Goldmine Magazine wraps up its initial series of Hall of Fame inductees with another group of outstanding songwriters
Chickenfoot is hitting the road again, but it’ll be a different drummer behind the kit on the band’s “A Different Devil Tour.”
Three-day passes for annual Memphis event are available now through Ticketmaster
Annual festival and conference for film, interactive and music begins March 11 in Austin, Texas
John Mellencamp’s hometown of Bloomington, Ind., will play host to the rocker’s first show on his upcoming “No Better Than This” tour. The tour, which begins Oct. 29, 2010, is to support Mellencamp’s Rounder Records debut, “No Better Than This,” …
Willie Nelson is a musician who remains relatively unscathed by the all-too-real distractions that the spotlight often blinds musicians of his caliber.
The 4-CD box set is the career anthology that Mellencamp’s fans have been demanding for years.
Madonna, John Mellencamp, the Beastie Boys, Donna Summer, Chic, Afrika Bambaataa, Leonard Cohen, The Dave Clark Five and The Ventures are the nine nominees for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
“I really think John is great at giving 100 percent. What I learned about rock and roll had all to do with attitude and intention and believing in whatever you’re doing. And never giving up.”
So says Lisa Germano, the indie singer-songwriter whose first high-profile gig was playing fiddle with John Mellencamp during his influential period as an Americana music pioneer in the late 1980s. Germano’s comments on her former boss emphasize why his induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame is such an achievement.
John Mellencamp has posted an exclusive solo acoustic video performance of “Troubled Land,” the latest single from his album Life, Death, Love and Freedom.