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Thread #90789   Message #1724062
Posted By: Danks
21-Apr-06 - 03:13 PM
Thread Name: Johnny Cash - How come an icon?
Subject: RE: Johnny Cash - How come an icon?
I'm repeating myself here - and to no avail! But, I think we are all sometimes amazed at the admiration some artist attract. And with Cash, it's way beyond admiration. If someone had told me in 1966 that I'd walk into my local record shop in 2006, and hear Johnny Cash's Sun recordings blasting out, I would have said they were crazy. Anyway, it's all way over the top - and totally out of proportion. Now, if my local record shop was playing Stan Roger's recordings ...