"I'm having a hard time thinking of an actor who ever made a record
that meant a damn: Keanu Reeves, Eddie Murphy, Bruce Willis -- it's a
vanity-filled, musical wasteland. ... I can only think of one: Jeff Bridges. Also a painter and
photographer, Bridges says that he's been writing songs since he was a kid.
He released his album debut in 2000, getting very little attention.
Now, with some 'Crazy Heart' wind still at his back, he's taking a
higher profile swing at it. Call it 'Jeff Bridges: Crazy Heart: the
Sequel.' Soundtrack alums T Bone Burnett, Ryan Bingham, and Steve Bruton all
return to support their star. But Bridges has no interest in playing the
part. He deals in sincerity, not posturing. His collection of songs are
soft and laid-back. One could argue that they're a little too much of
both. Still, there's no questioning his motives. The dude just wants to
follow his muse and groove" (Shawn Amos, "PLAY > SKIP
," Huffington Post
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