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Friday
May172013

John Fogerty Schedules Series of TV Appearances to Promote "Wrote a Song for Everyone"

Photo: Alan SilfenIn the days leading up to the May 28 release of his new collaborative album, Wrote a Song for Everyone, John Fogerty will be all over the TV dial.  In the next week alone, the Rock and Roll Hall of Famer has several appearances scheduled on various talk shows and specials.

On Sunday, the ex-Creedence Clearwater Revival frontman will be among the many musicians featured in the CBS concert special ACM Presents: Tim McGraw's Superstar Summer Night, which will air at 9 p.m. ET/PT.  The event, whose lineup featured mainly country stars like McGraw, Taylor Swift, Keith Urban and Faith Hill, was taped in early April at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.  Fogerty plays his Creedence classic "Born on the Bayou" on the special.

Next up for Fogerty will be an appearance on CBS This Morning that will air Monday at 7 a.m. ET/PT.  John will be interviewed on the morning show.

Then, Fogerty is scheduled to perform not once but twice on CBS' Late Show with David Letterman -- on Tuesday and Wednesday.  For his Tuesday appearance, Fogerty is listed as the sole musical guest, while the following evening, he slated to be joined by Los Angeles-based Americana group Dawes.  Fogerty and Dawes collaborated on a new version of the CCR tune "Someday Never Comes" on Wrote a Song for EveryoneLate Show airs weeknights at 11:35 p.m. ET/10:35 p.m. CT.

Lastly, the singer/guitarist will give a performance on next Thursday's edition of ABC's The View, which airs at 11 a.m. ET.

Keep checking JohnFogerty.com to find out if additional TV appearances have been added to Fogerty's schedule.

Meanwhile, over the last few months, Fogerty has been posting preview videos for Wrote a Song for Everyone on his official YouTube channel.  Among the recent clips is a lyrics video for the song "Mystic Highway," one of two brand-new tunes featured on the upcoming album.  Also on the site is a video in which Fogerty tells the story behind how he came to write the enduring Creedence song "Fortunate Son," along with a segment of the new rendition of the tune he recorded with Foo Fighters.  In addition, there's a behind-the-scenes clip featuring Fogerty and Bob Seger working on their version of CCR's "Who'll Stop the Rain."

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