Scheduled for April 20 in Austin, Texas, at Austin City Limits Live At Moody Theatre, “We Walk The Line: A Celebration Of The Music Of Johnny Cash” will honor what would have been Cash’s 80th birthday. The country music legend was born Feb. 26, 1932 in Kingsland,
The lineup also includes Jamey Johnson, Ray LaMontagne, Carolina Chocolate Drops, Amy Lee, Lucinda Williams, Brandi Carlile, Andy Grammer, Shooter Jennings and Rhett Miller with more performers to be announced. The artists will be backed by an all-star band led by Don Was that includes Buddy Miller, Kenny Aronoff, Ian McLagan and Greg Leisz.
“Our family is honored to know that this amazing lineup of artists will gather together on one stage to pay tribute to the music and history of my father,” John Carter Cash said. “There is no doubt in my mind that, although he is no longer with us in body, his spirit will shine true on this night thanks to these inspired artists.”
Tickets go on sale Feb. 29 with a portion going to Charley’s Fund to help find a cure for fatal children’s disease Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Click here for more information.