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by Eric Berman Song Of The Day - “The Mercy Seat” by Johnny Cash From Cash’s Rick Rubin-produced 2000 album “American III: Solitary Man,” comes this unsettling tale written by Nick Cave. In the hands of its creator, this song is disturbing enough…in the hands of Cash it is harrowing. Did the song’s protagonist do it? You... Read more »
On this date seventy-nine years ago, Johnny Cash is born in Kingsland, Arkansas. He passed away eight years ago this September. Here the Man in Black performs San Quentin in San Quentin:
Song Of The Day – “Around The Way Girl” by LL Cool J from the album “Mama Said Knock You Out” James Todd Smith (aka Ladies Love Cool J…aka LL Cool J) released his first record in 1984 when he was 16 years old after submitting his tapes to two up-and-coming NYU students named Russell... Read more »
Song Of The Day – “Alone Again (Naturally)” by Neil Diamond from the 2010 album “Dreams” After two stellar albums of original material under the production helm of Rick Rubin, Neil Diamond returns with a self-produced new album of cover tunes. Some people can pull off cover albums well…Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash and Rosanne Cash... Read more »