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When Johnny Cash got his moose

October, 1961. Johnny with Saul Holiff

When Johnny Cash Got His Moose is a new movie about how a 1961 Newfoundland moose hunt led to Johnny and June. Newly discovered photos and new interviews tell the remarkable story of the 1961 Canadian moose hunt and concert tour that put Johnny Cash with June Carter and took both to superstardom.

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Johnny Cash at the Carousel Ballroom, April 24, 1968

Johnny Cash at the Carousel Ballroom

A new Johnny Cash live album, recorded in San Francisco in 1968 by famed taper and audio engineer Owsley Stanley, is set for release September 24th via the Owsley Stanley Foundation and Renew Records/BMG. Johnny Cash, At the Carousel Ballroom, April 24th, 1968 finds the country legend performing in the heart of Haight-Ashbury, and the performance has been teased with Cash’s rendition of “I’m Going to Memphis.”

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Biography: Overview

We've just added a new section 'His Life'. In this section we'll post about his life, per decade. The first to follow are his childhood years. For now, this is a short overview of his life. Born February 26, 1932, in Kingsland, Arkansas, Johnny Cash was born J.R. Cash, one of seven children...
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Video: Old Rugged Cross

Old Rugged Cross

We'd like to share this special version of 'Old Rugged Cross' with you on this Easter Day. Johnny decides to do this version in the middle of the show without the band knowing. It was taped in Des Moines in 1984. 'Sometimes I have to do what I feel like doing. When I...
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Johnny Horsepower: Cash Cover With Attitude

We were very pleased to receive the album 'Cash Cover With Attitude' from the guys of 'Johnny Horsepower', the Cash tribute band from Copenhagen, Denmark. The band was formed in 2009 to pay tribute to the young and rebellious Johnny Cash. Notes on their album say 'The reason was and stilll is a profound passion for the '50s Johnny Cash & The Tennessee Two.' You definitely get that experience when listening to the album.

 

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Looking for bloggers

Friends, we are looking for bloggers. Are you interested in writing for the website or doing research?Share any information you have with other Cash fans? Do you have any other thoughts about the website and what to add to make it an awsome tribute to the man? Be part of a dedicated...
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Theatershow en mini-festival gecombineerd in Johnny Cash Memorial Weekend

House of Cash op vrijdag en bluegrass, Beerze bier en een barbecue op zaterdag Het jaarlijkse eerbetoon aan Johnny Cash dat al sinds 2008 in Eindhoven georganiseerd wordt door de Johnny Cash tribute band Def Americans, is uitgegroeid tot een tweedaags evenement met op beide dagen een verschillend en gevarieerd programma. Op vrijdag...
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Def Americans' Johnny Cash Memorial in Eindhoven, The Netherlands

The successful Johnny Cash band 'Def Americans' from the Netherlands is going to celebrate the the life, love and music of the Man in Black with their annual tribute at a very special location: de Steentjeskerk! On Friday 12 September there will be a Memorial special of their theater show "House of...
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International fans wanted for new project

Jonathan Silverman (writer of 'Nine Choices: Johnny Cash and American Culture') and Michael Hinds and are starting a new project about Johnny Cash's international appeal. They would love it if you international fans can answer it! 1. When did you become a fan?2. Why do you love Johnny Cash?3. In what...
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Man Gave Names to All the Animals (1981)

The Johnny Cash Infocenter is proud to bring the demo recording of Johnny Cash singing Bob Dylan’s “Man Gave Name to all the Animals” to the light. The song originally appeared on the gospel-flavored 1978 Dylan album, Slow Train Coming. Johnny Cash recorded it for his 1981 CBS Christmas television special....
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Cash's Dyess home earns state recognition

An effort to restore Johnny Cash's boyhood home in Dyess has struck a chord with a state historical group. On Friday, Jan. 10, the Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas awarded the Arkansas Heritage Sites Program of Arkansas State University its 2013 "Excellence in Preservation through Restoration."The award was presented during HPAA's...
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Man In Black website returns January 1st, 2014

