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Bob Johnston (V) (1932–2015)

Bob Johnston was born on May 14, 1932 in Hillsboro, Texas, USA as Donald William Johnston. He is known for his work on Leonard Cohen: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 (2009), Bird on a Wire (1974) and Little Fauss and Big Halsy (1970). He was married to Joy Byers. He died on August 14, 2015 in Gallatin, Texas. See full bio »


(age 83) in Gallatin, Texas, USA

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 2009 Leonard Cohen: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 (Documentary) (musician: organ, piano, guitar and harmonica)
 1974 Bird on a Wire (Documentary) (musical director) / (musician: organ)
 1972 Cisco Pike (music supervisor)
 1970 I Walk the Line (music supervisor - as Robert Johnston)
 1970 Little Fauss and Big Halsy (music recording supervisor)
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 2014 Men, Women & Children (producer: "Wigwam")
 2012 Bank Roll (producer: "Leopard-Skin Pill-Box Hat")
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 2014 The Heart of Country: How Nashville Became Music City USA (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Record Producer
 2010 Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire (Documentary)
Himself - piano and organ
 2009 Leonard Cohen: Live at the Isle of Wight 1970 (Documentary)
Himself - Producer & Manager
 2005 The World's Greatest Gigs (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Producer, 'Live at San Quentin'
 2005 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- No Direction Home: Bob Dylan (2005) ... Himself
 1974 Bird on a Wire (Documentary)
Himself - piano and organ
 1969 Johnny Cash! The Man, His World, His Music (Documentary)

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Album: 'Johnny Cash At Folsom Prison" New York: Columbia Records as producer. See more »

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Robert Johnston

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His mother, Diane Johnston, was a songwriter. He became an important producer at Columbia Records working among others with Johnny Cash on Johnnny Cash at Folsom Prison and Bob Dylan ob Blonde on Blonde.

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