John Mellencamp announces 20-city Canadian tour, includes show in Brandon


John Mellancamp will be touring Canada this fall with a stop scheduled for Brandon, MB.  The critically acclaimed American songwriter will play Westoba Place on Wednesday, October the 24th.   The concert will kick off the start of Manitoba AG EX and the Manitoba Finals Rodeo Oct. 24 – 27.

Tickets for the tour will be available to the general public beginning Friday, June 1st

at 10:00am local time.

His 20-city Canadian tour is titled Sad Clowns & Hillbillies and begins on August 26 in Monton, NB and ends November 14th in Abbotsford, BC.

“This is a big show for the Keystone Centre,” said Jeff Schumacher, general manager, Keystone Centre. “John Mellencamp will be one of the most recognizable names our facility has seen–his music spans generations and genres we’re looking forward to it.”

Jack and Diane, Hurts So Good and Cherry Bomb are among some of Mellancamp’s best known hits.