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Selected Bibliography

Books, major newspaper and magazine articles, and fan club bulletins

Information is based partly on the highlights of the book Green River: Illustrated Discography of Creedence Clearwater Revival by Peter Koers.

Books

CCR In Concert. Tour book for the Japanese Tour of CCR 1972. Japan 1972.
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival. LP sized photo book. USA 1969.
  • Hank Bordowitz, Bad Moon Rising: The Unauthorized History of Creedence Clearwater Revival. USA 1998.
  • Douglas Kent Hall (ed.), The Superstars In Their Own Words (featuring John Fogerty). USA 1970.
  • John Hallowell, Inside Creedence. Bantam Books, USA 1971.
  • Peter Koers, Green River: Illustrated Discography of Creedence Clearwater Revival. Germany 1999.
  • Peter Koers, Rocking All Over The World. Creedence chronicle of 192 pages in the German language. Germany 1994.
  • Laura LiPuma & Jonas Livingston, Rockin' All Over The World. Tourbook of the 1986 tour of John Fogerty. USA 1986.
  • Antonio Lodetti, Creedence Clearwater Revival. Italy 1987.
  • Craig Warner, Dave Marsh (Ed.), Up Around The Bend: The Oral History of CCR. USA 1999.

    Books featuring Creedence/John Fogerty et al only partly

  • Joe Benson, Uncle Joe's Record Guide. USA 1989.
  • Rob Burt & Patsy North, West Coast Story. England 1977.
  • Phil Hardy & David Laing, The Encyclopedia of Rock. USA 1987.
  • James A. Hudson, Fillmore East And West. USA 1970.
  • Jim O'Donnel, The Rock Book. USA 1975.
  • Pauline Rivelli & Robert Levin, Giants Of Rock. USA 1981.
  • Richard Robinson & Andy Zwerling, The Rock Scene. USA 1971.
  • Jay Ruby, Interview with CCR, April/May 1969, in Pauline Rivelli & Robert Levin, Giants of Rock, USA 1981.
  • Bud Scoppa, The Rock People. USA 1973.
  • Joe Smith, Off The Record: An Oral History Of Popular Music. USA 1981.
  • Irwin Stambler, The Encyclopedia of Rock. England 1989.

    Songbooks

  • There are several Creedence songbooks. For a detailed list, check out Peter Koers' book CCR: Illustrated Discography.

    Major newspaper and magazine articles

    Addicted To Noise

  • 5/3/1997: John Fogerty read

    Age, Australia

  • 11/18/1998: JCF

    ASCAP Playback

  • Summer 1997: JCF read

    Audio

  • January 1998: JCF

    Bass Player

  • April 1998: Stu Cook

    The Beat Goes On

  • 10/97: CCR

    Billboard, USA

  • 4/19/1997: story on Fogerty's new album release

    Boston Globe

  • 5/16/97: JCF

    Boston Herald

  • 5/23/97

    Chicago Sun Times

  • 5/21/97

    Chicago Times

  • 6/7/1998: JCF

    Chicago Tribune

  • 6/12/98: JCF read

    Creem

  • 6/85: JCF

    Downbeat

  • 1/7/71: CCR cover story

    Entertainment Weekly

  • 5/30/1997: review of "Blue Moon Swamp"
  • 6/15/1998: review of "Premonition"

    FI Music Magazine

  • 10/98: JCF

    Goldmine

  • 6/8/1984: CCR
  • #443 (7/18/1997): John Fogerty
  • #468 (7/3/1998): John Fogerty

    Grammy

  • 4-5/1997: JCF

    Grooves

  • appr. 1980: Doug Clifford

    Guitar

  • April 1985
  • 10/98

    Guitar Player

  • August 1969
  • February 1972: Stu Cook
  • April 1985: John Fogerty
  • September 1985: Stu Cook
  • October 1997: John Fogerty

    Guitar World

  • 17/1997 (7/4): John Fogerty read
  • August 1998: John Fogerty

    Hit Parader

  • Sep 1969: CCR cover story

    Houston Chronicle

  • 1/20/1985: review of "Centerfield"
  • 6/1/97: review of "Blue Moon Swamp"

    ICE

  • 5/1997: John Fogerty

    Kicks, New York, USA

  • #3 (summer 1984): review of "Hoodoo" sessions

    Los Angeles Times

  • 4/8/1973: John Fogerty
  • 4/12/1984: JCF
  • 1/12(?)/1993: John Fogerty
  • 1/13(?)/1993: story on CCR's nomination to RRHF and the reunion disaster
  • 5/4/1997: John Fogerty

    Los Angeles Times Calendar

  • 1/6/1985: comments on "Centerfield" by Tom, Doug and Stu

    Melody Maker, UK

  • 9/20/1969
  • 9/8/1973: JCF

    Mix

  • October 1997: JCF

    Music, UK

  • 9/7-20/83: CCR

    Musician

  • March 1985: John Fogerty
  • 11/97: John Fogerty

    New Musical Express, England

    Major stories released in 1969-1971, written mainly by Roy Carr:
  • 7/26/1969
  • 9/20/1969
  • Focus On A Creedence A Week; Four weekly articles on JF, TF, SC & DC
  • Backroom Team Make Creedence eleven strong
  • Progressive Rock On LP - An outstanding review of Cosmo's Factory, incl. quotes/comments from CCR
  • An Incredible Day at Cosmo's Factory
  • No Creedence let down for advanced buyers [Pendulum review]
  • Cosmorama Of Creedence. Stu Cook holidaying in London learns his group have toppled The Beatles
  • John, Stu and Doug cut single, album to follow
  • The Travellin' Band - Glad to be back on the road again. 8/14/1971
  • A man and his Music - John Fogerty 'I've always wanted to be a rock and roll star'
  • Live in Manchester - review.
  • Rock 'n Roll Battle Fatigue - on tour with CCR in Europe
  • 3/15/1975: review of "The Golliwogs Pre-Creedence"

    New York Times

  • 1/16/1985: John Fogerty

    No Depression

  • May-June 1997

    Offbeat

  • September 1997: JCF read

    Phonograph Records

  • September 1973: CCR

    Q, UK

  • #130 (7/1997): large interview with Fogerty plus a single of "Walkin' In A Hurricane" and other songs from other artists.

    Record

  • April 1985: review of "Centerfield"

    Record Collector

  • #27 (November 1981): CCR discography
  • #98: story on Creedence rarities, early discography, and unissued solo recordings

    Relix, Grateful Dead magazine

  • 10/97: John Fogerty, also quotes from Stu Cook and Doug Clifford

    Rocky Mountain News

  • 11/10/96: CCRv

    Rockvillage

  • 8/9/1998: Stu Cook (http://www.rockvillage.com/)

    Rolling Stone, USA

  • #52 (2/21/1970): interview with John Fogerty and cover featuring Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • 9/3/70: review of "Cosmo's Factory"
  • 10/28/71
  • #74: Creedence on focus
  • 5/25/72: review of "Mardi Gras"
  • 7/5/1973: interview with John Fogerty and review of "Blue Ridge Rangers"
  • 10/23/1975: review of 'John Fogerty'
  • in 1976: John Fogerty builds house in Oregon
  • 9/2/82: Tom Fogerty
  • #443 1985: John Fogerty
  • #484 Oct. 1986: John Fogerty
  • #487 Nov. 1986: review of 'Eye Of The Zombie'
  • 20th Anniversary Issue 1988: John Fogerty
  • 4/19/1990: John Fogerty's Album Top 10 of the 50's
  • #649 2/4/1993: John Fogerty
  • #762 6/12/1997 (6/17?): review of "Blue Moon Swamp" read
  • #763 6/26/97: JCF
  • 1998: review of "Premonition" read
  • 6/25/1998: "Premonition" track-by-track

    San Francisco Chronicle

  • 11/26/1978
  • 1/1985: JCF
  • 2/2/1985: on John Fogerty All-Stars tv show
  • 1/20/1985: responses to abovementioned article by from Tom Fogerty and Doug Clifford
  • 5/11/1997: John Fogerty read
  • 6/8/1998: review of "Premonition" read

    San Francisco Examiner

  • 1983 (exact date unknown): story on the Blue Velvets reunion
  • 8/9/1994: story on Creedence in Woodstock '69

    Star/News

  • 6/7/98: JCF

    Time

  • July 1969: CCR
  • 4/1985 (1/28): JCF
  • 22/1997 (6/2/97): review of "Blue Moon Swamp" read

    Toronto Star

  • 6/2/97

    Toronto Sun

  • 5/31/1997: JCF read

    USA Today

  • 5/19/1997: JCF
  • 6/4/1997: JCF
  • 9/17/97: Stu Cook

    Voice

  • 5/1986

    Weekly Wire

  • 9/29/97: JCF

    Worldwide CCR Fan Club Magazine, Germany

  • #35 (June 1990): JCF (reprint in #51)

