Johnny Cash Projects Among New Album Releases

An all-star cast is featured on We Walk the Line: A Celebration of the Music of Johnny Cash, a CD and DVD released Tuesday (Aug. 7) by Legacy Recordings. Recorded in April during a concert in Austin, Texas, the project features Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson, Jamey Johnson, Shooter Jennings, Ronnie Dunn, Brandi Carlile and Sheryl Crow, among others. Coinciding with the release, Legacy is also delivering two new Cash compilations — The Greatest: The Number Onesand The Greatest: Duets. … Other albums released Tuesday include Colt Ford‘s Declaration of Independence (Average Joe’s), Colorado-based sister quartet SHEL’s self-titled project (Moraine), North Carolina bluegrass band Balsam Range’s Papertown (Mountain Home), the Trishas’s first full-length album High, Wide & Handsome (Trishas Music) and Irish roots band I Draw Slow’s Redhills (Pinecastle).