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The Johnny Cash Project
Johnny Cash Tribute Series:
A Benefit for Prison Literacy Programs

8 April 2010, RISD Auditorium, Providence, RI
9 April 2010, The Elevens, Northampton, MA
10 April 2010, P.A.'s Lounge, Somerville, MA
28 April 2010, Space Gallery, Portland, ME

'The Beast In Me—Johnny Cash:
Art Influenced by the Struggle of a Man'

Exhibit dates: 10 April-2 May 2010
Opening reception: 10 April 2010, 5-7 p.m
Benefit for Veterans: 24 April 2010
Somerville Open Studios: 1-2 May 2010

Proceeds of the Johnny Cash Tribute Series will be donated to
Prison Book Project

Prison Book Program

Providence Books through Bars

Volunteers for Hancock Jail Residents

Many thanks to the following individuals
who donated their time and talent to this project

Jenn Harrington
Susan Berstler
Tony Confalone
Joe Fletcher
Jen Guthrie
Ian Paige


Michael Dacey
poster design
websiteBuy the limited-edition poster on etsy

Sheila Barrett
flyer design
ProvidenceNorthamptonSomerville • Portland
portrait of Johnny Cash courtesy of Robert Carter

Denise Waddington
postcard design

Julianne Lamay

Video / Sound
Charles Daniels

Melinda Rainsberger

Kelly B. Taylor

ATR Treehouse

The Nave Gallery
Band in Boston

The Elevens
P.A.'s Lounge

Space Gallery

Portrait of Johnny Cash
by Jon Langford
on view at Space Gallery

The Nave
Susan Berstler, Tori Costa, Michelle Fiorenza, Melissa Glick, Karl Gustafson,
Jenn Harrington, Maureen Liberatore, Greer Muldowney, V Van Sant, Randy Winchester,
James Zall, and many volunteers!

Justin Augspurg, Sam Ballardini, Timothy Briner, Cathie Boucher, Rama Brown,
Anastasia Cazabon, Mary Galli, Robin Mae Gawron, Raul Gonzalez,
Mikael Kennedy, Martha McCollough, Greer Muldowney, Thea Paneth, Neil Wyatt

Johnny Cash Tribute Series: Coyote Kolb, Movers & Shakers, the 'Mericans,
Brown Bird, Mark Cutler, Avi Jacob, Last Good tooth, Ben Pilgrim, Tallahassee, The Wrong Reasons,
61 Ramblers, Evil Bill, The Lonesome Brothers, The Salvation Alley String Band, Tony the Bookie,
Autumn Hollow Band, Indian Style, Jesse Gallagher, The New Highway Hymnal,
Sleepy Very Sleepy, Caleb Aaron and the Thrill Pills, Jesse Pilgrim All Stars, Christopher Teret

Exhibit opening: Vanessa Hayes and Greg Mullen.

The Pie Makers
Beth Driscoll, Tori Costa, Jen Guthrie, Michael Higgins, Greg Kornbluh,
Martha McCollough, Natalie Smolenski, Anne Zarrella, Denise Waddington, Judy Wilburn

Also thanks to
Natalie Hogan, Gerard Amaral, Bill Starman, Mark Sheehan,
Michael Higgins, Ben Lyle Bedard, Melissa Nierman, Marlene Harrington,
Greg Kornbluh, Kathy Duffy, Sean McGraw, Caswell Cooke

Special thanks to James J. Harrington for playing "Ring of Fire"
for his kids over and over and over again on the family record player.

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