'At Folsom Prison'

This week on Athens News Matters, hear Mokah Jasmine Johnson and Shannon Foley Martinez discuss race relations in Athens. Also hear Mayor Kellly Girtz talk about his first year in office, UGA professor John Hund talk about his opioid financing research and R.E.M.'s Michael Stipe talk about his new single. Finally, WUGA's Jimmy Sanders takes us back to Folsom Prison, in honor of the 52nd anniversary of Johnny Cash's famous live album.

On January 13, 1968, country music legend Johnny Cash took the stage at Folsom Prison, creating one of music’s most celebrated live records. WUGA’s Jimmy Sanders takes us back to the performance, and considers where it stands today.