By Matthew Sorrento
Hero reveals all the glorious dreams promised to a talented young athlete. It's the story of an American neo-archetype: the ascent into stardom that turns into a descent into addiction.
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Aimee Mann: Mental Illness
Rodney Crowell: Close Ties
Mathew Lee Cothran: Judas Hung Himself in America
Daniel Brandt: Eternal Something
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