I can't escape being born in Pike County, Kentucky, grandson of a miner, Luther Tibbs, and his wife, Earlene, and traveling as a child up and down Route 23 between Kentucky and Columbus, Ohio, where I was raised, experiencing life via working-class people. Nor do I want to escape.
At the end of the film Val suggests there may be a way to rejoin the living, when he says, 'Let's see if we're able to live among the living, walk among the living.'
As an artist, you have to maintain focus and eliminate the distraction of second-guessing yourself based on the opinions of others.
I'll never quit playing country music, or at least acknowledging it, always, as the cornerstone of what I am.
I live out of cans a lot. But I try to indulge only in healthy canned food.