COUNTRY MUSIC
The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945 – 1953)

Air date: Tues., Sept. 17, 8:00 pm

COUNTRY MUSIC: The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945 – 1953) - Hank Williams

 

See how the bluegrass sound spreads in post-war America, and meet honky-tonk star Hank Williams, whose songs of surprising emotional depth are derived from his troubled and tragically short life.

 

 

 

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