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09/02/2015

John Fogerty Tells His Version of Creedence Clearwater Revival's Fractious History in New Memoir: Exclusive Excerpt

Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music, the forthcoming memoir from Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman John Fogerty, tells the singer's version of the band’s fractious history and long legal battle with producer Saul Zaentz. In this exclusive excerpt, Fogerty, now 70, explains why he refused to play with former bandmates Stu Cook and Doug Clifford at CCR’s induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1993.
08/10/2015

John Fogerty Joins The Voice as Adam Levine's Advisor

Get ready to rock – John Fogerty is set to join The Voice as an advisor. The Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman is officially joining Team Adam this season to help mentor Adam Levine's contestants during the competition, NBC confirms to PEOPLE exclusively. "Hangin' with Adam, singing 'Lookin' Out My Backdoor' with him … [I'm] just having the time of my life right now. Adam has an incredible voice and I am honored that he asked me to join him," Fogerty says.
08/07/2015

CLEARWATER FLOWS - Unique tour theme makes Fogerty a plumber of '69

From the 1980s through 1997, John Fogerty refused to play any songs in concert that he wrote for his legendary rock band Creedence Clearwater Revival. During that period, he was embroiled in a series of lawsuits over the ownership and use of his Creedence songs. Most of the disputes involved Saul Zaentz, the former head of his record company in the Creedence years, Fantasy Records. Eventually, Zaentz retained ownership of the Creedence catalog, but Fogerty made peace after his bitter battle, realizing
08/05/2015

John Fogerty draws area fans to classic show

During his on-stage guitar demo, he shared a rift on a Telecaster and the story of his first Les Paul Custom. He also strayed from the typical Fogerty sound when he played a solo section that would make Eddie Van Halen stop in his tracks.
07/29/2015

CONCERT REVIEW: John Fogerty

While 1969 was undoubtedly the most prolific year in the professional life of John Fogerty, the rock and roll legend wasn’t about to put any limitations on his current tour.