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Hank Williams

 
Hank Williams Headshot
Date of Birth: September 17, 1923
Date of Death: January 01, 1953 (29)

Birth Place: Georgiana, AL, USA
 

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Andy Christopher, Elizabeth Dimon and the cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway Photo

Andy Christopher, Elizabeth Dimon and the cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway

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07/15/2022
The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway  Photo

The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway

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07/15/2022
The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway  Photo

The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway

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Date:
07/15/2022
The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway Photo

The cast of Hank Williams: Lost Highway

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07/15/2022
Lovesick Blues: Remembering Hank Williams. Ethan Kinsella, Connor Ostrow. Photo: JPM  Photo

Lovesick Blues: Remembering Hank Williams. Ethan Kinsella, Connor Ostrow. Photo: JPM Photography.

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09/18/2016
 





Hank Williams News

Ernest Announces First-Ever Headlining 'Sucker for Small Towns' Tour Photo Ernest Announces First-Ever Headlining 'Sucker for Small Towns' Tour
by Michael Major - Aug 8, 2022

ERNEST announces his first-ever headlining Sucker For Small Towns Tour. Kicking off in Birmingham, Ala. on October 6 and continuing through mid-November, the singer/songwriter brings Flower Shops (The Album) and more selects from his catalog to the road. Jake Worthington, Lauren Watkins, and Noah Hicks join as support across the fall run. 

Interview: Christopher Rose, Director of HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY at Mill Town Pla Photo Interview: Christopher Rose, Director of HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY at Mill Town Players
by Neil Shurley - Jul 16, 2022

'We all know pain, sorrow, hurt and loneliness. Hank Williams knew these things intimately.'

Photos: First Look At HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY at Actors' Playhouse Photo Photos: First Look At HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY at Actors' Playhouse
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 15, 2022

Actors’ Playhouse is bringing an exhilarating production about another musical legend, Hank Williams, to the iconic Coral Gables theatre in Hank Williams: Lost Highway. The production will run for a limited engagement through July 31, 2022 at the Miracle Theatre. Get a first look at photos here!

Interview: Mill Town Players Executive Artistic Director Will Ragland Opens Two Shows Photo Interview: Mill Town Players Executive Artistic Director Will Ragland Opens Two Shows in One Weekend
by Neil Shurley - Jul 12, 2022

On July 22, their most recent season concludes with a production of HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY in their home space, the historic Pelzer Auditorium. But July 22 also sees the opening of a brand new season at their new second location, the Simpsonville Arts Center. For their premiere prodcution in the space, MTP presents CHILDREN OF EDEN.

The Actors' Playhouse Presents HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY Photo The Actors' Playhouse Presents HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY
by Stephi Wild - Jul 7, 2022

On the heels of a successful return of On Your Feet! to its hometown, Actors' Playhouse at the Miracle Theatre is thrilled to bring an exhilarating production about another musical legend, Hank Williams, to the iconic Coral Gables theatre in Hank Williams: Lost Highway.

Feature: Michael Grimm is Givin' It To 'Em In New Monthly Variety Show Photo Feature: Michael Grimm is Givin' It To 'Em In New Monthly Variety Show
by Debbie Hall - Jun 28, 2022

Las Vegas headliner, singer-songwriter Michael Grimm, winner of Season 5 of NBC’s America’s Got Talent, continues his monthly residency, Givin’ It To ‘Em. The show, with pianist Bill Zappia, will be performed at the Stirling Club Jul. 2 and Aug. 6.

Country Legend Stoney Edwards' Six Albums Make Streaming Debut Photo Country Legend Stoney Edwards' Six Albums Make Streaming Debut
by Michael Major - Jun 27, 2022

UMG Nashville/UMe concludes Black Music Month and honors Stoney Edwards with the streaming debut of all six of his acclaimed 1971-1976 Capitol Records’ albums. Down Home In The Country, A Country Singer, Stoney Edwards, She’s My Rock, Mississippi You’re On My Mind and Blackbird have been remastered from original analog tapes.

Kaylene Whiskey, Vincent Namatjira, and Tiger Yaltangki's 'Iwantja Rock N Roll' Opens Photo Kaylene Whiskey, Vincent Namatjira, and Tiger Yaltangki's 'Iwantja Rock N Roll' Opens Next Month at Fort Gansevoort, New York
by Stephi Wild - Jun 23, 2022

Fort Gansevoort has announced Iwantja Rock n Roll, a group exhibition of new works by Australian artists Vincent Namatjira, Kaylene Whiskey, and Tiger Yaltangki, three leading artist members of the indigenous Indulkana Community in the northwestern region of South Australia on Anangu Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (APY) Lands.

Actors' Playhouse Announces Cast And Creative Team For HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY Photo Actors' Playhouse Announces Cast And Creative Team For HANK WILLIAMS: LOST HIGHWAY
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 22, 2022

Actors' Playhouse has announced the complete cast and creative team for Hank Williams: Lost Highway, the musical biography of the legendary singer-songwriter written by Randal Myer and Mark Harelik. The production will run for a limited engagement from July 13 - 31, 2022 at the Miracle Theatre in Coral Gables.

