John Mellencamp

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Jun 2, 2015 9:46 PM This Week in Milwaukee

<p> He grew each time he changed his name. As Johnny Cougar turned into John Cougar Mellencamp before finally becoming John Mellencamp, the callowness of his early tunes dissipated. The singer gradually found his voice in American roots music an.. more

Jun 4, 2012 11:31 AM I Hate Hollywood

If there's a shortage of anything within the musical mainstream nowadays, it's mainstream rock—not alt, indie, metal or anything indebted to folkloric traditions. On Through the Grey Veil, Milwaukee's Dave Fitzpatrick Band keeps its r more

May 8, 2012 12:00 AM Album Reviews 1 Comments

Like that other small-town-romanticizing heartland-rocker, Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp balances pop prowess with bighearted, populist ambitions... more

Nov 16, 2011 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee

Coa modified the exterior to add a dining patio andlarge stone fireplace. The stonework is a perfect match to the formerCameron’s. The interior is now more open, with a bar in the center ofeverything, and many of the tables are located near... more

Oct 13, 2009 12:00 AM Dining Preview 8 Comments

As a nation America is five billion pounds overweight by one estimate. Aside from aesthetic issues concerning the proliferation of unsightly waistlines, obesity is on its way to becoming the top health issue in the U.S., a major cause of heart an.. more

Feb 14, 2009 5:00 AM I Hate Hollywood

Like that other small-town romanticizing heartland-rocker,Bruce Springsteen, John Mellencamp balances pop prowess with bighearted,populist ambitions. Even his grand-old, flag-waving Chevrolet-selling loveletter to the working class, “Our Country,... more

Jun 28, 2008 12:00 AM Today in Milwaukee