TORONTO, July 16 (UPI) -- The Johnny Cash biopic "Walk the Line" is scheduled to make its bow at the Toronto International Film Festival. Festival officials announced this week they had obtained the film starring Joaquin Phoenix as the Man in Black for its world premiere during th
Clarinetist Alphonse Picou was born this day in 1878 in New Orleans. He played with the major bands and orchestras in New Orleans as well as the smaller, improvising jazz bands. His day job was as a tinsmith. He recorded in 1940 with Kid Rena and worked r
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