08/26/2010 - In 2007 John visited a tent city in Toledo, OH raising awareness of the homeless which sparked the founding of 1Matters.org. John has continued his support not only for 1Matters, but all of those who have lost domestic autonomy in our nation.
Recently, John filmed a public service announcement for World Homeless Day and sat down to talk with 1Matters’ Ken Leslie, on behalf of Toledo Streets Newspaper, about homelessness, music, and progress. The interview and more information is available after the jump.
08/23/2010 - NPR, for a limited time, is streaming the entire No Better Than This album on their website - LISTEN NOW. Additionally, NPR's Fresh Air re-aired John's excellent 2007 40 minute interview with host Terry Gross - LISTEN NOW. Highlights of that interview are featured after the jump. Read More
08/20/2010 - Not only was John the musical guest recently on 5 nights of Tavis Smiley's PBS television show, he joined Tavis for an interview for his syndicated radio show "The Tavis Smiley Show."
You can listen to John's complete interview HERE along with a bonus question only for the web. Please note some Firefox browser users may not see the audio player load, in that case we suggest using Internet Explorer to listen. Read More
08/19/2010 - John was a guest on NPR's Morning Edition on Thursday, August 19th. John discussed his new album with host Steve Inskeep. Click HERE to read a summary of the article and to listen to the interview on NPR's website. Read More
08/18/2010 - John will be the featured guest on the nationally-syndicated radio show NPR Morning Edition with host Steve Inskeep, tomorrow Thursday, August 19th at 5:21 AM and again at 7:21 AM. Please note times are estimated and may vary depending on station and time zone. John will be discussing his new album amongst other topics. To find a station near you or listen on the Internet for the broadcast, go to npr.orgRead More
08/08/2010 - Why the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Chose Savannah To Cut His Latest Album
Connect Savannah writer Bill DeYoung recently spoke with John about his new record No Better Than This. Here is an excerpt: "No Better Than This is Americana, pure, direct, sonically honest and brilliantly basic, inhabited by ghosts and imbued with hope for a future generations..." Note: Article includes several photos from the recording sessions. Read More