This disc is part of the Ring of Fire Johnny Cash box set that Goldies issued a year earlier. These sides make up the broadcast recordings portion of the box, but their true origins -- and whether or not they were actually licensed officially -- are in question. For the true Cash maniacs out there, these may be a kind of Holy Grail, though there is no doubt that they have been released somewhere else. The newcomer to the Man in Black should still seek out the various Columbia and Sun compilations for a true introduction.
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AllMusic Review by Thom Jurek