Oxford, AL – Get ready to step into the world of the legendary “Man in Black” as the Oxford Performing Arts Center presents “Johnny Cash – The Official Concert Experience” on Monday, November 27th, at 7:00 pm. This unique and immersive event, produced in collaboration with the Estate of Johnny Cash, promises an unforgettable night of music and memories that will transport you back to the golden era of country and rock ‘n’ roll.
Using cutting-edge technology, this multi-media celebration brings Johnny Cash back to life on stage, allowing audiences to experience his iconic baritone as if he were performing live. Archival concert footage and recordings have been expertly blended to create a one-of-a-kind concert experience that pays homage to the enduring legacy of the “Man in Black.”
The evening will be guided by on-screen narration from a special guest – none other than Cash’s only son, John Carter Cash. As the son of a legend, John Carter Cash will share personal insights and stories, providing a behind-the-scenes glimpse into the life of one of the most influential figures in music history.
The music lineup promises to be a treat for fans of Johnny Cash and classic country music. A live band will accompany the digital reincarnation of Cash, enabling him to perform some of his biggest hits, including classics like “I Walk the Line” and “Ring of Fire.” But the excitement doesn’t stop there. Male and female vocalists will take the stage to share singing duties, delivering renditions of Cash’s timeless hits as well as songs by other influential artists of the time, such as The Statler Brothers, Carl Perkins, and June Carter Cash.
This event goes beyond a mere concert – it’s a journey through the musical landscape of an era that shaped the course of American music. The fusion of state-of-the-art technology, live performances, and never-before-seen footage creates a captivating experience that will delight both die-hard Johnny Cash fans and those new to his extraordinary body of work.