Set to coincide with a highly anticipated new album release, John Mellencamp will embark on a 2019 tour of The John Mellencamp Show which will feature the rock icon’s classics plus some new material. Hailed by critics and fans alike as one of music’s most authentic and crowd pleasing concert performers, Mellencamp will begin the tour February 7 in his home state of Indiana at South Bend’s Morris Performing Arts Center and will span two months ending at Ruth Eckerd Hall for two shows on Friday, March 29 and Saturday, March 30. The John Mellencamp Show will start promptly at 8 pm and will not have an opening act. Every ticket purchased online will receive a physical copy of Mellencamp’s forthcoming album Other People’s Stuff set for release on November 16 by Universal Republic. Tickets for both shows go on sale Friday, September 21 at 10 am. For a complete list of tour dates and more information please visit Mellencamp.com.
Mellencamp’s live shows have garnered huge critical acclaim with the Hollywood Reporter calling it a “triumphant, career-spanning show” and a “superb performance…still full of fiery defiance” by the Boston Globe. His extensive touring and live shows have solidified the Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer’s place at the forefront of American music for the past 40 years.
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One of the original heartland rockers, John Mellencamp, has perfected the folk-rock singer-songwriter and will be visiting a venue near you throughout 2011. The legendary rocker recently released his 21st studio album, No Better Than This, and will be on tour throughout the year to promote the effort. Don't miss a date on the John Mellencamp concert schedule; Use Eventful as your source for John Mellencamp tour dates and venue information.
After several years of bouncing around Indiana and New York City performing and recording music, Mellencamp finally hit mainstream radio in 1980 with the single "I Need a Lover". It was 1982's album, American Fool, featuring "Hurts So good" and "Jack & Diane", that catapulted Mellencamp to multi-Platinum success. The single "Hurts so Good", earned Mellencamp his first, and to-date only, Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Vocal performance. The success continued throughout the '80s and '90s for Mellencamp. John Mellencamp tour dates were scheduled on sell-out stadium tours and he shared the stage with other iconic performers such as Bob Dylan and Bruce Springsteen.
When all is said and done, Mellencamp has put out 21 studio albums, five of which were certified multi-Platinum, he has been nominated for eleven Grammy Awards, and he has left behind a humanitarian legacy that includes the Farm Aid benefit concert series. John Mellencamp is an American rock icon and he continues to release classic records that stand the test of time and prove his relevancy to American pop culture. Stay on top of John Mellencamp's concert schedule and Use Eventful for John Mellencamp tour date information.