A little gospel, a little bluegrass, a little rock & roll, and whole lot of soul make 'The Richmond Sessions' a delightful must-have.
'Sad Clowns & Hillbillies' is without question a contemporary masterpiece. This is some of the best writing and music that Mellencamp has ever been kind enough to share with us.
Friends, this ain't your daddy's country music. This is Loretta Lynn Meets The Clash Meets Brian Setzer.
'Cradle to the Grave' is filled with the sort of acoustic blues that makes the hairs stand up on a listener's arm.
We couldn't help but think this is what H.B. Reese must have felt like when he first combined chocolate and peanut butter.