Family Tradition: Three Generations of Hank Williams

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(Book). Covering three generations of Hank Williams, Family Tradition is both unique and vast in scope. Beginning in the present day with Hank III who gave the author unprecedented access and time-traveling across the years, Susan Masino examines just what kind of rebel mojo inspired this crazed family of country music, from Hank Sr., often regarded as one of the most influential of American musicians; to Hank Jr.; to this year's model, Hank III, who has somehow found a way to reconcile his legacy's deep-rooted twang and high-lonesome sound with

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(Book). Covering three generations of Hank Williams, Family Tradition is both unique and vast in scope. Beginning in the present day with Hank III who gave the author unprecedented access and time-traveling across the years, Susan Masino examines just what kind of rebel mojo inspired this crazed family of country music, from Hank Sr., often regarded as one of the most influential of American musicians; to Hank Jr.; to this year's model, Hank III, who has somehow found a way to reconcile his legacy's deep-rooted twang and high-lonesome sound with particularly searing strains of punk and heavy metal, launching an all-out war with traditional Nashville in the process.

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  • ISBN-13: 9781617130960
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Publication date: 9/1/2012
  • Pages: 284
  • Sales rank: 350,243
  • Product dimensions: 5.60 (w) x 8.70 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

1 Crazed Country Rebel 1

2 Hillbilly Shakespeare 5

3 Drifting Cowboy 11

4 Hey, Sweet Baby 19

5 Mansion on the Hill 27

6 Move It on Over 37

7 The Grand Ole Opry 49

8 Long Gone Daddy 57

9 Cold, Cold Heart 67

10 Why Don't you Love me Like you used to do? 79

11 I'll Never Get out of this World Alive 93

12 The Silence of a Falling Star 103

13 The Show must go on 107

14 Little Bocephus 117

15 Standing in the Shadows 125

16 Ajax Mountain 135

17 The Road to Recovery 145

18 Entertainer of the Year 153

19 A Country Boy can Survive 163

20 Shelton Hank Williams III 169

21 Branson, Missouri 183

22 Risin' Outlaw 189

23 Fourth Generation 199

24 Married to the Road 207

25 Rebel within 213

26 Karmageddon 217

Epilogue: Family Tradition 221

Acknowledgments 227

Recommended Listening Discography 229

Bibliography 235

Index 239

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    Posted June 22, 2014

    The 3 Hanks

    Very good book

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