Third Man Records Announces Sun Records Partnership, Reissuing Johnny Cash, Rufus Thomas, Prisonaires

From Billboard:

Third Man Records, the Nashville-based label and vinyl manufactory founded by Jack White, announced today a partnership with another Nashville-based label, Sun Records, in order to reissue the iconic label’s vast catalog of classic, influential American music.

Third Man will be reissuing Sun’s catalog on 45 RPM 7″ singles, the dominant format during the period in which Sun held sway. The first reissues to come out of the partnership will be three early singles from Rufus Thomas (“Bear Cat” b/w “Walking in the Rain,” released in 1953), The Prisonaires (“Baby Please” b/w “Just Walkin’ in the Rain,” released in 1953) and Johnny Cash (“Get Rhythm” b/w “I Walk the Line,” released in 1956).

Continue reading the rest of the story on Billboard