Johnny Cash

The current edition of Nashville Arts Magazine features the photos of Alan Messer, considered one of the world’s top music photographers. The online and print edition feature some amazing photos of Johnny Cash, Stevie Ray Vaughn, John Lennon, Keith Richards, Bill Haley, Sammie Davis Jr., and dancer Rudolph Nuryev. During the 1980s, Messer was one of Music City’s busiest photographers, shooting photos for hundreds of album covers including the O’Kane’s Tired of the Runnin’, which won a Grammy for best album packaging.¬†You can see more of his work at