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John Cougar Mellencamp - Scarecrow album

John Cougar Mellencamp - Scarecrow album
Title: Scarecrow
Country: US
Genre: Rock
Style:Southern Rock
Released: 1985
MP3 album szie: 1547 mb
FLAC album size: 1288 mb

Scarecrow is the eighth studio album by John Mellencamp. Released in August 1985, it peaked at on the . chart behind Heart's comeback album, Heart. The remastered version was released May 24, 2005 on Mercury/Island/UMe and includes one bonus track. This album contained three Top 10 hits, a record for a Mellencamp album: ". " which peaked at in the .

Songs in album John Cougar Mellencamp - Scarecrow (1985). 1. Rain On The Scarecrow.

This album is dedicated to Speck Mellencamp November 4, 1903-December 28, 1983. Recorded and Mixed at: Belmont Mall Studio-Belmont, Indiana-March-June 1985 except (B1) mixed at Rumbo Studio, LA. A1: Recorded Fri. Mar. 29, 1985 @ 5:00 . A2: Recorded Wed. 27, 1985 @ 7:00 . John Cougar Mellencamp. Scarecrow ‎(LP, Album).

A loose concept album about lost innocence and the crumbling of small-town America, Scarecrow says as much with its tough rock and gentle folk-rock as it does with its lyrics, which remain a weak point for Mellencamp. Nevertheless, his writing has never been more powerful: "Rain on the Scarecrow" and "Small Town" capture the hopes and fears of Middle America, while "Lonely Ol' Night" and "Rumbleseat" effortlessly convey the desperate loneliness of being stuck in a dead-end life.

Scarecrow (John Mellencamp album). 1985 studio album by John Cougar Mellencamp. Chestnut Street Incident is the debut studio album by John Mellencamp, then known as "Johnny Cougar," released in 1976. Signing on with David Bowie's manager, Tony DeFries, Mellencamp travelled to New York City to cut this first album. DeFries would also go on to produce the album as well. With th. mage: Chestnut Street Incident. Recorded in London, it was released in the . and Australia by Riva Records on March 6, 1978

Is Scarecrow the best album by John Cougar Mellencamp? BestEverAlbums. com brings together thousands of 'greatest ever album' charts and calculates an overall ranking. Scarecrow by John Cougar Mellencamp (1985) Overall rank: 1,960th. Accolades: Top albums of 1985 (26th). Top albums of the 1980s (314th). Best albums of all time (1,960th).

More albums from John Cougar Mellencamp. American Fool (1982). Artist : John Cougar Mellencamp Released date : 1985 Label : Universal Strategic Marketing. Between A Laugh And A Tear.

On this page you can listen to mp3 music free or download album or mp3 track to your PC, phone or tablet. Release title: John Cougar Mellencamp - Scarecrow. Photo of John Cougar Mellencamp - Scarecrow. More albums of John Cougar Mellencamp: American Fool. This album was released on the label Mercury (catalog number 824865-1). This album was released in 1985 year. Download mp3. Length of track.

Продавец: Интернет-магазин Ozon. Адрес: Россия, Москва, Пресненская набережная, 10. ОГРН: 1027739244741

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Rain On The Scarecrow
Written-By – George M. Green*
2 Grandma's Theme
Lead Vocals – Laura Mellencamp
3 Small Town 3:42
4 Minutes To Memories
Backing Vocals – Mimi MapesWritten-By – George M. Green*
5 Lonely Ol' Night 3:45
6 The Face Of The Nation 3:14
7 Justice And Independence '85
Saxophone – A. Jack Wilkins*Trumpet – Richard Fanning
8 Between A Laugh And A Tear
Vocals – Rickie Lee Jones
9 Rumbleseat 3:00
10 You've Got To Stand For Somethin' 4:33
11 R.O.C.K. In The U.S.A. (A Salute To 60's Rock)
Backing Vocals [Background] – Sarah Flint
12 The Kind Of Fella I Am 2:55

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Cinram


  • Acoustic Guitar, Electric Guitar, Backing Vocals – Larry Crane
  • Art Direction, Design – Bob Cato
  • Drums, Tambourine, Vibraphone [Vibes], Backing Vocals – Kenny Aronoff
  • Electric Bass, Backing Vocals – Toby Myers
  • Electric Guitar, Vocals [Cameo Shadow Vocals] – Mike Wanchic
  • Engineer – Don Gehman, Greg Edward
  • Engineer [Assistant] – Rick Fettig
  • Engineer [Maintenance] – Ross Alexander
  • Engineer [Mastering] – Bob Ludwig
  • Keyboards – John Cascella
  • Management – Tommy Mottola
  • Mixed By – Don Gehman, George Tutko, Greg Edward
  • Photography By – Marc Hauser
  • Producer – Don Gehman, Little Bastard
  • Written-By – John Mellencamp* (tracks: 1, 3 to 12)


Recorded and Mixed at Belmont Mall Studio, Belmont, Indiana, March - June 1985, except track 7, Mixed at Rambo Studio, LA.
Mastered at Masterdisk, New York, NY.
Management for Champion Entertainment Organization, Inc.
(P) © 1985 John Mellencamp.
Tracks 1 & 4 Copyright © 1985 Riva Music Inc. (ASCAP) and Riva Music Ltd. (PRS).
Tracks 3, 5 to 12 Copyright © 1985 Riva Music Inc. (ASCAP).
Manufactured and Distributed by Polygram for Mercury.
Made in Canada

Track 2: Public Domain.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0 42282 48652 3 97
  • Matrix / Runout: #90121BB 824865-2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
824 865-1 M-1, 422-824 865-1 M-1 John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow ‎(LP, Album, 53 ) Riva , Riva 824 865-1 M-1, 422-824 865-1 M-1 US 1985
824 865-4 Q John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow ‎(Cass, Album) Mercury 824 865-4 Q Ireland 1985
28PP-1012 John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow ‎(LP, Album) Mercury 28PP-1012 Japan 1985
824 865-4 John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow ‎(Cass, Album, Dol) Mercury 824 865-4 France 1985
824 865-4 M-1 John Cougar Mellencamp Scarecrow ‎(Cass, Album, Club) Riva 824 865-4 M-1 US 1985