American Legend: A Tribute to Johnny Cash's Life in Song
Name: American Legend: A Tribute to Johnny Cash's Life in Song
Date: August 17, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM - 9:45 PM PDT
WS HOLLAND, Johnny Cash's only ever drummer, returns to Folsom on the 50th anniversary of his 'At Folsom Prison' Album! W.S. "Fluke" Holland played on the Million Dollar Quartet Session with Elvis Presley, Carl Perkins, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash. He was the first to play a set of drums on the Grand Ole Opry. Ringo Starr of The Beatles says of Holland, "WS started rock & roll when he put the drums on 'Blue Suede Shoes.'" Holland will be back in Folsom 50 years after his monumental album recording 'At Folsom Prison' with Johnny Cash. Don't miss out on this legendary musician LIVE in FOLSOM again! AMERICAN LEGEND, a trail-blazing and spirited tribute to the life of an American icon debuted in Folsom as a benefit concert for the City of Folsom's Johnny Cash Art Trail in 2016. Back by popular demand, American Legend will take you on a musical journey with songs from original country artists that influenced Cash's writings and sound, including the Carter Family. Experience the Sun Records hits of the 50s and 60s, such as "I Walk the Line" and "Get Rhythm," along with Cash's last ground-breaking songs with American Recordings. Multi-talented artists will take the stage to share the Man in Black's unique story through music and movement.