The #1 Tribute Show to John Cougar Mellencamp. Scarecrow faithfully recreates the energy and sonic soundscapes that John Mellencamp and his band were known for in the 80s and 90s. Watching Scarecrow perform is a “Déjà vu experience” to many Mellencamp fans. Scarecrow has performed throughout North America from the Yukon to the Gulf of Mexico and from the Rockies to the Atlantic Coast.
Why a John ‘Cougar’ Mellencamp Tribute band? -Compare the Hits that made it to the top 10 on the charts. Journey -25, Springsteen -26, Tom Petty -26, Eagles -21, John Mellencamp -29. Not many artists can have a full set of #1 songs.
39 years ago in 1985, the album Scarecrow was released, the first Farm Aid concert was co-founded and performed by John ‘Cougar’ Mellencamp and the tribute band Scarecrow was formed. All 3 turned 35 in 2020. Why Scarecrow – “You have all the moves and it sounds just like John Mellencamp when I saw him when I was younger”….is the most common comment.