John Cougar Mellancamp/John Cougar/John Mellancamp thread

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  1. Hard2Bluff

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    Saw him as John Cougar Mellencamp 1983ish Dothan, Alabama. Good show, expected torn bluejeans and penny loafers. He and his whole band were in tux and tails. Lol
     
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    A guy I used to work with said he had "Diane" from Jack and Diane for a HS teacher in Scottsburg Indiana. They used to sing this song and she would lose her damn mind. "sucking on chili dog outside the tasty freeze."

     
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    Big fan here! I've seen him 3 times: 1981 in Orlando, early 1990s @ Farm Aid in Ames and 2015 in Cincinnati.
     
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    I remember him as Johnny Cougar from the 1970's. Of course that was when he was doing clubs and hadn't hit the big time yet.
     
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    Probably my favorite rendition of Hey Porter. The link should start at 15:43

     
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    When I hear his name, this is the first song I think of.
     
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    He did a crossroads with Darius Rucker..I thought it was pretty good. Nostalgic.
     
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    "Aint that America..home of the free...little pink houses for you and me."

     
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    I would have to say I like his work more now than I did growing up.
     
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    I was thinking the same thing.
     
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    BASTARDS!!!!!!!!!!

    Now I am on a bender downloading his songs!
     
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    Where do Casabas and Honeydews go for the summer?
     
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    A true national treasure.
     
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    Answer: The John Cougar Melon Camp
     
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    Well I came to post Rain on the Scarecrow because its a filthy jam but OP already lead us off strong.

    Ill toss this in there since I remember it as a kid and loved it long before I even knew who Van Morrison was.

     
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    Remember when MTV held a contest and the prize was a house in Indiana that you and your friends have to paint pink?

     
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    I like some of his catchy little tunes:

     
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    Ok, I have to ask; What is the significance or meaning..whatever, of "little pink houses.." lyric?
     

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