Gainsborough: Legendary sound of Johnny Cash is coming to town

Ricky McKay stars in Johnny Vash Revisited at Trninty Arts in Gainsborough this weekend
Ricky McKay stars in Johnny Vash Revisited at Trninty Arts in Gainsborough this weekend

The man in black is at Gainsborough this weekend as leading tribute show Johnny Cash Revisited comes to Trinity Arts Centre .

Starring Ricky McKay, Jodie McKay and the band Starksville City, Johnny Cash Revisited is a full tribute to one of the greats of country music.

“The first thing I want to say about the show itself is that I am, first and foremost, a genuine Johnny Cash fan ,” said Ricky.

“I’ve always been a Johnny Cash fan.

“At Folsom Prison was the first LP I ever wore out through playing it over and over.

“But now I have not only his Sun recordings and his Columbia recordings to choose from, I have his Mercury recordings - The Mystery Of Life – is one of my all-time favourites and all of his powerful work for American Recordings.

“Making the decision to put the show together was easy.

“The only part of this that was in any way difficult was deciding, from all the great songs Johnny Cash had recorded, which ones do we put in the show?

“Well, we took the easiest route we could.

“We picked all his classic songs and biggest hits, added a few little self-indulgences and here it is.”

“We really hope you’ll come and see the show and that you have as much fun as we d

Support on the night comes from British country star Pedro and the show is on Saturday, October 24 at 7.30pm.

Tickets are £15 on 01427 676655 or www.trinityarts.co.uk