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John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone

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On View - Sep 26, 2013 - Sep 26, 2013

John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone is named after his current album Wrote A Song For Everyone (Vanguard Records), hailed by fans and critics alike including a rare 5-star lead review in Rolling Stone. This reflective exhibit offers visitors a unique look at the musical career of the singer, songwriter and guitarist, who, for more than 45 years, has been making music that continues to speak in a powerful way to generations of musicians and music lovers alike.

On display through March 16, 2014, the John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone exhibit features:

  • Centerfield “baseball bat” guitar
  • Played during his solo career
  • Dobro guitar from 1969’s Green River album cover
  • John’s personal scrapbook from his time with Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • Handwritten lyrics to “Proud Mary”
  • Fogerty’s high-school diploma and yearbook
  • Costumes, posters, awards, and albums
  • Personal correspondence, tour ephemera, and photographs
  • The original recording contract CCR signed with Fantasy Records that came back to haunt him
  • Much more

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