Jimmy Porter Releases New Book, Video, & CD!!
Jimmy Porter was the youngest musician (13 yrs. old) to ever be hired by Hank Williams. He worked with Hank from 1941-44.
In his GREAT new book, "My Life as a Musician", Jimmy discusses his 45+ years in the music business. You'll get to read stories about his time working with Hank & The Drifting Cowboys, Curly Fox & Texas Ruby, Jack Turner and many more Country Music greats! You won't read these stories anywhere else.This book is a must have for any Hank Fan! Don't miss your chance to own a copy!
Cost: Book, $8.00 (+ $1.00 ship).
Also, Jimmy has just released the complete and un-cut video he did for CMT's recent Inside Fame: Hank Williams. In it you will hear all about Jimmy's time with Hank and learn what the man was really like...the drinking, the song writing, the spiritual side, the man behind the legend. Running Time is 32 mins.
Cost: Video, $10.00 (+ $1.50 ship).
If you want to hear good country music played the way it should be you need to get the new CD/Tape Jimmy Porter and Southern Touch. This was originally recorded Live at the Moose Lodge in Prattville, Al on Feb. 8, 1986.
One listen and you'll understand why Hank Sr. hired 13 year old Jimmy to play steel guitar for him.
Make sure you get yourself a copy!!Track Listing:1 1982(02:42); 2 Big City(03:11); 3 Blue Eyes Crying in the Rain (02:44); 4 Blue Moon of Kentucky`(03.56); 5 Crazy Arms (03:35); 6 Elvira (02:02); 7 Heartaches By the Numbers (03:37);8 Honky Tonk (03.39); 9 Hey Good Looking (02:02); 10 Jack to a King (02:34); 11 Johnny B. Good (03:19);
12 Just Between You and Me (02:52); 13 Kansas City (03:55); 14 Last Date (05.02); 15 Let's Chase Each Other (Round The Room Tonight) (01:18); 16 Midnight Hour (03:31); 17 Natural High (04:47); 18 Release Me (02:17); 19 She Thinks I Still Care (04:28); 20 Tennessee Waltz (03:16); 21 The Waltz You Saved for Me (03:06); 22 Today I Started Loving You Again (04:49)
23 Wake Up (03:28); 24 Walkin' the Floor Over You (02:41)Cost: $6.00 (+$1.00 ship) 80 min. CD or $5.00 (+$1.00 ship) 90 min. Tape.
Send Check or Money Orders to:
1195 Berwick Road
Hoover, AL 35242
For additional info contact Jimmy at
The Drifting Cowboys Website