JONESBORO — The third and final installment in the summer concert series, “Live from the Cash Porch,” will take place on Saturday, August 20. Tracy Jones Physical Therapy is the sponsor and the event is promoted by KASU Public Radio and Arkansas State University. Heritage sites.
Trout Fishing in America will perform in the non-entry series beginning at 4:30 p.m. outside music legend Johnny Cash’s childhood home in Dyess.
“This series has been hugely popular with music lovers across the region, and we expect Trout Fishing in America to be a hit as well,” commented Penny Toombs, director of Dyess Colony: Johnny Cash Boyhood Home, a site in the Arkansas State University Heritage. “Once again, we encourage everyone to come to Dyess, bring friends and family, and enjoy the live music on the Cash Porch.”
Called a “rare blend of musicality, humor and inspiration” by Billboard magazine, Trout Fishing in America is the collaboration between Keith Grimwood and Ezra Idlet. For 45 years, their vibrant, percussive sound and dynamic stage presence have cultivated a multi-generational fanbase.
Those attending the Cash Porch event can bring a lawn chair or blanket and enjoy the drinks and snacks available for purchase. Tents will be set up for shade. More details are on line.
During this period, the house will not be open for visits. For those interested in a pre-show visit, the last leaves the Visitor Center at 3 p.m.