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A Box Set Preserves Glen Campbell’s Legacy; Plus the HawtThorns, Rod Picott, Mrs. Henry • Americana Highways
After growing up poor with 11 brothers and sisters in Arkansas and learning to play a $4 Sears guitar, Glen Campbell headed for the West Coast and rapidly turned himself into a musical Zelig. He worked with the Champs (albeit not on their big 1958 hit, “Tequila”) and a lot with Ricky Nelson. He contributed frequently …