Music: Johnny Cash’s ’64 album gets all-star remake

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best look againLook Again To The Wind: Johnny Cash’s Biter Tears Revisited

Johnny Cash released Bitter Tears: Ballads of the American Indian 50 years ago, and today it gets a fitting tribute by some of country music’s bluebloods. Kris Kristofferson, Emmylou Harris, Steve Earle, Bill Miller, Gillian Welch, David Rawlings, Norman Blake and others perform songs that retell stories of the mistreatment of America’s Native People.  CD $11.98. Tracks include:

    1. As Long As The Grass Shall Grow
    2. Apache Tears
    3. Custer
    4. The Talking Leaves
    5. The Ballad of Ira Hayes
    6. Drums
    7. Apache Tears (Reprise)
    8. White Girl
    9. The Vanishing Race
    10. As Long As The Grass Shall Grow (Reprise)
    11. Look Again To The Wind