Recording artist John Mellencamp poses for a portrait Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010 in New York. (AP Photo/Jeff Christensen)
John Mellencamp will perform a second show in St. John’s. Mellencamp has added a July 6 performance to his original July 7 show at Mile One Centre.
The longtime rocker is touring the country with special guests Cowboy Junkies in support of his most recent album, “No Better Than This,” and will also perform hits from his entire career. He’s best known for tunes like “Hurts so Good,” “Jack and Diane,” and “Pink Houses.”
Tickets for the newly added show range from $49.50 to $89.50 (including tax, plus surcharge) and are on sale no at the Mile One Centre box office, by phoning 576-7657 or online at www.mileonecentre.com.
The rocker, known for 1980s hit Jack and Diane and a slew of others, will perform July 7 at Mile One Stadium according to his website.
Tickets go on sale Friday at 8:30 a.m., according to the website.
Pre-sale of tickets for fansite club members and premium packages go up Wednesday.
The appearance is a part of Mellencamp’s 2012 Canadian No Better Than This Tour, which starts in British Columbia in mid-June.
Mellencamp will be joined by Canada's own Cowboy Junkies who are his special guests for this run of dates, according to his website.