08/04/2010 - Each year, the Americana Music Association honors distinguished members of the music community with a Lifetime Achievement Awards. John has been named one of their 2010 Lifetime Achievement Award recipients. It will be presented in September at the historic Ryman Auditorium in Nashville... Read More
08/02/2010 - Farm Aid announced today that Farm Aid 25: Growing Hope for America will be held Oct. 2 at Miller Park in Milwaukee.
Farm Aid Board Members Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp, Neil Young and Dave Matthews will perform at the event with more acts to be announced! Tickets go on sale beginning Friday, August 6th... Read More
07/30/2010 - Writer Mark T. Gould devoted his August column to John and the passion that is at the root of his creative endeavor. We asked Mark, who has a "day job" as a Superior Court judge in Connecticut, to describe himself so you'd have some insight into the source of his brilliant think piece. His response: "I'm just a fan who believes in this country as much as John does..." Read More
07/24/2010 - Rounder Records - September 2010 Issue 202 By Bob Mehr
Veteran rocker hits the road for stellar album of "routes" music.
Known for his pop hits and mile-wide acerbic streak, John Mellencamp's late
career has seen a serious artistic renaissance, as evidenced on 2008's
collaboration with T Bone Burnett, Life Death, Love and Freedom. Reuniting with
Burnett, Mellencamp's latest is a concept piece recorded in a series of historic
locations: Sun Studios in Memphis, Read More
07/17/2010 - Click HERE to read DirectCurrentMusic.com's Dave Curtis review John's new album No Better Than This. Visit their website for the complete review which includes several pictures and audio samples. Read More