Mellencamp joins Dylan tour
Monday, June 21, 2010
– John Mellencamp and his band will join Bob Dylan at several stops on his 2010 summer tour throughout the western United States in August.
Tour dates are:
Aug. 10 - Lincoln Neb. - Haymarket Park
Aug. 11 - Billings, Montana - Dehler Park
Aug. 12 - Casper, Wyo. - Mike Lansing Field
Aug. 18 - Las Vegas - Caesars Palace
Aug. 19 - Ontario, Cal. - Citizens Business Bank Arena
More Dylan Show dates, featuring Mellencamp, will be added to the tour.
Mellencamp toured with Dylan last summer during Dylan's minor league baseball tour.
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