Shelton Hank Williams III, known as Hank 3 (born December 12, 1972), is a musician in Americana, Neotraditional Country, alt.country, cowpunk, Southern rock, hellbilly, psychobilly, sludge metal, hardcore genres. The grandson of country music legend Hank Williams and the son of Hank Williams Jr., he is one of the most prominent musicians to play neotraditional country in a country music market dominated by pop country. In addition to his honky tonk recordings, Williams' style alternates between punk and metal. He is the principal member of the punk metal band Assjack, the drummer for the Southern hardcore punk band Arson Anthem, and was the bassist for Pantera singer Phil Anselmo's band Superjoint Ritual. He has released seven studio albums, including five for Curb Records.