloom.