Australian rocker Tex Perkins will undertake a stint behind bars at the old Parramatta Gaol for Sydney Festival 2015, embodying the spirit of Johnny Cash in a recreation of the legendary singer’s 1968 Folsom Prison concerts. The special one-night only event will take place on 17th January 2015 as part of the Parramatta program for
More than 30 years after it was originally recorded, a lost Johnny Cash record featuring never-before heard tracks will soon hit airwaves. The record, entitled Out Among The Stars is due to be released next March. The Associated Press reports the Cash estate decided to release the album when Cash’s son John Carter Cash and
Pitchfork have released footage from a new DVD titled We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash. As the title suggests, the DVD and corresponding CD pay tribute to the musical legacy of Johnny Cash.
Returning to Australia this March, First Aid Kit with their woodsy, folk-influenced songs and warm vocal harmonies have moved their sold-out Northcote Social Club show to The Corner Hotel to cater to their rapidly expanding fan base. The Swedish sister duo have caused quite a stir since 2008. Their forthcoming record The Lion’s Roar is due out January 27 and already has been named
Veteran stand-up bass player and the first bassist for Johnny Cash, Marshall Grant has died at the age of 83. Grant died as the result of an aneurysm on Sunday (August 7) at St. Bernard’s Medical Center in Jonesboro, Arkansas. Grant was famous for his work as part of the Tennessee Two, where he teamed
In 2009, the great Ryan Adams announced to the world that music wasn’t for him anymore, and that he was going to stop writing and recording for a little while.