John Mellencamp brings his Sad Clowns and Hillbillies Tour to Cary, N.C.'s Booth Amphitheatre Wednesday night, June 28, 2017 with Emmylou Harris and Carlene Carter.
John Mellencamp brings his Sad Clowns and Hillbillies Tour to Cary, N.C.'s Booth Amphitheatre Wednesday night, June 28, 2017 with Emmylou Harris and Carlene Carter. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
John Mellencamp brings his Sad Clowns and Hillbillies Tour to Cary, N.C.'s Booth Amphitheatre Wednesday night, June 28, 2017 with Emmylou Harris and Carlene Carter. Scott Sharpe ssharpe@newsobserver.com
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