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John Fogerty: Wrote A Song For Everyone

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
  • And much more…

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Fourth Floor, Mike Curb Gallery

Exhibit Opened

September 26, 2013

Exhibit Closed

March 16, 2014

Museum Hours

Regular Hours:
M-F 11:30am - 7:30pm
Sat-Sun 10:00am - 7:30pm