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Johnny Cash : the life / Robert Hilburn.

Hilburn, Robert, (Author).

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780316194754 (hc.)
  • ISBN: 0316194751 (hc.)
  • Description: viii, 679 pages, 16 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Little, Brown, and Company, 2013.

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2 current holds with 15 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 780.92/Cash (Text to phone) Available -
Beverly Main NEW ML 420 .C265 H55 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Bunker Hill Community College Stacks ML420 .C265 H4 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Danvers New Books ML 420 C265 H4 2013 (Text to phone) On holds shelf -
Everett - Parlin Memorial Adult New Books NEW B/C338h (Text to phone) Checked out 11/01/2014
Lynn Adult NonFiction New 780.92/Cash/Hilburn (Text to phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction ML 420 .C265 H45 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Marblehead Adult New Biography NEW BIO CASH, JOHNNY 2013 (Text to phone) Checked out 10/31/2014
Northern Essex - Lawrence Campus Stacks ML420.C265 H4 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction ML 420 .C265 H55 2013 (Text to phone) Available -
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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: Dyess and the dream -- Vivian and the Air Force -- Memphis and Sam Phillips -- Sun records, the Tennessee two, and Boom Chicka Boom -- "Hey, Porter," "Folsom Prison Blues," and a baby girl -- Louisiana hayride and "I Walk the Line" -- Columbia records, "Big River," and pills -- Hollywood, Town hall party, and Lorrie Collins -- "Ride This Train" and the Huntsville prison rodeo -- Billie Jean and the marriage proposal -- Casitas springs and Saul Holiff -- June Carter -- The drugs and Carnegie Hall -- "Ring of Fire," "Understand Your Man," and the troops in the far East -- Newport, Bob Dylan, "Ira Hayes," and Ballads of the True West -- The Los Padres fire and the El Paso drug bust -- The deathwatch -- The divorce, Bob Johnston, and a suicide tale -- Folsom prison and marrying June -- The Johnny Cash show and superstardom -- Kris Kristofferson, Billy Graham, and Anita Carter -- "It's a Boy" and the White House -- Israel and the calling -- The Gospel Road and a change of managers -- Family man and national icon -- Losing the muse -- The pills return and all hell breaks loose -- No one's listening -- At Betty Ford and dropped by Columbia records -- The beginning of the Mercury era and heart surgery -- Branson, the rock and roll hall of fame, and U2 -- Rick Rubin -- The end of the concert trail and struggling wtih physical pain -- A hero again -- "The Man Comes Around" and "Hurt" -- The final days -- Epilogue.
Summary: A noted music critic who knew him tells the unvarnished truth about Cash, whose personal life was far more troubled and his artistry much more profound than even his most devoted fans have realized.
Subject: Cash, Johnny.
Country musicians > United States > Biography.

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