Is Lucinda Williams a smoker?

“I don’t smoke cigarettes,” she says. “There’s just this thing in my voice and I’ve learned to use it. “I used to write songs that were out of my range, almost, like (her first Grammy winner of 1992) Passionate Kisses.

Does Lucinda Williams have spina bifida?

Lucinda has a weak back due to a birth defect called Spina bifida, a congenital disorder affecting the spinal cord, she inherited from her father. Some sufferers have partial or total paralysis in their legs, but Lucinda finds she just gets tired if she has to stand for long periods of time.

Is Lucinda Williams okay?

Lucinda Williams suffered a stroke in November 2020, Rolling Stone reports. Williams experienced a blood clot on the right side of her brain on November 17 that affected the left side of her body, and was rushed to Nashville’s Vanderbilt Medical Center. Her last LP Good Souls Better Angels was released in April 2020.

Who plays Lucinda Williams guitar?

Doug Pettibone
Occupation(s) Musician, singer, songwriter
Instruments guitar, electric guitar, steel guitar, slide guitar, hi string guitar
Associated acts John Mayer, Lucinda Williams, Marianne Faithfull, Jewel, Norah Jones, Tracy Chapman, Lisa Marie Presley, Mark Knopfler

How is Lucinda Williams related to Hank Williams?

Born on January 26, 1953 to poet Miller Williams, Lucinda is of no relation to the Hank Williams country dynasty. Williams began writing at 6, was playing guitar by 12, and played her first live show at 17.

Who was Lucinda Williams married to?

Tom OverbyLucinda Williams / Spouse (m. 2009)

Personal life. In 1986, Williams married Long Ryders drummer Greg Sowders, but the couple divorced within eighteen months. In September 2009 she married Tom Overby, an executive from Best Buy’s music department, who is also her manager. The marriage ceremony was performed on stage at First Avenue by her father.

Who was Lucinda Williams father?

Miller WilliamsLucinda Williams / Father