Jon Wolfe Announces His Grand Ole Opry Debut Photo Jon Wolfe Announces His Grand Ole Opry Debut
by Michael Major - Jun 16, 2022

Midway through a touring year - making stops from Texas to Iowa and Tennessee to Washington - country recording artist Jon Wolfe has been invited to make his debut on the legendary Grand Ole Opry. The Oklahoma native began his country music career over a decade ago, and as with most singer/songwriters, this is a moment he has dreamed of.

Hank Williams Videos

Sam Williams Shares Music Video for 'Weatherman' Cover VideoSam Williams Shares Music Video for 'Weatherman' Cover
by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 28, 2019

Nashville singer/songwriter Sam Williams has shared the video for his latest single 'Weatherman', a cover of his father Hank Williams Jr.'s 1981 hit. The visual, which features footage from Williams' show in London as direct support for country star Cam's OH, THE PLACES WE'LL GO Tour, premiered with CMT Music - who claimed the track just may evoke 'chills'.

Hannah Dasher Makes Debut at the Grand Ole Opry Tonight VideoHannah Dasher Makes Debut at the Grand Ole Opry Tonight
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 27, 2019

Today, Hannah Dasher releases her new song “The Tree,” while celebrating her debut performance on country music's most famous stage, the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville. “The Tree” shows Dasher as country's newest powerhouse, infusing country hooks with a distinct rock 'n' roll strut.

Concord Records Release Deluxe Edition of Ray Charles's 'Modern Sounds in Country and VideoConcord Records Release Deluxe Edition of Ray Charles's 'Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music'
by Abigail Charpentier - Sep 6, 2019

Ray Charles's Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music, Volumes 1 & 2 are major landmarks in American culture. Released during the heart of the Civil Rights Movement, the album broke racial barriers and proved that signature performances work in all genres, taking country standards and transforming them into soul and R&B classics.

VIDEO: Kyle Schwarber Attends MIRACLE, The Cubs Inspired Musical, and Sings The Seven VideoVIDEO: Kyle Schwarber Attends MIRACLE, The Cubs Inspired Musical, and Sings The Seventh Inning Stretch
by Stage Tube - Jul 6, 2019

Last night, Chicago Cubs star Kyle Schwarber attended MIRACLE, the hit Chicago Cubs inspired musical, currently running at the Royal George Theatre (1641 N. Halsted Street). Set against the backdrop of the Chicago Cubs 2016 championship season, Schwarber sang the seventh inning stretch during intermission.

VIDEO: On This Day, July 6- Happy Birthday, Christopher Ashley VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 6- Happy Birthday, Christopher Ashley
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 6, 2019

On this day, we're wishing a happy birthday to the Tony Award-winning director of Come From Away, Christopher Ashley!

VIDEO: On This Day, July 6- Happy Birthday, Christopher Ashley! VideoVIDEO: On This Day, July 6- Happy Birthday, Christopher Ashley!
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 6, 2018

On this day, we're celebrating the birthday of the Tony Award-winning director of Come From Away, Christopher Ashley!

VIDEO: Watch Mason Ramsey's Journey to FAMOUS VideoVIDEO: Watch Mason Ramsey's Journey to FAMOUS
by Macon Prickett - May 11, 2018

Take a peek as 11-year-old internet sensation MASON RAMSEY offers a personal glimpse into his whirlwind past month with the video for his breakout single “Famous” today.

VIDEO: Watch Mat Kearney Perform KINGS & QUEENS Ahead of AT&T AUDIENCE Network Concer VideoVIDEO: Watch Mat Kearney Perform KINGS & QUEENS Ahead of AT&T AUDIENCE Network Concert Airing Friday, May 11
by Macon Prickett - May 10, 2018

Tune in Friday, May 11 at 9:00 pm ET/PT to watch the broadcast premiere of the concert special “Mat Kearney” on AT&T* AUDIENCE Network via DIRECTV Ch 239, AT&T U-verse Ch 1114 and streaming on-demand through DIRECTV NOW. 

VIDEO: Jake Owen Releases I WAS JACK (YOU WERE DIANE) Music Video VideoVIDEO: Jake Owen Releases I WAS JACK (YOU WERE DIANE) Music Video
by Macon Prickett - Apr 20, 2018

Last night in the CMA Theater at the Country Music Hall of Fame, Jake Owen and Big Loud Records invited fans and the music industry to be part of the premiere of Owen's music video for the fastest rising single of his career, “I Was Jack (You Were Diane).” The video is actually a short film, directed by Justin Clough of Taillight and starring actors MacKenzie Porter (Netflix Travelers) and Jake Etheridge (CMT's Nashville).

VIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for WOODY SEZ at Westport Country Playhouse VideoVIDEO: Watch the Official Trailer for WOODY SEZ at Westport Country Playhouse
by Stage Tube - Jan 13, 2018

Woody Sez: The Life and Music of Woody Guthrie, a summer '17 off-Broadway hit, is currently playing a limited engagement at Westport Country Playhouse, January 9 - 20. The joyful, touching, and tumultuous tale of 'America's greatest folk poet' is told using Guthrie's own words and over two dozen of his indelible songs, including 'This Land Is Your Land,' 'Union Maid,' 'Deportees,' and 'This Train Is Bound for Glory.'