10.24.2014 - There hasn't been a "Cougar" in John Mellencamp's name for
nearly 25 years, but that doesn't mean his feistiness has gone away.
The Seymour, Ind. born Mellencamp, 63, hates being idle, still smokes
cigarettes 20 years after a heart attack and refuses to stop rockin' out for his
fans in the Midwest and beyond.
"If I’m not taking any risks, I’m not having any fun," Mellencamp told
MLive.com over the phone Wednesday. "Playing it safe is for sissies."
Ghost Brothers of Darkland County
the supernatural, gothic production stars Billy Burke and Gina Gershon and
will make a Nov. 26 stop at Detroit's Fisher Theater.
Eric Lacy of MLive.com caught up with Mellencamp to get details about his latest project which he created the music and lyrics for his fondest Detroit memories and much, much more. Read the complete interview after the jump. Read More
09.30.2014 - The full cast has been announced for the 2014 Fall Tour of the southern Gothic, supernatural
Musical Ghost Brothers of Darkland County featuring Actor/Writer/Producer Billy Burke (The Twilight Saga) and Actress/Writer/Singer Gina Gershon (Killer Joe, House of Versace, Boeing, Boeing) in the lead roles. Ghost Brothers of Darkland Countywas written by best-selling author Stephen King, with music by Rock and Roll Hall of Famer John Mellencamp, and musical direction by Grammy Award-winning T Bone Burnett. Please note, John does not perform as part of the show.|
The tour kicks off right outside Bangor, ME at the Collins Center For The Arts in Orono, ME, on
November 8, before travelling through cities such as Toronto, Chicago, New York, and Los
Angeles.Due to overwhelming demand a second show has been
added in San Francisco on December 6th which is on sale now and is now the final date of the
For ticketing information, please visit
aeglive.com or ghostbrothersofdarklandcounty.com and
Ghost Brothers mini site. Read the complete
touring cast press release on Mellencamp.com
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