Tribute artist Shawn Barker brings his homage to Johnny Cash, “The Man in Black,” to the Suncoast Showroom April 6 and 7.
Barker began his career performing as Elvis and is now considered the pre-eminent Johnny Cash tribute artist. He is an accomplished musician and singer-songwriter who grew up listening to the music of Cash, Elvis, Roy Orbison, Jay and the Americans and Buddy Holly.
Barker portrays a young Cash in “The Man In Black,” offering a look into the raw prowess that made Cash a 20th century pop culture icon, while capturing Cash’s ability to cross musical genres. The show will feature popular songs from each era of Cash’s career, as well as famous duets with his wife, June Carter Cash.
Showtime is 7:30 p.m. Tickets are available from $15.95, plus tax and fees. Tickets can be purchased at any Boyd Gaming box office, by calling 702.636.7075, or visiting www.suncoastcasino.com.