The Hillbilly Shakespeare (1945 – 1953)

Air date: Fri., Jan. 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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