Sticky Doorknobs Blog Lubbock TX Concert Review

Writer Jimmy Patterson's review of Lubbock The Bob Dylan Show included these thoughts on John's performance:

Mellencamp, though, was unquestionably the high point. His volumes of midwestern angst and rebellion, and subtle lyrics that hide behind what at first sounds like anthemic odes to man and country, put him, along with Springsteen, as an obvious successor to Dylan; Mellencamp, once shed of the Johnny Cougar image and beyond his 'Jack and Diane,' days, turned into a voice for his generation, my generation. You might not always like what he has to say, but he has at least had the backbone to say it.

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