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Friday, March 13, 2009

Friday To-Do: Hank III and the Damn Band

Posted By on Fri, Mar 13, 2009 at 10:58 AM


7 p.m., Downtown Music, $25.

Here's a bill you'll probably never have the opportunity to experience again. Ever. Hank III, famed son of Hank Williams Jr., returns to Little Rock to cap off Downtown Music's seven-year “I Can't Believe We're Not In Jail Yet” celebration with the Damn Band, a rotating side project called Assjack and local rockers Runaway Planet, on what appears to be the final night of his current tour. From the aptly-titled “Smoke and Wine,” here's a taste of what the mood should be come Friday: “I'm drinking, I'm drugging, I'm having lots of fun, I always carry ‘round my loaded side gun. If I think I'm gonna have a bad time, I got a little bit of smoke and a whole lotta wine.” Need I say more?

Paul Peterson

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