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Fogerty sits in with Paisley

Friday, August 23, 2013 – John Fogerty made a guest appearance with Brad Paisley last night at Shoreline Amphitheater in Mountain View, Cal. to perform the album's Hot Rod Heart, a Fogerty original on his most recent disc "Wrote a Song For Everyone." Fogerty also joined Paisley for an encore of Centerfield, Alcohol and Proud Mary.Fogerty and Pasiely recorded Hot Rod Heart together at Ocean Way Studio in Nashville last year, and the two have wanted to perform it live together ever since.

Of the inspiration for the song, Fogerty said, "I have always loved car songs. The idea of getting in your car and running off down the road is very exhilarating. To me, the best car songs have a certain musical horizon, so you kind of set the mood musically at the beginning. Cars represent freedom, adventure and the chance to experience something brand new. I captured what my imagination saw and felt in this song."

Fogerty is on the road in October and November in support of his new CD.

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