Johnny Cash: Legend

Series produced by Joyride Media

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Four-part radio documentary celebrates 50 years of Johnny Cash recordings

Broadcast Window: Begins August 2005
Host: Rodney Crowell
Run Time: Four one-hour episodes

Audio for these programs will be available by Aug 10, 2005.

Please contact Andy Cahn at cahnmedia@comcast.net or 201-386-1736 for more details.

Each episode presents a unique thematic portrait of his great career.

1. "Ring of Fire" -- Johnny Cash the American Dream
2. "How Great Thou Art" -- Johnny Cash's spiritual quest
3. "The Man in Black" -- Johnny Cash's politics and influence
4. "The World Needs a Melody" -- Johnny Cash the storyteller

Interview subjects include Roseanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Earl Scruggs, Cowboy Jack Clement, Larry Gatlin, Marty Stuart, Rolling Stone critic Anthony DeCurtis, and Cash biographer Patrick Carr. Your listeners will also hear archival recordings of Johnny and June Carter Cash interviews.

Featured music comes from the 4-CD box set "Johnny Cash: Legend," in stores from Columbia/Legacy Recordings this August.

Please contact Andy Cahn at cahnmedia@comcast.net or 201-386-1736 if you are interested in airing this Johnny Cash documetary series, or if you need more information. Please also let me know if you already have specific broadcast dates and times for these specials.

You are permitted to schedule "Johnny Cash: Legend" either as one four-part series, or as four distinct stand-alone specials. Hide full description

Broadcast Window: Begins August 2005Host: Rodney CrowellRun Time: Four one-hour episodesAudio for these programs will be available by Aug 10, 2005.Please contact Andy Cahn at cahnmedia@comcast.net or 201-386-1736 for more details.Each episode presents a unique thematic portrait of his great career.1. "Ring of Fire" -- Johnny Cash the American Dream2. "How Great Thou Art" -- Johnny Cash's spiritual quest3. "The Man in Black" -- Johnny Cash's politics and influence 4. "The World Needs a Melody" -- Johnny Cash the storytellerInterview subjects include Roseanne Cash, John Carter Cash, Earl Scruggs, Cowboy Jack Clement, Larry Gatlin, Marty Stuart, Rolling Stone critic Anthony DeCurtis, and Cash biographer Patrick Carr. Your listeners will also hear archival recordings of Johnny and June... Show full description


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Johnny Cash's politics and influence

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  • Added: Jul 22, 2005
  • Length: 01:00:40
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  • Added: Jul 22, 2005
  • Length: 01:00:40
  • Purchases: 19