Tickets on sale for John Mellencamp at Miller Auditorium April 9

Contact: Thom Cooper
Photo of musician John Mellencamp with the words American Poet John Mellencamp Show.

KALAMAZOO, Mich.—Coinciding with a highly anticipated new album release, John Mellencamp will embark on a 2019 tour of "The John Mellencamp Show" at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, April 9, at Miller Auditorium on the campus of Western Michigan University. The performance will feature the rock icon's classics plus some new material. Hailed as one of music's most authentic and crowd pleasing concert performers, Mellencamp's performance will not have an opening act.

Every ticket purchased online will receive a physical copy of his forthcoming album "Other People’s Stuff," set for release on Friday, Nov. 16, by Republic Records.'Tickets start at $40.50 and are available at the Miller Auditorium Ticket Office, by phone at (800) 228-9858 or (269) 387-2300 and online.

About John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp’s career in music, spanning more than 35 years, has seen him transition from pop star to one of the most highly respected singer/songwriters of a generation. Mellencamp is incredibly acclaimed; he is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, a Grammy winner, a recipient of the John Steinbeck Award, ASCAP Foundation’s Champion Award, The Woody Guthrie Award and Americana Music Association's Lifetime Achievement Award and more recently, the Founders Award, the top honor assigned by the American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers. Additionally, he was recently inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame this past June. He is also one of the most successful live concert performers in the world.
Produced by AEG Presents, "The John Mellencamp Show" is part of the Marana Group Spotlight Series.

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