    Other Countries

    Finland

  • Suosikki 1/1970
  • Suosikki 5/1970: CCR concert in Stockholm
  • Intro 13/1970
  • Intro 17/1970
  • Suosikki 12/1970
  • Intro 3/1971
  • Suosikki 3/1971
  • Intro 9/1971
  • Intro 12/1971
  • Pointti 1972
  • Suosikki 1/1972
  • Intro 7/1972: Tom Fogerty
  • Suosikki 5/1972
  • Intro 10/1972
  • Keskisuomalainen 10/17/1972: review of "Mardi Gras"
  • Musa 2/1973: review of "Doug 'Cosmo' Clifford"
  • Suosikki 3/1973
  • Musa 12/1973: review of "More Creedence Gold"
  • Intro 1974: CCR
  • Musa 1/1974: review of "Live In Europe"
  • Musa 7/1974: review of "Zephyr National"
  • Musa 7/1974: review of "Comin' Down The Road"
  • Intro 1/1975: CCR
  • Soundi 2/1976: review of "John Fogerty"
  • Glad All Over 2/1979: CCR
  • Suosikki 1980 (?): CCR
  • Soundi 6/1981: Doug Sahm, Doug Clifford
  • Suosikki 4/1982
  • Soundi 4/1982
  • OK 5/1982
  • Uusi Suomi 9/21/1982
  • Folk & Country 3/1983
  • Ilta-Sanomat 5/12/1983
  • Soundi 6/1983: interview with Doug Clifford and rest of Sir Douglas Quintet
  • Hufvudstadsbladet 2/18/1985: review of "Centerfield"
  • Kansan Uutiset 3/6/1985
  • Ilta-Sanomat 3/9/1985: JCF
  • Iltalehti 3/25/85: JCF
  • Soundi 3/1985: review of "Centerfield"
  • Folk & Country 3/1985: JCF
  • Suosikki 5-6/1985
  • Rumba 7/1985
  • Voice 5/1986
  • Rumba 21/1986: review of "Eye Of The Zombie"
  • Soundi 10/1986: review of "Eye Of The Zombie"
  • Soundi 4/1988: CCR
  • Iltalehti 2/13/1993: JCF
  • Rytmi 6/1994: Doug Clifford
  • Iltalehti 9/25/1995: making of the Finnish CCR documentary
  • Rytmi 5/97: review of "Blue Moon Swamp"
  • Keskisuomalainen 5/25/1997: review of "Blue Moon Swamp"
  • Turun Sanomat 5/31/1997: review of "Blue Moon Swamp"
  • Helsingin Sanomat 6/26/1997: JCF
  • Ilta-Sanomat 6/26/1997: JCF
  • Soundi 7/1997: JCF
  • Helsingin Sanomat - NYT 30/1997 (7/25): JCF
  • Rytmi 7/1997: JCF
  • Suosikki 8/1997: JCF
  • Aksentti 8/1997: CCR
  • Helsingin Sanomat - NYT 22/1998 (5/29)
  • Iltalehti 6/1/1998: CCRv
  • Ilta-Sanomat 6/2/1998: CCRv
  • Rumba 12/1998 (6/18): review of "Premonition", review of a CCRv concert 6/1, Stu Cook.
  • Rumba 13/1998 (7/3): John Fogerty
  • Soundi 7/1998: review of "Premonition", CCRv

    Sweden

  • Expressen 4/18/1970: CCR in Stockholm
  • Pop 25/1997: John Fogerty
  • Aftonbladet 4/17/1997: John Fogerty
  • Expressen 4/21/1997: John Fogerty
  • Bilsport 19/1997: John Fogerty at the Swedish Creedence car

    Norway

  • Beat 3/97: JCF
  • BA 6/11/01: JCF

    Germany

  • Fachblatt Musikmagazin 6/1997: John Fogerty and review of "Blue Moon Swamp"
  • Musikexpress 6/1997: interview with Fogerty and review of "BMS"
  • Hoer Zu #24 6/97: review of 'Blue Moon Swamp'
  • Stereo 7/97
  • Audio 7/97
  • Good Times 4/97 (Aug-Sep): JCF

    Belgium

  • HUMO 6/3/1997
  • De Morgen 7/27/2000

    France

  • coming soon

    Italy

  • Buscadero #182 (July-August 1997)

    Japan

  • Record Collector, 6/1997: John Fogerty

    Fan club bulletins and newsletters

  • The Fifth St. Flash: official CCR fan club newsletter put out by Mary Walsh (their secretary), Jake Rohrer (their roadie/sound man) and the guys. They only published a total of four issues, in the year 1970.
  • Unofficial John Fogerty fan club bulletin by Dana Doak 1981-1984.
  • Bulletins of Worldwide Creedence Clearwater Revival Fan Club #1-49 (1981 onwards).
  • Blue Ridge Rangers Fan club magazine run by Philip Thomas in Leeds, UK, in 1973-1975

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