A Boy Named Cash
A few years ago Monty decided it was time for a sea change. Leaving a corporate accountant job in Sydney, Monty set sail to pursue the life of a musician in Western Australia. A few years later Monty now travels the globe performing his Johnny Cash Show ‘A Boy Named Cash’.
Monty woke up one day in 2012 and realised he could imitate Johnny Cash. ‘A Boy Named Cash’ was born – a greatest hits tribute to the legend Johnny Cash. From this point on Monty has performed as Johnny Cash all around Australia and the UK – pubs, clubs, shopping centres, arts festivals, mine sites, corporate functions, cruise ships, breakfast radio, morning television, and The Voice Australia.
‘A Boy Named Cash’ – Johnny Cash Tribute Show showcases the greatest hits of The Man In Black as performed by Monty Cotton as a one-man-band alongside a variety of pedals and instruments – no ordinary solo show – See it to believe it! Also touring as duo, trio, and big band!
SOLD OUT Edinburgh Fringe Shows 2017/2016, Adelaide Fringe 2017, Perth Fringe World 2016/2017, and other leading club venues across Australia
“★★★★★ One of the best shows at the Fringe this year” – Daily Business Magazine UK
“You hit that so perfectly” – Larry Emdur, Seven Network’s Morning Show commenting on Monty’s Johnny Cash live showcase appearance.
“With closed eyes it could have been the real Cash standing on stage, Cotton’s voice being absolutely spot on” – Edinburgh Spotlight
“A Boy Named Cash is a great crowd pleaser” – View from the Gods, London
“Monty Cotton Is Funny, Talented And As Close To Johnny Cash As It Gets” – The Clothesline, Digital Arts Magazine Adelaide
“Monty ran through the pantheon of hits of Johnny Cash – his voice is spot on, distinctive… bringing all the passion and excitement of the Cash catalogue” – Perth Cafe Culture
Available as solo one man band, duo with double bass, trio double bass and drums/fiddle, big band formats with trumpet, saxaphone, and fiddle.
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Johnny Cash Greatest Hits