The house where Johnny Cash and June Carter Cash lived for most of their married life, was destroyed by fire in early April. It provides the background for the music video Hurt (Nine Inch Nails cover song), filmed by Mark Romanek a few months before Johnny’s death in September 2003. It’s the most touching music video I’ve seen, amazingly powerful in its stark honesty.

juneandjohnny.jpgJune died almost exactly four years ago, on May 15 2003. According to this Johnny Cash website, the picture to the right was taken by Alan Messer.


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