HANK WILLIAMS RARE DEMOS: FIRST TO LAST
Chances are, if youre browsing this site, you are already familiar with Hank Williamss work to some degree. There may be a dozen of his studio recordings that youve heard over and over and never grown tired of. Indeed, over fifty years after his death, Hank remains the quintessential country singer. Rare Demos First to Last provides the unique opportunity to hear some soon-to-be standards of country musicYour Cheatin Heart, Jambalaya, Honky Tonk Bluesas they might have sounded as Hank wrote and played them sitting on the edge of his bed. Equally enticing, a number of these songs were never released in commercial form, allowing us an extended peek at the Hillbilly Shakespeares notebook. This disc brings together 24 tracks previously available only on two separate LPs, Just Me and My Guitar and The First Recordings. Fans of lonesome late-night drives your CD player is crying out for this one!