New Recordings From Hank Williams Discovered

Album of previously unreleased material coming in May.

More than 60 years after they originally aired on radio, 24 performances from the legendary Hank Williams are being released by Omnivore Recordings on a new album called The Garden Spot Programs, 1950.

The collection includes hit songs, standards and rarely performed music from Hank and will be available on CD as well as vinyl. The package contains rare photos and liner notes from Hank’s biographer Colin Escott.

In a release, Hank’s daughter, Jett, says, “It’s incredible to me that we’re still finding new recordings by my dad—great ones at that. No one even suspected that these recordings existed. We partnered with Omnivore Recordings for this release, and I especially love that they’re taking my dad back to vinyl.”

The complete project will be available May 20; however, a 10-inch vinyl EP sampler will be available on Record Store Day tomorrow (April 19).

Track Listing of Hank Williams’ The Garden Spot Programs, 1950

  1. The Garden Spot Jingle
  2. Lovesick Blues
  3. A Mansion on the Hill
  4. Fiddle Tune
  5. I’ve Just Told Mama Goodbye
  6. Closing/Oh! Susanna
  7. The Garden Spot Jingle
  8. Mind Your Own Business
  9. Lovesick Blues
  10. Fiddle Tune
  11. At the First Fall of Snow
  12. Closing/Oh! Susanna
  13. The Garden Spot Jingle
  14. I Can’t Get You Off of My Mind
  15. I Don’t Care (If Tomorrow Never Comes)
  16. Fiddle Tune
  17. Farther Along
  18. Closing/Oh! Susanna
  19. The Garden Spot Jingle
  20. I’ll Be a Bachelor ’Til I Die
  21. Wedding Bells
  22. Fiddle Tune
  23. Jesus Remembered Me
  24. Closing/Oh! Susanna

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