Monday, December 20, 2010

advent calendar n°17: 'Pocket CASH'

Completed just before legendary music photographer Jim Marshall's death, Pocket Cash brings us unique moments from the illustrious career of The Man in Black. From never-before-seen photos of intimate gatherings to iconic pictures of his live recordings at Folsom and San Quentin state prison, this is a visual tribute to the legendary signer, and to his wife, June Carter Cash. Billy Bob Thornton and Kris Kristofferson offer personal recollections, while John Cater Cash, in a heartfelt introduction, shares memories of his world-renowned parents and reflects on the unique artistic eye of Jim Marshall. Pocket Cash is a covetable collection for loyal Cash fans everywhere and a testament to the talents of an extraordinary photographer.

San Francisco photographer Jim Marshall (1936-2010) was internationally known for his photographs of musicians.
John Carter Cash, son of June and Johnny, is a music producer and author. He lives in Tennessee.
Chronicle Books (Aug 2010), Paperback, 150 pages, English

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