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Today In History Johnny Cash Records Legendary Live Album

January 13th 1968, Johnny Cash played a show, which was recorded, for his forthcoming live album at Folsom Prison, near Sacramento, California in front of 2,000 inmates. 23 more words


Folsom Turtle Blues

This is one of the few songs I can play on the guitar. Three simple chords. E, A, B.  B is a tricky barre chord.  I only know two verses.   64 more words

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The Man in Black Kicks Off Maples Repertory Season

ONE WEEK! Can you believe it?! Maples Rep 2016 Season begins on June 15th with the opening of Ring of Fire:  The Music of Johnny Cash… 105 more words

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To the tune of “Folsom Prison Blues” by Johnny Cash by R.M.

I feel the breeze a’blowin

The spray barrades my face

And I aint seen the shore line

Since I quit from my workplace

I knew I shouldnta done it… 117 more words

Rodrigues SLCC 2016


How long did it take this new government to retreat to hyperbolic distraction like “Hang ’em high!” as crime fighting policy? Two minutes? 1,354 more words

Columns: Playing Solitaire With The Hermit Of The People

Johnny Cash--Folsom Prison Blues (Live)

And the crowd goes wild.  From the very opening words, the iconic “Hello, I’m Johnny Cash,” the atmosphere is electric for the live performance of Folsom Prison Blues at its eponymous pen.   185 more words