Album: Ain’t No Grave

Johnny Cash. American VI: Ain’t No Grave. American B0013954-02, 2010. (on CD)

Every single song is one of Cash’s best recordings. Nothing’s quite as strong as the best tracks from American V, but that’s a high standard to judge something against. The only problem is the length: only ten songs, at about 32 minutes total. Normally, I’d say that’s the ideal length for a record, and if it was just another album, I’d say it’s perfect.  But since these are the last recordings we’ll ever hear from Johnny Cash, it would certainly be nice to have a little more.

10/10 (Favorite of my favorites).

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: