Hank Jr.’s New One Continues Family Tradition

Hank Williams Jr. says of his new album, Almeria Club, “The album was a real kick for me, not only musically, but from the standpoint of what it represents to my heritage and the ol’ ‘family tradition.’” Williams recorded portions of the album at the Almeria Club in rural South Alabama and on the stage of the Louisiana Hayride in Shreveport, La. Both places were important in the lives of his parents, Hank and Audrey Williams. “Had he been here,” Hank Jr. reasons, “Hank would’ve done it this way!” 01/08/02