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First-Ever 'Cash Fest' to be Held in Nashville in November

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Nashville's first-ever Cash Fest, brought to you by the Johnny Cash Trust and The Best Fest, will be held Nov. 10 at War Memorial Auditorium. The star-studded event celebrates the release of YouTube Originals documentary The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash with a star-studded lineup which includes Midland, Little Big Town, Cam, Carlene Carter and the Carter Family and a long list of country music stars and Americana singer-songwriters.

In line with Cash's rebellious reputation and his early work as a rockabilly pioneer, rock stars will also be part of the all-star lineup, highlighted by Chris Shiflett of the Foo Fighters and John Oates of Hall & Oates.

Proceeds from ticket sales will benefit MusiCares, an organization which helps musicians with critical assistance in times of need.

The Gift: The Journey of Johnny Cash, a film by Emmy Award-winning director Thom Zimny (Elvis Presley: The SearcherSpringsteen on Broadway), debuts online on Nov. 11. Per a press release, it's a film "created with the full cooperation of the Cash estate and rich in recently discovered archival materials, brings Cash the man out from behind the legend."

Cash Fest Lineup:

Little Big Town
Matt Shultz of Cage The Elephant
Perry & Etty Farrell
Elle King
Midland
Judah & The Lion
John Carter Cash and Ana Cristina Cash
Carlene Carter with the Carter Family
Dennis Quaid
Grace Potter
John Oates
Wilder Woods
Drew & Ellie Holcomb
Devin Dawson
Nikki Lane
Joy Williams
Chris Shiflett of Foo Fighters
Clare Bowen and Brandon Robert Young
Cam
Trevor Terndrup of Moon Taxi
Ketch Secor of Old Crow Medicine Show
Lucie Silvas
Catlyn Smith
Jonathan Tyler
Mickey Raphael
Todd Snider

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First-Ever 'Cash Fest' to be Held in Nashville in November