Thursday, January 23, 2014


To date, the best biography of Johnny Cash — even more bite to it than the musician's own autobiographies — the one to read, in book form (not laptop stuff). Take it acoustic.


Johnny Cash, The Life
by Robert Hilburn
Little, Brown 2013


Luster said...


The Man in Black is the one Arkansan everyone in the state is proud to claim. And not because he ever sold out or traded in wimperies, but because he was himself.

stay true,

Bob Arnold / Longhouse said...

Well said, Mike, and much appreciated.

Hilburn will describe in great detail just how difficult it was to be "himself."

But there he was, the last man standing
stay warm, Bob