Bill Hicks Rant In E-Minor: Variations on 2LP + Download
Rant In E-Minor: Variations is Bill Hicks' most brilliant album in its rawest form with no music interludes. The original release was compiled from multiple shows in Austin, Texas and this version is one of those evenings, October 24th, 1993. It contains Hicks' classic material, never-before-heard bits, and some new twists on some of everyone's favorites.
Listed as one of Comedy Central's 100 greatest stand-up comedians, Bill Hicks criticized a wide range of social issues, religion, politics, consumerism, the media, and popular culture in a dark and controversial way. During the 1980s, he toured the United States extensively and made a number of high-profile television appearances.
Hicks also achieved a modicum of recognition as a guitarist and songwriter. At the age of 32, he died of pancreatic cancer on February 26, 1994 in Little Rock, Arkansas.