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Last remaining member of Drifting Cowboys Band dies at 81

16 August 2008
Dom Helms, steel guitar player for Hank Williams's Drifting Cowboys
Band has died at the age of 81 at Nashville's Skyline Medical Center on Monday 11 August 2008. He suffered a heart attack. He not only played an important part in the sound of Hank Williams, but also was involved in recording classic tunes with such greats as Lefty Frizzell and Patsy Cline.

More information: http://www.reuters.com/article/entertainmentNews/idUSN1335709720080814?feedType=RSS&feedName=entertainmentNews&sp=true
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