10/22/2016 - As the honorary mayor of Tent City, Ken Leslie the creator of
introduces John to speak before the Walk To End Veteran Homelessness in Toledo,
Ohio on Oct 21st, just a few hours before his sold-out concert at the Stranahan
Theatre. Since 1990, Tent City has been Toledo’s annual event to help the
homeless. Mellencamp first visited Toledo in 2007 and was the inspiration for
the sponsor of Tent City
12/03/2013 - John was recently interviewed about his paintings by Lilly Wei for Studio International. The interview took place at the opening of John's exhibit of 40 paintings at the Butler Institute of American Art in Youngstown, Ohio, which runs from November 3, 2013 to January 12, 2014.
Be sure to visit Studio International's website to view the gallery of John's paintings that accompany the article. The complete article is available after the jump. Read More