John Mellencamp Thackerville Tickets
There are few who use their talent as a means of bringing social change. John Mellencamp is one of those select few who use music as a means of challenging the wrongs of society. Be it condemning discrimination, or discussing the plight of the average farmer, Mellencamp has constantly used his music as a source of questioning social injustices. With a discography full of songs that have appealed to the masses for their message, and to the critics for the artistic direction, Mellencamp has one of the most loyal and staunch followings that any artist can boast of. To catch him live on the road as he goes across North America, purchase John Mellencamp Thackerville tickets today.
An artist who has helped shaped the heartland rock genre, Mellencamp is popularly recognized as one of the most sincere artists around. Since his debut in 1978, Mellencamp has released a total of twenty one studio albums, and sixty four chart topping, super hit singles. Songs such as Jack & Diane, Paper in Fire, Wild Night and Hurts So Good have become favorites among his following. Mellencamp is often praised for keeping his songs and albums clean and classic in their artistic sensibilities. He does not rely on pomp and theatrics to win the audience. Instead, he relies on his lyrics and his smooth singing style. Bringing the woes of the blue-collared life into mainstream dialogue, Mellencampís songs have appealed to the masses courtesy of the message that they hold.
Over the span of his career, Mellencamp has won numerous accolades. A Grammy winner, he has been nominated for the prestigious award a total of thirteen times (including the win). He is also the recipient of the John Steinback Award, the Nordoff-Robbins Silver Clef Special Music Industry Humanitarian Award, the Q Awards and he is also an inductee of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.
This year, Mellencamp hits the road with his 2014 tour. Thackerville, a low key town in Love County, Oklahoma, is as apt a place as any for someone like Mellencamp to perform. John Mellencamp Thackerville tickets are now available for those who want to catch him live.