In 1998 the Man In Black website joined the Web. At that time there were only three sites dedicated to the legacy of Johnny Cash. Ten years later the website decided to take a break, until January 1st, 2014. The website is back in action! The site has been updated with new...
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Merry Christmas! Listen to an unreleased Christmas song

Merry Christmas everyone. Here's a little present for you. An unreleased take of 'I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day'. The song was recorded on September 30, 1981 during a demo session for the Christmas in Scotland TV special. Enjoy and stay on the lookout for more hidden treasures!{youtube | QWTrDhkfikU}   
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Out Among The Stars, A Lost Johnny Cash Album, Coming March 25, 2014

Newly Discovered Studio Album Premieres 12 Previously Unreleased Tracks.Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, is proud to announce the release of Out Among The Stars (Columbia/Legacy), a remarkable new album comprised of 12 recently discovered Johnny Cash studio recordings, on Tuesday, March 25, 2014.The tracks on Out Among...
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Interview Union Avenue

Normal 0 21 false false false NL X-NONE X-NONE Door Gijs van de BurgtEen decennium geleden is het alweer, dat de grootste countrymuzikant die de wereld ooit gekend heeft zijn June achterna ging. Vrijdag 13 september organiseren de Eindhovenaren van Def Americans daarom een speciale editie van hun jaarlijkse Johnny Cash...
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To come: The Johnny Cash Encyclopedia

According to amazon The Johnny Cash Encyclopedia will be available on September 2nd, 2014.Description:Johnny Cash is one of the undisputed giants of modern music and here, to commemorate his life on the 10th anniversary of his death, is the first ever encyclopedia of his works. Song-by-song and album-by-album, this mighty retrospective...
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55th Anniversary of Johnny Leaving Sun Records

On July 9, 1958, Johnny Cash announced that he was leaving the legendary Sun Records label and owner Sam Phillips for a recording contract with Columbia Records. This marked an important change in Cash's career and further led to the downfall of Sun Records. WYEP's Roots & Ryhtm Mix host, Jesse...
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The Bristol Sessions 1927- 1928: The Big Bang Of Country Music

A star-forming explosion of old, weird, cosmic American music

Only a handful of recordings can be called genuinely historical – and then only in retrospect: Robert Johnson at the Gunther Hotel in San Antonio (1936), The Beatles with George Martin at Abbey Road (1962) and, of course, Ralph Peer’s Bristol, Tennessee sessions of 1927 and ’28.

The Carter Family and Jimmie Rodgers were “discovered” at Peer’s temporary field studio, set up in a hat factory, but anyone listening to this 5-CD collection without the benefit of a cast list would not necessarily pick either out as the “best” (though, it has to be said, the consummate “blue yodeling” was already in place). There’s superbly accomplished playing from the very first track on the first CD, by Ernest V Stoneman and some of his many compadres.

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Association with the Johnny Cash Fanclub

We're happy to announce the association with the Johnny Cash Fanclub! From now on you can also visit The Johnny Cash Infocenter for all the latest news from the Fanclub. Check out the 'fanclub' section on this website for more information. More info is soon to come!
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Cash is king down under

A documentary featuring rare footage of Johnny Cash's gospel music performances is heading to Australia and New Zealand, thanks to a deal struck by US distributor Janson Media.

The Gospel Music of Johnny Cash: A Story of Faith & Redemption (1x48') has been licensed to Queensland-based distributor Heritage HM for pay-TV broadcast in Australia and New Zealand.

The documentary, produced by Gaither Television Productions and directed by Michael Merriman, features footage of vintage Cash performances from numerous Billy Graham Crusades as well as from the singer's popular ABC television show.

Janson Media has also sold three series and a 90-minute one-off educational programme about photography to the Living Channel in New Zealand.

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