(HERMOSA BEACH) - The Mighty Cash Cats are a world-renowned tribute show honoring the music and spirit of the late, great rebel country rocker Johnny Cash, who would have turned 80 this year and for whom there remains an ever-growing and fiercely loyal and devoted fan base.
Fronted by guitarist/vocalist (and Johnny Cash lookalike) Michael J, The Mighty Cash Cats cover Johnny Cash's career from his early hits that audiences all know and love to his final Rick Rubin-produced album "American Recordings" including fun Johnny Cash and June Carter duets. The band also plays Hot New Country Music, Rock 'N' Roll, and Blues. The band tours extensively in the USA, Las Vegas, Europe, Ireland and Israel while performing at festivals, fairs, casinos, summer concerts in the park, and corporate events.
The Mighty Cash Cats perform locally at Cafe Boogaloo, 1238 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach, Saturday, April 7. 9 p.m. Free. Info: (310) 308-4326 or www.boogaloo.com.
In addition to their Tribute Show to Johnny Cash, The Mighty Cash Cats also perform a "Tribute to the Women of Country Music and Rock n Roll" featuring tunes by Carrie Underwood, Shania Twain, Lady Antebellum, Gretchen Wilson, Stevie Nicks, Joan Jett, Pat Benatar, Miranda Lambert, Patsy Cline, Martina McBride and more.
<<<<What the Press Are Saying About Michael J & The Mighty Cash Cats>>>>
"Thank you for helping to keep my Dad's music and legacy alive!" - Cindy Cash
"The audience felt that Johnny Cash returned to the bandstand." - Jerusalem Post
"The Mighty Cash Cats is as close as you can get to the real thing." - Casper Star
"America's #1 Johnny Cash Tribute." - FNO
"They have awed audiences across the country." - San Diego Tribune
"Fantastic show!" Jeff Shore, - E! TV
"Michael J embodies Johnny Cash in both voice and look and Letica Blumette does a spot-on June Carter." - LA Weekly
The band's latest CD, "Americana Made," is available on CD Baby at this link: http://www.cduniverse.com/productinfo.asp?pid=8175031
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