Johnny Cash’s newly-unearthed 1968 At The Carousel Ballroom live album – captured by Grateful Dead sound wizard Owsley “Bear” Stanley – gets limited-edition box set release on 14th January 2022 via BMG and the Owsley Stanley foundation
Bear’s Sonic Journals: Johnny Cash, At The Carousel Ballroom April 24 1968 vinyl box set includes psychedelic coloured vinyl, reproduction of original concert poster and re-print of ‘Hello, I’m Johnny Cash’ comic book
At The Carousel Ballroom 2 LP SET available now: https://johnnycash.lnk.to/Carouselpr
Johnny Cash’s historic and just-released At The Carousel Ballroom live album will be made available as part of a limited-edition Cash box set next month, featuring the 28-song performance on all-analogue double vinyl alongside exclusive artwork, special LP design and rare collectibles from the era. Arriving on 14th January 2022, the box set release will offer a comprehensive multimedia look at this recently-unearthed Johnny Cash live performance; captured in the heart of hippie San Francisco by counterculture icon and “Wall Of Sound” pioneer Owsley “Bear” Stanley. Recorded in April 1968, only a few days before the release of At Folsom Prison and just months before the arrival of the equally-revered At San Quentin, ‘At The Carousel Ballroom’ serves as a third essential – and wholly unique – live document from Cash’s legend-making late 60s comeback. Released by BMG and the Owsley Stanley Foundation, the limited-edition box set for Bear’s Sonic Journals: Johnny Cash, At The Carousel Ballroom April 24, 1968 will include:
* The 28-song collection released on exclusive psychedelic coloured vinyl
* A retro re-print of the “Hello, I’m Johnny Cash” comic book
* Reproduction of the original 1968 concert poster from Steve Catron in his legendary signature style
* 12-page booklet with new essays giving context to the release from Bob Weir, John Carter Cash, Dave Schools and more.
* New original artwork by 3-time Grammy-winner Susan Archie
* Audiophile, all-analogue production newly mastered from the vault tapes by Owsley’s hand-picked engineer Paul Stubblebine
Pre-order the limited-edition box set for At The Carousel Ballroom (out 14 January), and purchase the album on all formats, including as a 2 LP set, here: https://johnnycash.lnk.to/Carouselpr
Johnny Cash At The Carousel Ballroom, April 24 1968 tracklist
- Cocaine Blues
- Long Black Veil
- Orange Blossom Special (CD and Digital only)
- Going to Memphis
- The Ballad of Ira Hayes
- Rock Island Line
- Guess Things Happen That Way
- One Too Many Mornings
- Don’t Think Twice, It’s All Right
- Give My Love to Rose
- Green, Green Grass of Home
- Old Apache Squaw
- Forty Shades of Green
- Bad News
- Tall Lover Man
- June’s Song Introduction
- Wildwood Flower
- Foggy Mountain Top
- This Land Is Your Land
- Wabash Cannonball
- Worried Man Blues
- Long Legged Guitar Pickin’ Man
- Ring of Fire
- Big River
- Don’t Take Your Guns to Town
- I Walk the Line
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