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#1 capnfab



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Posted 11 December 2013 - 12:44 AM

1980s Johnny Cash songs, never before heard, getting posthumous release.




Can't wait to hear the recordings!

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Posted 24 March 2014 - 09:34 PM

Just watched the movie about Johnny. Made me realize how much I like a lot of his songs.

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Posted 25 March 2014 - 02:16 PM

I too am looking forward to the release of this cd...The excerpts I have heard from it sound like vintage Cash!!

#4 bullmikey


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Posted 08 May 2014 - 09:42 AM

They may be vintage Cash. Or alternate takes of some of his recordings. I think Cash went through a long dry spell in the 80s, when he didn't quite fit in with the "new image" of country music, which is to say, contemporary pop, only with a steel guitar somewhere in the background. Let’s face it; Cash was no Garth Brooks or Kenny Chesney. He was more a traditionalist than the genera was comfortable with at the time. So he may have recorded a lot of stuff back then that didn't get released.  

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