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Yes, Ted Cruz, Rock Music Did Respond to 9/11

Despite what Ted Cruz says, many of the biggest living icons of classic rock were quick to respond to 9/11. Here are songs he may have missed (or may be choosing to ignore).

03/25/2015

Willie Nelson (Rachel Murray/Getty Images for John Varvatos)

Farm Aid Announces Date of 30th Anniversary Concert

This year’s edition of Willie Nelson, Neil Young and John Mellencamp’s long-running charity festival is set for the fall.

02/10/2015

John Mellencamp (Credit: Maria Ives)

Stream John Mellencamp’s New Album, ‘Plain Spoken’

Plain Spoken is out on Tuesday via Republic Records, and is the follow-up to 2010’s No Better Than This.

09/19/2014

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Weird Al’s LIVE Version of “Homer And Marge” [Video]

A few years back, “Weird Al” Yankovic sang a parody of his own parody (Chuck and Diane) of John Mellencamp’s “Jack and Diane,” for the Simpson’s TV show. Friday night at the Hollywood Bowl, a […]

09/15/2014

John Mellencamp (Credit: Maria Ives)

John Mellencamp Ditches Rock Star Image on New Single ‘Troubled Man’

“I am done being a rock star. I have no interest in that, in having the biggest concerts. I have only one interest: to have fun while we’re doing this and maybe have something that somebody might discover.”

08/19/2014

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Jack White to Headline Farm Aid 2014 Alongside Neil Young, Willie Nelson, John Mellencamp & Dave Matthews

Jack White doesn’t seem to care too much about baseball, but he does care about America’s farmers. And to show his appreciation he’s headlining this year’s Farm Aid in Raleigh, North Carolina.

07/24/2014

Pete Seeger with John Mellencamp, Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews and Neil Young at Farm Aid 2013 (Maria Ives for Radio.com)

Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp & Neil Young Remember Pete Seeger

Willie Nelson, Dave Matthews and Tom Morello also paid tribute to the legend.

01/29/2014

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John Mellencamp To Release 19 CD Box Set

The comprehensive boxed set collection will feature nineteen CDs released by Mellencamp from his 35 year career, including American Fool, Lonesome Jubilee, Scarecrow, Cuttin’ Heads, Life, Death, Love and Freedom and No Better Than This.

10/30/2013

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Pete Seeger Surprises, Neil Young Vents At Farm Aid 2013

Earlier this year, Farm Aid President Willie Nelson celebrated his 80th birthday, and the man shows no signs of slowing down. Beloved by millions not only for his music, but also for his activism and […]

09/23/2013

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John Mellencamp’s Sons Accused In Porch Beating

John Mellencamp’s teenage sons are facing charges of felony battery in Bloomington, Indiana. According to the “Herald Times,” the boys, 18-year-old Speck and 19-year-old Hud, are accused of beating up a 19-year-old man at the […]

08/19/2013

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