Johnny Cash An American Rebel
Some Selected Songs • Biggest hits were: • I Walk The Line • Folsum Prison • Ring Of Fire • Long Black Veil • Boy Named Sue • Will concentrate on those songs.
Play as Bass Chord with your pick. More of a talking some. Very common in American Folk Music. Listen to Dylan on Talking Alabama Blues as another example – same key.
Rhythm and Bass • Basic strum is bass then down-up. ¼ note to 2 1/8th notes. • Connect chords by walking the bass: • E7 to A. Open 6th, E Chord, 6th string 2nd fret, 6th string 4th fret to an A chord (open 5th to the chord). • For A to D same thing but on the 5th strings. Open 5th, A Chord, 5th string 2nd fret, 5th string 4th fret to an D chord (open Dth to the chord).