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

Last night, 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! […]

06/11/2012

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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

Ten Patriotic Songs To Mark This Historic Occasion

Photos: Nation Rejoices At Bin Laden’s Deathview gallery Last night, President Obama gave a televised address to the nation to announce the death of Osama bin Laden as a result of a U.S. strike.  Americans show […]

05/02/2011

What’s In The Words: John Mellencamp’s “Jackie Brown”

Is this your wife, Jackie Brown? With sad blue eyes, walking on eggshells so you don’t see her frown. Is this your family, Jackie Brown? I once heard[lastfm link_type="artist_info"] John Mellencamp [/lastfm]say that his song, […]

03/17/2011

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