Media Release — Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness [Abrams ComicArts; November 2009; paperback with flaps] tells the story of Johnny Cash’s dramatic career in stunning black and white illustrations, and words by graphic novelist Reinhard Kleist.
Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness takes readers through the landmark events in Cash’s life, from his early sessions working with Elvis Presley, to his 1968 concert at Folsom Prison, to his 1990s comeback in which he won over a new generation of fans. Kleist depicts Cash’s tumultuous trail in captivating black and white imagery, and a compelling story.
A true legend, Johnny Cash is a 17-time Grammy winner who sold more than 90 million albums in his lifetime. Despite mainstream success. Cash always managed to maintain an alienated mystique.
Already a best-seller and award-winner in Europe, Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness vividly portrays the unpredictable life of a loner, patriot, outlaw, and music rebel, making this unique biography a compelling read for multiple generations of graphic novel and music fans.
© 2006 by Carlsen Verlag GmbH, Hamburg / Reinhard Kleist; Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness; Abrams ComicArts