Johnny Cash Show FINALLY coming out!

Discussion in 'TV on DVD and Blu-ray' started by alphanguy, Aug 5, 2007.

  1. alphanguy

    alphanguy Stunt Coordinator

    May 25, 2007
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    Thank God... I've been waiting for this for a long time now. I was sure it was DOA when it was cancelled before, but thanks to his son, and his RESPECT for his daddy's work and legacy, wer'e now getting it!! There's no details yet about content, i'm sure we'll know very soon. Release dat is supposed to be Sep. 18. He had such a great show with so many great guests, I hope we get some really good footage out of this. My only worry is that Paul Brownstein productions might be doing it, and they just butcher shows to ribbons. But I guess we'll see.
  2. Jeff#

    Jeff# Screenwriter

    Jan 29, 2005
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    I'm not a fan of country music, but Johnny Cash is one of the few exceptions that I've made because he was a true American original (in that nobody sounded like Johnny before or since). His musical variety show was produced from 1969 to 1971, during one of the most spectacular eras in TV history. I've seen clips of his shows over the years, and one of them included former comedian / bandleader Phil Harris (doing his famous "That's What I Like About the South" signature tune).
  3. chas speed

    chas speed Second Unit

    Jan 28, 2007
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    I wasn't too thrilled with the "best of" title because I was hoping for some complete shows, but It's better then nothing.
  4. Jeff#

    Jeff# Screenwriter

    Jan 29, 2005
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    Johnny Cash was also well used as a guest twice on Flip Wilson in the 1970s (one of them was with his wife June Carter Cash) and as host / musical guest on Saturday Night Live in 1982.
  5. Sam Favate

    Sam Favate Lead Actor

    Feb 3, 2004
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    Glad to hear this is coming. I'm sure it will include episodes with Neil Young, Kris Kristofferson and more, pending the legal rights.

    I can't imagine what you mean by this. Brownstein has consistently produced the best TV/DVD sets of them all. Far from "butchering," the shows he's been involved with have had clean transfers of complete episodes. Check out his work on The Twilight Zone Definitive Collection, the Dick Van Dyke Show and Get Smart: The Complete Series.
  6. Mary_P

    Mary_P Second Unit

    Sep 14, 2005
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    I second that. I'm currently watching (among many other things) both the "Get Smart" and "Dick Van Dyke" sets and wishing that as much care had been put into other favorite shows.
  7. Steve...O

    Steve...O Producer

    Dec 31, 2003
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    Here's the set list for the DVD. Credit to this website

    The Best of the Johnny Cash TV Show (DVD):

    01 Johnny Cash: "Ring of Fire"
    02 Bob Dylan: "I Threw It All Away"
    03 Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan: "Girl From the North Country"
    04 Kris Kristofferson: "Loving Her Was Easier (Than Anything I'll Ever Do Again)"
    05 Louis Armstrong and Johnny Cash: "Blue Yodel #9"
    06 Stevie Wonder: "Heaven Help Us All"
    07 Creedence Clearwater Revival: "Bad Moon Rising"
    08 Linda Ronstadt and Johnny Cash: "I Will Never Marry"
    09 George Jones and Johnny Cash: "White Lightning"
    10 George Jones: "Medley: She Thinks I Still Care / The Love Bug / The Race Is On"
    11 Johnny Cash: "Hey Porter"
    12 Waylon Jennings: "Only Daddy That'll Walk the Line"
    13 Waylon Jennings and Johnny Cash: "The Singing Star's Queen"
    14 Waylon Jennings: "Brown Eyed Handsome Man"
    15 Tammy Wynette: "Stand by Your Man"
    16 Marty Robbins: "Medley: Big Iron / Running Gun / El Paso"
    17 Johnny Cash: "Ride This Train"
    18 Johnny Cash: "As Long as the Grass Shall Grow"
    19 Johnny Cash: "Man in Black"
    20 James Taylor: "Sweet Baby James"
    21 Pete Seeger: "Cripple Creek"
    22 Pete Seeger and Johnny Cash: "Worried Man Blues"
    23 Johnny Cash: "Sunday Morning Coming Down"
    24 Johnny Cash: "Old Time Religion"
    25 Johnny Cash: "A Wonderful Time Up There"
    26 Johnny Cash, the Carter Family, the Statler Brothers, Carl Perkins, and the Tennessee Three: "Daddy Sang Bass"
    27 Mother Maybelle and the Carter Sisters: "Wildwood Flower"
    28 Neil Young: "The Needle and the Damage Done"
    29 Johnny Cash: "Tennessee Flat Top Box"
    30 Joni Mitchell and Johnny Cash: "Long Black Veil"
    31 Johnny Cash: "Big River"
    32 Johnny Cash: "I Walk the Line"
    33 June Carter Cash: "A Good Man"
    34 Derek and the Dominoes: "It's Too Late"
    35 Derek and the Dominoes With Johnny Cash and Carl Perkins: "Matchbox"
    36 Charley Pride: "Able Bodied Man"
    37 Bill Monroe and His Bluegrass Boys: "Blue Moon of Kentucky"
    38 Loretta Lynn: "I Know How"
    39 Jerry Lee Lewis: "Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On"
    40 Johnny Cash: "Ride This Train (America the Beautiful, This Land Is Your Land)"
    41 The Everly Brothers With Ike Everly and Johnny Cash: "Silver Haired Daddy of Mine"
    42 Ray Charles: "Ring of Fire"
    43 Johnny Cash: "A Boy Named Sue"
    44 Conway Twitty: "Hello Darlin'"
    45 Mother Maybelle Carter: "Black Mountain Rag"
    46 Neil Diamond: "Cracklin' Rosie"
    47 Ray Price: "For the Good Times"
    48 Roy Orbison: "Crying"
    49 Roy Orbison and Johnny Cash: "Oh, Pretty Woman"
    50 Johnny Cash: "Wanted Man"
    51 Chet Atkins: "Medley: Country Gentleman / Mister Sandman / Wildwood Flower / Freight Train"
    52 June Carter Cash With Homer and Jethro: "Baby It's Cold Outside"
    53 Merle Haggard: "No Hard Time Blues"
    54 Merle Haggard and Johnny Cash: "Sing Me Back Home"
    55 Carl Perkins: "Blue Suede Shoes"
    56 Johnny Cash, the Carter Family and Carl Perkins: "The Old Account Was Settled Long Ago"
    57 The Statler Brothers: "Flowers on the Wall"
    58 Roy Clark: "Medley: In the Summertime / 12th Street Rag"
    59 Johnny Cash: "Working Man Blues"
    60 Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash: "Jackson"
    61 Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash: "Turn Around"
    62 Johnny Cash: "I Love You Because"
    63 Hank Williams, Jr.: "Medley: You Win Again / Cold Cold Heart / I Can't Help It If I'm Still in Love With You / Half As Much"
    64 Johnny Cash: "Folsom Prison Blues"

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