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Live Mellencamp Blues Album Set For July 8th Release

AUSTIN, TX - APRIL 11: John Mellencamp performs onstage at ACL Live on April 11, 2013 in Austin, Texas.
John Mellencamp
is off and running after recently signing a “lifetime” deal with Republic Records.

Per Mellencamp’s website, he will be releasing John Mellencamp Performs Trouble No More Live At Town Hall on July 8th on CD, digital download and vinyl. 

Recorded on July 31, 2003 at New York City’s Town Hall, this live album consists of blues covers from Mellencamp’s studio album Trouble No More and some of his biggest hits, like “Small Town” and “Pink Houses.”  The track list varies per format, with the CD and digital downloads containing at 15 songs from the performance, while the vinyl LP features only ten tracks.

Mellencamp is spending much of the remainder of 2014 on the road.  To see if he’s headed to a town near you, go to Mellencamp.com.

John Mellencamp Performs Trouble No More Live At Town Hall (CD, digital)

1.  Stones In My Passway (Robert Johnson)
2.  Death Letter (Son House)
3.  To Washington (John Mellencamp/Traditional)
4.  Highway 61 Revisited (Bob Dylan)
5.  Baltimore Oriole (Hoagy Carmichael/Paul Francis Webster)
6.  Joliet Bound (Kansas Joe McCoy)
7.  Down In The Bottom (Willie Dixon)
8.  Johnny Hart (Woody Guthrie)
9.  Diamond Joe (John Mellencamp/Traditional)
10. John The Revelator (Traditional)
11. Small Town (John Mellencamp)
12. Lafayette (Lucinda Williams)
13. Teardrops Will Fall (Marion Smith)
14. Paper In Fire (John Mellencamp)
15. Pink Houses (John Mellencamp)

John Mellencamp Performs Trouble No More Live At Town Hall [vinyl]

Side One

1.  Stones In My Passway (Robert Johnson)
2.  Death Letter (Son House)
3.  Joliet Bound (Kansas Joe McCoy)
4.  Highway 61 Revisited (Bob Dylan)
5.  Baltimore Oriole (Hoagy Carmichael/Paul Francis Webster)

Side Two

6.  Diamond Joe (John Mellencamp/Traditional)
7.  Down In The Bottom (Willie Dixon)
8.  Small Town (John Mellencamp)
9.  Paper In Fire (John Mellencamp)
10. Pink Houses (John Mellencamp)