All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Johnny Cash’

Jerry Lewis: Muscular Dystrophy Telethon Ends, Marking the End of an Era

Jerry Lewis worked tirelessly for more than 45 years bringing together celebrities, his humor and viewers for an annual Labor Day telethon to benefit children suffering from Muscular Dystrophy. It seemed the country came together to watch celebrities like Frank Sinatra, Celine Dion and Jennifer Lopez perform and man telephones as the tote board marked the millions of dollars coming …

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Johnny Cash Talks Long Hair And Dying In ‘Lost Interview’

PBS Digital Studios’ Blank on Blank is highlighting a “lost interview” with the legendary Johnny Cash. He was interviewed by Barney Hoskyns in October of 1996. Blank on Blank takes obscure interviews with entertainment icons, and sets them to interesting animation. Here are a couple samples of what Cash had to say in his: “I’ve always hung out with long-hairs. …

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Russell Crowe Performs Johnny Cash Song On “The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon” [Video]

Fans of Russell Crowe’s that had no idea that he was a musician were sure in for a treat during last Thursday night’s episode of The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon. Russell Crowe has proved that he can sing through his role in Les Miserables, but how many people knew that he could play guitar? In the interview with Jimmy …

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Tammy Wynette’s Name to be Restored to Her Grave

Tammy Wynette, one of country music’s best-known artists and biggest-selling female singers just had her stage name restored to her grave, after the name on the crypt was changed to Virginia W. Richardson in 2012, 14 years after the icon’s 1998 death. Wynette’s name was changed after her children and the children of her husband, record producer and owner of …

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Courtney Cash, Johnny Cash’s Niece, Found Murdered

Courtney Cash, the great-niece of country music legend Johnny Cash, was found stabbed to death in her home earlier this week, and a friend of hers has been arrested for her murder. Cash, her boyfriend William Austin Johnson, and their friend Wayne Gary Masciarella were together on Tuesday night. According to Johnson, an altercation ensued when they arrived back at …

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Sons Unite to Create New Roy Orbison Song

The three sons of singer/songwriter Roy Orbison have united to create a new track featuring the late artist, using samples from an old boombox recording of a song entitled “The Way is Love.” Wesley, Roy Jr. and Alex Orbison were able to isolate a vocal track from the unreleased song, and added their own instrumentation. “The Way is Love” is …

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Rosanne Cash: Trip Inspired Album

Rosanne Cash has released her first song compilation in seven years on an album called The River & The Thread, and it all came about thanks to a road trip the singer-songwriter and daughter of Johnny Cash and stepdaughter of June Carter Cash took throughout the south. “I have some Southern sensibility, but it would be false to say I’m …

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Johnny Cash’s Out Among the Stars TrackList

Ten years after Johnny Cash’s death, news of a previously unreleased album has brought joy to Cash fans.  Legacy Recordings  plans to release the album, entitled Out Among the Stars, on March 25, 2014. The album includes 12 full studio songs.  Among these songs are two duets with wife June Carter. Out Among the Stars slipped out of studio hands in the …

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Johnny Cash: Lost Album Will Be Released In The Spring

Johnny Cash will always be remembered as one of the greatest country singers of all time, and has had an influence on a variety of different types of performers. The news of a new album being released after his death will certainly come as a surprise, and give great excitement to everyone who listened to him. Cash’s unheard album was …

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Johnny Cash Album Stashed For Years, Set For Release

Johnny Cash was an iconic figure in the world of music when he died ten years ago, and now his family is making sure his fans have access to all of his work, including long-lost recordings that were stashed away. John Carter Cash, Johnny’s son with wife June, has been working with archivists to find anything the legendary musician did …

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Skyrim Predicts Super Bowl, Johnny Cash Twins, & Osombie

A viral video is one that becomes popular through the process of Internet sharing, via social media, sharing sites, or good ‘ole email. Everyday we highlight some of the best that are currently viral and some that are trending that way. Today’s videos feature a jackass on top of a rhino, a tear inducing Lord of the Rings medley, a …

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Google Chrome And The Johnny Cash Project

If you were paying attention to the commercials during this past weekend’s football fun, you may have noticed a new commercial for Google Chrome, one that shows massive amounts of support for The Johnny Cash Project. Like most Google commercials, this one is also hard to ignore. Before we delve into what the project entails, and Google Chrome’s role, here’s …

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