Johnny Cash Memorial Concert To Be Held In Austin
April 5, 2012 at 10:10 AM (PT)
JOHNNY CASH may be gone, but he is definitely not forgotten. The “WE WALK THE LINE: A CELEBRATION OF THE MUSIC OF JOHNNY CASH” concert has been set for APRIL 10th in AUSTIN, TX, and will be hosted by MATTHEW MCCONAUGHEY. Slated to perform is TRAIN front man PAT MONOHAN, SHELBY LYNNE, WILLIE NELSON, KRIS KRISTOFFERSON, RONNIE DUNN, JOHN HIATT, SHOOTER JENNINGS, LUCINDA WILLIAMS, JAMEY JOHNSON, RHETT MILLER, ANDY GRAMMER, and the CAROLINA CHOCOLATE DROPS.
"As an artist who has been doing this for a while, I love and respect MR. CASH more than ever. His music, his story and his great love for his wife and children continue to inspire me and I am honored to be a part of this beautiful tribute," said PAT MONAHON.
"JOHNNY CASH made being a rebel majestic," added SHELBY LYNNE.
The concert will take place at AUSTIN CITY LIMITS LIVE at the MOODY THEATRE, with proceeds donated to CHARLEY’S FUND to find a cure for DUCHENNE MUSCULAR DYSTROPHY, and will be recorded and released by LEGACY RECORDINGS.
For more on JOHNNY and his life visit www.johnnycash.com.