Love the poetic way John Mellencamp paid tribute to Tom Petty on his Facebook page:
“Tom Petty was the Edward Hopper of American songwriters,” it begins. “He was a certain kind of bird that had no legs, so he could never land on this earth; he lived his whole life in the sky. And now he will spread his wings and sleep on the wind. His name is written in the stars. John Mellencamp.”
“It’s shocking, crushing news,” Bob Dylan said in a statement to Rolling Stone. “I thought the world of Tom. He was a great performer, full of the light, [More]
John Mellencamp’s new album comes Friday (April 28) and he’s got 2 Florida dates in June to support the new album.
Click the link below to hear the new album, see John perform live on Late Nite with Seth Meyers this Wednesday (April 26) and see him in St. Augustine June 24 and Boca Raton’s Mizner Park Ampitheatre June 25.
Listen to John Mellencamp’s Sad Clowns & Hillbillies HERE.