BACKSTAGE RIDER: Hall of Fame

John Mellencamp

John Mellencamp

While applauding John Mellencamp's pro-environmental stance (he asks for "paper instead of plastic" and separate recycling bins for glass and cans), we wonder why he's willing to drink hot beverages out of styrofoam cups. And speaking of styrofoam, it'd take a lot more than a couple of six packs of O'Douls to wash down that rice cake stash on his tour bus. (5 pages)

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Along with banning brown M&Ms backstage, Van Halen once needed some lubricant. View the Rider »