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John Mellencamp extends 2019 US tour through April; new album now scheduled for December 7 release


Courtesy of AEG PresentsJohn Mellencamp recently announced plans for a 2019 U.S. tour dubbed “The John Mellencamp Show” that initially was set to run from early February to the end of March, but the acclaimed singer/songwriter has now extended the trek through April.

Thirteen new concerts have been scheduled, running from an April 9 date in Kalamazoo, Michigan, through an April 30 show in Albuquerque, New Mexico. As previously reported, the tour will be in support of a new studio album titled Other People’s Stuff, which originally was supposed to be released on November 16 but now will hit stores December 7.

Tickets for the newly announced concerts will go on sale to the general public this Friday, November 9, at 10 a.m. local time. Pre-sale and VIP tickets will be available starting Wednesday, November 7, at 10 a.m. local time. Fans purchasing tickets online will receive a free physical copy of Other People’s Stuff. For more information about the trek, visit Mellencamp.com.

The “John Mellencamp Show” concerts will feature the Rock & Roll Hall of Famer performing songs from throughout his long career, including tunes from the new album. There will be no opening act.

Mellencamp’s currently on a Canadian tour leg promoting his 2017 studio album, Sad Clowns and Hillbillies, that kicked off in late September and will wrap up November 14 in Abbotsford, British Columbia.

Here are all of Mellencamp’s forthcoming North American tour dates:

11/1 — Cold Lake, AB, Canada, Imperial Oil Place
11/3 — Dawson Creek, BC, Canada, Encana Events Centre
11/4 — Prince George, BC, Canada, CN Centre
11/6 — Kamloops, BC, Canada, Sandman Centre
11/7 — Cranbrook, BC, Canada, Western Financial Place
11/10 — Kelowna, BC, Canada, Prospera Place
11/12 — Victoria, BC, Canada, Save-On-Foods Memorial Centre
11/14 — Abbotsford, BC, Canada, Abbotsford Centre

2/7 — South Bend, IN, Morris Performing Arts Center
2/8 — Milwaukee, WI, Riverside Theatre
2/10 — Cincinnati, OH, Aronoff Center for the Arts
2/12 — Fort Wayne, IN, Embassy Theatre
2/14 — Rockford, IL, Coronado Performing Arts Center
2/15 — Peoria, IL, Peoria Civic Center
2/17 — Grand Rapids, MI, DeVos Performance Hall
2/19 — Youngstown, OH, Stambaugh Auditorium
2/20 — Baltimore, MD, Modell Performing Arts Center at The Lyric
2/22 — Providence, RI, Providence Performing Arts Center
2/23 — New Brunswick, NJ, State Theatre New Jersey
2/25 — New York, NY, Beacon Theatre
2/26 — New York, NY, Beacon Theatre
2/27 — New York, NY, Beacon Theatre
3/9 — Louisville, KY, Louisville Palace Theatre
3/10 — Evansville, IN, Aiken Theatre at Old National Events Plaza
3/12 — St. Louis, MO, Stifel Theatre
3/14 — Kansas City, MO, Arvest Bank Theatre at The Midland
3/16 — Tulsa, OK, Brady Theatre
3/17 — Memphis, TN, Orpheum Theatre
3/19 — Nashville, TN, Ryman Auditorium
3/20 — Nashville, TN, Ryman Auditorium
3/22 — Charlotte, NC, Ovens Auditorium
3/24 — Orlando, FL, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts
3/27 — Fort Meyers, FL, Barbara B. Mann Performing Arts Hall
3/29 — Clearwater, FL, Ruth Eckerd Hall
3/30 — Clearwater, FL, Ruth Eckerd Hall
4/9 — Kalamazoo, MI, Miller Auditorium*
4/11 — Saginaw, MI, The Dow Event Center Theater*
4/13 — Green Bay, WI, Weidner Center*
4/15 — Omaha, NE, Orpheum Theater*
4/16 — Wichita, KS, Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center*
4/18 — Rapid City, SD, Rushmore Plaza Civic Center*
4/20 — Spokane, WA, First Interstate Center for the Arts*
4/22 — Eugene, OR, Hult Center for the Performing Arts*
4/23 — Portland, OR, Portland Center for the Performing Arts*
4/25 — Oakland, CA, Paramount Theatre*
4/26 — Santa Barbara, CA, Arlington Theatre*
4/28 — Tucson, AZ, Tucson Music Hall*
4/30 — Albuquerque, NM, Kiva Auditorium*

* = newly added date.

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