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Cash's Final Recordings Set For Release

1st May 2006

The final recordings made by country music legend JOHNNY CASH will be released by his longtime producer and friend RICK RUBIN this summer (06). AMERICAN V: A HUNDRED HIGHWAYS features a dozen tracks, including...

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Fiddler Terry Dies At 74

11th April 2006

Country fiddle legend GORDON TERRY lost his battle with diabetes and emphysema on Sunday (09APR06). The 74-year-old won the Alabama Fiddling Championship when he was just 14 and later became a member of BILL MONROE'S...

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British Rockers Call For Extension To Copyright

29th March 2006

A host of veteran British rockers and jazz performers are campaigning to extend the royalty protection of sound recordings from the 50 years currently in place to 95 years. The American recording industry extended copyright...

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Knoxville Bought Cash's Cabin

24th March 2006

JACKASS star JOHNNY KNOXVILLE snapped up late singer JOHNNY CASH's woodland cabin in Hendersonville, Tennessee, just days before the MAN IN BLACK died in 2003. Knoxville adores the secluded haven, but insists the deceased RING...

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White Intimidated By Cash Home

20th March 2006

THE WHITE STRIPES frontman JACK WHITE fell in love with JOHNNY CASH's home in Nashville, Tennessee, and came close to buying it, but was too overwhelmed by the thought of living in his idol's former...

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Phoenix And Witherspoon Among Cmt Nominees

20th March 2006

WALK THE LINE stars JOAQUIN PHOENIX and REESE WITHERSPOON have been lauded for their musical talent as well as acting - picking up a nod at this year's (06) CMT Music Awards. Phoenix, who plays...

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Cash's First Marriage Explored In New Book

17th March 2006

Late country singer JOHNNY CASH's first marriage has inspired a new book, which promises to expose the secrets of his tumultuous union with VIVIAN LIBERTO DISTIN. The novel is based on love letters exchanged before...

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Cash's Son Remembers His Parents On New Gospel Album

16th March 2006

JOHNNY CASH's favourite gospel song has been re-recorded by his son as a tribute to the survivors of Hurricane Katrina. JOHN CARTER CASH teamed up with gospel group THE MIGHTY CLOUDS OF JOY to record...

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Hills Climbs The UK Box Office

14th March 2006

Horror film THE HILLS HAVE EYES has knocked spoof comedy DATE MOVIE off the top of the UK box office charts. The remake of the 1977 WES CRAVEN movie, which stars LOST beauty EMILIE DE...

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Cash Insisted Keach Make Walk The Line

13th March 2006

Country legend JOHNNY CASH insisted film producer JAMES KEACH bring his life story, WALK THE LINE, to the big screen after starring with his wife JANE SEYMOUR in DR QUINN, MEDICINE WOMAN. Cash was a...

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Cash's Sister Dies

8th March 2006

The family of country legend JOHNNY CASH has suffered another blow - the singer/songwriter's sister has died. REBA CASH HANCOCK lost her battle with a lengthy illness on Sunday (05MAR06) - just before REESE WITHERSPOON...

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Fascinating Fact 1177

7th March 2006

Late country legend JOHNNY CASH once provided the voice for a coyote on THE SIMPSONS.

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Cash Collection Released

3rd March 2006

A huge collection of rare JOHNNY CASH tracks from the early 1970s is to be released in May (06). PERSONAL FILE, which consists of 49 previously unreleased tracks, charts the late singer's time at his...

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Walk The Line Boosts Cd Sales

28th February 2006

JOHNNY CASH biopic WALK THE LINE has boosted the country star's popularity, with CDs sales soaring by more than 700 per cent. The A THING CALLED LOVE hitmaker, who died in 2003, is selling...

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Witherspoon Beats Roberts' Record

27th February 2006

Actress REESE WITHERSPOON has surpassed Hollywood superstar JULIA ROBERTS to become the highest paid actress of all time. The WALK THE LINE star, will earn $29 million (GBP17 million) for upcoming horror film OUR...

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Cash Tops Dead Stars List

24th February 2006

Country legend JOHNNY CASH has topped a new list of Awesomely Dead Rock Stars. The WALK THE LINE singer beat rapper NOTORIOUS BIG and one-time labelmate ELVIS PRESLEY to claim the number one spot...

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Manheim Hails Huffman For Oscar

20th February 2006

Golden Globe-winning actress CAMRYN MANHEIM is rooting for Oscar-nominee FELICITY HUFFMAN, hailing her as "an actor's actor". The former PRACTICE star, best known for her Emmy-winning role as ELLENOR FRUTT in the legal drama,...

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Walk The Line Pirate Nailed By Mpaa Internet Operation

17th February 2006

A film fan who boasted about 'uploading' a pirated copy of JOHNNY CASH biopic WALK THE LINE on the Internet faces a year behind bars following an investigation by the Motion Picture Association of America....

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Pink Floyd Land Playboy Honour

13th February 2006

Rock legends PINK FLOYD have been inducted into Playboy magazine's Hall of Fame for their "unprecedented combined commercial and musical gravitas". The British supergroup lead the way in the newly-announced 2005 Music Awards, listed...

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Concert Goldmine Unearthed For Internet Showcase

8th February 2006

Lost concert footage featuring music greats JIMI HENDRIX, JOHNNY CASH, THE ROLLING STONES and MILES DAVIS is set to hit the web later today (08FEB06) when legendary promoter BILL GRAHAM's personal collection of recordings goes...

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Witherspoon Almost Missed Oscar Nomination

1st February 2006

REESE WITHERSPOON almost missed her Oscar nomination yesterday (31JAN06), because she was sleeping. The actress, who was in Berlin, Germany, to promote new movie WALK THE LINE, has been nominated for Performance By An...

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Joaquin Will Walk The Line At Sags, Despite Crash

28th January 2006

LATEST: JOAQUIN PHOENIX isn't planning to let his car crash upset his Screen Actors Guild plans this Sunday (29JAN06) - he has confirmed he'll still WALK THE LINE at the glitzy Hollywood event. The...

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The Things They Say 1138

27th January 2006

"It was painful for us, as his children, to watch. Two of my sisters chose not to see it. I mean, who wants to see a Hollywood rehashing of their childhood?" ROSANNE CASH on watching...

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Phoenix Loses Pocket Money Bet To Phillippe

17th January 2006

LATEST: JOAQUIN PHOENIX had to pay up $220 (GBP125) to pal RYAN PHILLIPPE after claiming the Best Actor prize at the Golden Globes last night (16JAN06), because he lost a bet with the CRASH star....

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Witherspoon Eyes Legally Blonde Musical

17th January 2006

Golden Globe winner REESE WITHERSPOON is keen to make a third LEGALLY BLONDE movie, but only if producers agree to let her sing. The actress relished her melodious role as JUNE CARTER CASH in...

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