John Fogerty Surprises Americana Conference With Nightclub Concert

John Fogerty made a surprise concert appearance at the Americana Music Conference on Wednesday night (Sept. 16) in Nashville. Backed by a band that included guitarists Buddy Miller and Billy Burnette and drummer Kenny Aronoff, Fogerty played for nearly two hours at the Mercy Lounge, balancing classics from Creedence Clearwater Revival and his newest album, The Blue Ridge Rangers Rides Again. Fogerty will accept the Lifetime Achievement Award for songwriting at the Americana Music Association’s Honors and Awards ceremony on Thursday night (Sept. 17).