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Tritones is a musical interval that spans three whole tones. This interval, the gap between two notes played in succession or simultaneously, was branded Diabolus in Musica or the Devil’s Interval by medieval musicians.
One historian said, on the tritone: “It apparently was the sound used to…
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Ed Ward on Johnny Cash’s liberal attitude:
Cash’s liberal attitude extended to the TV series he started that year, and not only his friend Bob Dylan, but also people like Pete Seeger, Derek and the Dominos and, yes, Kris Kristofferson got television exposure they’d probably not have gotten otherwise. The show lasted two seasons, and is still fondly remembered.
Pete Seeger and Johnny Cash perform “Cripple Creek” on The Johnny Cash Show in 1970.