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    This Sunday John Mellencamp's making a visit to the big town when he plays the Louisville Palace. The show starts at 8:20 p.m. with a documentary film, It's About You, airing at 7 p.m.

    Tickets, $55-$143 ($109 looks to be the cheapest option remaining), are available at

    It's Mellencamp's first Louisville show since he shared a bill with Willie Nelson and Bob Dylan at Louisville Slugger Field in July 2009. Spolier alert: The entire setlist from his most recent concert is at the end of this article, but it's packed with his classic hits.


    Per, here's the setlist from Mellencamp's last show, Nov. 6 in Greensboro:

    1. Authority Song
    2. No One Cares About Me
    3. Death Letter
    4. John Cockers
    5. Crumbling Down
    6. Walk Tall
    7. Check It Out
    8. Save Some Time To Dream
    9. solo: Jack and Diane
    10. Ride Back Home (Hey Jesus)
    11. Easter Eve
    12. Jackie Brown
    13. Longest Days (Life is Short)
    14. Small Town
    15. Instrumental
    16. Rain on the Scarecrow
    17. Paper In Fire
    18. Like A Rolling Stone
    19. If I Die Sudden
    20. I Saw You First
    21. Ain't That America
    22. R.O.C.K. in the U.S.A.
    23. Cherry Bomb

    Photo: Courtesy John Mellencamp

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    I'm a freelance writer, focusing on travel, food, and A&E. I've contributed to Condé Nast Traveler, Lonely Planet, Fox News, The Wall Street Journal, Air Canada's enRoute, Gawker Media's Gridskipper and Deadspin, USA Today, BlackBook, and Curbed. Previously I was a senior editor at Aol Travel and MapQuest. And, before that, director of content and editorial strategy for I also was the founding editor of Eater Louisville. Washington, DC based. Boston born. Kentucky Colonel.

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