[Marxism] Review of 'The Gift', latest Johnny Cash movie

Philip Ferguson philipferguson8 at gmail.com
Fri Aug 9 19:15:30 MDT 2019


"Way back when British guitar virtuoso Joe Brown was  a beginning session
guy he got to back a visiting American artist.  Young Joe was an able
technician but had yet to learn some points of professionalism. Part way
through “Five foot high and rising” Joe tired of duplicating the
interminable root/fifth of the Tennessee Three and tossed in a hot little
lick. Before its echo had died Johnny Cash stopped the show.  “Joe!!
There’ll be no pickin’ there!”
"Because the concert was being streamed live to the BBC the promoters were
livid, sacking Joe Brown right after the performance. Johnny Cash got to
hear of this and immediately demanded the guitar player be rehired.

"That little story, which sums up a lot about Johnny Cash. . .

full at: https://rdln.wordpress.com/2019/08/09/the-gift-film-review/



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