Wednesday, May 30, 2018

John Mellencamp announces Canadian tour

John Mellencamp will bring his “Sad Clowns & Hillbillies” tour to Canada this fall.

The Indiana rocker will perform classic tracks alongside tunes from his 2017 album over the course of the two-month run, which will open in Moncton, NB on September 26.

The project sees Mellencamp working with country legend Carlene Carter, who opened every show of his acclaimed 2015-2016 Plain Spoken tour.

The singer’s 23rd album, “Sad Clowns & Hillbillies” peaked at No. 11 on the US Billboard 200. and VIP pre-sale tickets are underway now and will run until Thursday, May 31 at 10:00pm local time; general public seats will go on sale beginning Friday, June 1 at 10:00am local time.

For ticketing information and more details, visit

On June 14, Mellencamp will be among the artists inducted into the 2018 Songwriters Hall Of Fame during an event at the Marriott Marquis Hotel in New York City.

The rocker will be honored alongside Bill Anderson, Robert “Kool” Bell, Ronald Bell, George Brown & James “JT” Taylor p/k/a “Kool & The Gang,” Steve Dorff, Jermaine Dupri, Alan Jackson and Allee Willis.

John Mellencamp
2018 Canadian tour

Sep 26 - Moncton, NB @ Moncton Events Centre
Sep 27 - Saint John, NB @ Harbour Station
Sep 29 - Halifax, NS @ Halifax Forum
Oct 02 - Ottawa, ON @ TD Place
Oct 04 - Kingston, ON @ Rogers K-Rock Centre
Oct 06 - Oshawa, ON @ Tribute Communities Centre
Oct 07 - St. Catharines, ON @ Meridian Centre
Oct 10 - Sudbury, ON @ Sudbury Community Arena
Oct 11 - Sault Ste Marie, ON @ Essar Centre
Oct 13 - Thunder Bay, ON @- Thunder Bay Community Auditorium
Oct 23 - Winnipeg, MB @ Bell MTS Place
Oct 24 - Brandon, MB @ Keystone Centre
Oct 26 - Estevan, SK @ Affinity Place
Oct 28 - Lethbridge, AB @ Enmax Centre
Oct 29 - Saskatoon, SK @ Sasktel Centre
Nov 01 - Cold Lake, AB @ Imperial Oil Place Arena
Nov 03 - Dawson Creek, BC @ Encana Events Centre
Nov 04 - Prince George, BC @ CN Centre
Nov 06 - Kamloops, BC @ Sandman Centre
Nov 07 - Cranbrook, BC @ Western Financial Place
Nov 10 - Kelowna, BC @ Prospera Place
Nov 12 - Victoria, BC @ Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
Nov 14 - Abbotsford, BC @ Abbotsford Centre

See also:

John Mellencamp to be inducted into the Songwriters Hall Of Fame
VIDEO: John Mellencamp performs on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
John Mellencamp to perform on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert
John Mellencamp: Plain Spoken concert special comes to Netflix
Search John Mellencamp at hennemusic