1. Ken Tucker on The Complete Mother’s Best Recordings of Hank Williams: “Two years after making these recordings, Hank Williams died of a heart  attack in the back seat of a car taking him to his next concert. The  Mother’s Best collection reminds us that the man who came to symbolize  tortured genius — and who’s been stuffed into the live-fast-die-young  cliché with many rock stars — well, he was a loose goose, a commercial  shrewdie and a generous genius, as well.” View in High-Res

    Ken Tucker on The Complete Mother’s Best Recordings of Hank Williams: “Two years after making these recordings, Hank Williams died of a heart attack in the back seat of a car taking him to his next concert. The Mother’s Best collection reminds us that the man who came to symbolize tortured genius — and who’s been stuffed into the live-fast-die-young cliché with many rock stars — well, he was a loose goose, a commercial shrewdie and a generous genius, as well.”

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