Ed McLemore

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    February 26, 2012

    Celebrate Johnny Cash's 80th Birthday By Listening to His March '97 Show at the Majestic

    ​Been saving this one for today: February 26, the day John R. Cash was born in Kingland, Arkansas in 1932. It's a keepsake from Cash's last-ever show in Dallas: March 15, 1997, at the Majestic Theatre, with June Carter Cash by his side. Johnny had hoped to hit the road months earlier to tour behin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 18, 2007

    Cash and Carry a Sportatorium Memento

    So, the deadline's came and went yesterday, without a single soul bidding on Johnny Cash's signed contract to play the Big "D" Jamboree at the Sportatorium on April 19, 1956 -- for the whopping sum of $175. The Austin-based collector trying to part with the contract, which bears the signatures of bo ... More >>

  • Music

    October 9, 2003

    The Late, Great

    Ronnie Dawson proved there are indeed second acts in rock and roll

  • Music

    February 28, 2002

    Various Artists

    The Guys of the Big "D" Jamboree (Dragon Street)

  • Music

    February 14, 2002

    A Loss for Music

    Dallas says goodbye to DJ Rich Soul

  • Music

    March 1, 2001

    Girl Power

    The Gals of the Big "D" Jamboree remain the sweethearts of the wrestling ring

  • News

    January 6, 2000

    Good rockin' last night

    A new CD resurrects the echoes of the long-gone Big "D" Jamboree, where Elvis, Johnny Cash, Carl Perkins, and some forgotten heroes made Saturday nights swing

  • Music

    March 26, 1998

    Git it

    After years of detective work, Gene Vincent's Lost Dallas Sessions resurface

  • Music

    May 15, 1997

    Rapper's delight

    Erotic D looks Beyond 2000

  • Music

    November 9, 1995

    King Curtis

    A rockabilly hero is revered abroad, ignored at home