A Concert Behind Prison Walls

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A Concert: Behind Prison Walls
Johnny Cash - A Concert Behind Prison Walls.jpg
Live album by Johnny Cash
Released September 23, 2003 (2003-09-23)
Recorded Tennessee Prison - 1974
Genre Country, rockabilly, folk
Label Eagle
Johnny Cash chronology
One Piece at a Time
(1976)One Piece at a Time1976
A Concert Behind Prison Walls
The Last Gunfighter Ballad
(1977)The Last Gunfighter Ballad1977

A Concert: Behind Prison Walls is the fifty-fourth overall album and a live album recorded by Johnny Cash in the Tennessee Prison 1974. The album features Cash with his backing band the Tennessee Three. It also features a total of four performances by Linda Ronstadt, Roy Clark, and Foster Brooks. The album was not released until 2003. A DVD companion of this show was also released. "A Concert: Behind Prison Walls" is the fourth and final album of Cash's conceptual series of live albums recorded before an audience of prison inmates. The other three are, chronologically, "At Folsom Prison"(1968), "At San Quentin"(1969), and "Pa Osteraker"(1973).

The original release of the show was called Flowers Out of Place and featured Glen Sherley. Sherley's material has been cut from recent releases of the show.

Track listing[edit]

Source: Allmusic[1]

No. Title Performer Length
1. "Folsom Prison Blues" Johnny Cash 2:03
2. "Sunday Morning Coming Down" Cash 3:55
3. "Jacob Green" Cash 3:13
4. "Comedy Routine" Foster Brooks 4:50
5. "Desperado" Linda Ronstadt 3:29
6. "You're No Good" Ronstadt 3:02
7. "Rollin My Sweet Baby's Arms" Roy Clark 2:29
8. "Honeymoon Feelin'" Clark 2:42
9. "Shuckin' the Corn" Clark 2:22
10. "Half As Much" Brooks 3:39
11. "Love Has No Pride" Ronstadt 4:16
12. "Silver Threads and Golden Needles" Ronstadt 2:20
13. "Hey Porter" Cash 1:15
14. "Wreck of the Ol' Ninety-Seven" Cash 1:20
15. "Orange Blossom Special" Cash 3:41
16. "A Boy Named Sue" Cash 3:11


  • Johnny Cash – vocals, acoustic guitar, harmonica
  • Linda Ronstadt – vocals
  • Roy Clark – vocals, guitar, banjo
  • Foster Brooks – vocals

The Tennessee Three


  1. ^ "Album at Allmusic". Retrieved 23 March 2011.