Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Mighty Cash Cats at the Grammy Museum July 12

Grammy Museum Presents...
Mighty Cash Cats In Concert - Friday, July 12, 2013 
(In Conjunction with Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles' Premiere Of "My Father and the Man in Black")

In conjunction with the 2013 Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles premiere of "My Father and the Man in Black," the Grammy Museum presents top Johnny Cash with June Carter tribute band Mighty Cash Cats in concert, Friday, July 12 at 8 p.m. The Grammy Museum is located at 800 W. Olympic Blvd., Los Angeles (at L.A. Live). $12. Info: (213) 785-6800 or online at
  "My Father and the Man in Black," released in 2012, is the untold story of late country music icon Johnny Cash and the famously troubled relationship he had with his manager, Saul Holiff, as told through the eyes of Holiff's son, Jonathan.

    Downtown Film Festival Los Angeles, now in its fifth year, takes place fromJuly 10-July 18 at various high-profile venues including AT&T Center Theater, Downtown Independent Theater, Clive Davis Theater, Grammy Museum and more.   


   Where have The Mighty Cash Cats been recently? As one of Johnny Cash's big hits exclaimed, "They've been everywhere, Man." Northern California, Southern California, Las Vegas, Utah, Colorado, Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, South Dakota, New Mexico, Arizona, Texas, Ireland, Israel, and Europe, plus an appearance on top-rated German TV Reality show, "RTL Punkt 12."

   Mighty Cash Cats cover six-plus decades of the music of "The Man In Black, " from his early hits in the 1950's to Cash's final Rick Rubin-produced song "Hurt" on "American Recordings" in 2003 and include fun Johnny Cash and June Carter duets that audiences all know and love. The band has toured extensively in the U.S. and overseas in Israel, Europe and Ireland, in venues ranging from theaters and performing arts centers to concerts in the park, malls, and casinos. Mighty Cash Cats have recently shared the stage with American music icons Kris Kristofferson and Merle Haggard. 
  Watch a live in-concert version of Mighty Cash Cats performing "Jackson," by Johnny Cash and June Carter.


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