Archive for February, 2010

Elton John Jams With T Bone, Jeff Bridges & Ryan Bingham

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2010

bridges_and_eltonAt a recent celebration for the film Crazy Heart, Jeff Bridges, Ryan Bingham and T Bone performed several of the film’s featured tunes before a star-studded crowd in Los Angeles.  When introducing the last song, Bridges asked if “Mr. John” was in the house.  The crowd went wild when none other than Sir Elton John took the stage to add his inimitable piano stylings to “I Don’t Know.”  Click Here to watch the clip.

T Bone & Ryan Bingham Nominated For An Academy Award

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2010

nominationsT Bone and Ryan Bingham have been nominated for an Academy Award in the category of Best Song for “The Weary Kind (Theme From Crazy Heart”).  This is T Bone’s second Oscar nomination — having received the honor in 2004 for writing “The Scarlet Tide” from the film, Cold Mountain — and Ryan’s first such recognition.  Crazy Heart also garnered a Best Actor nomination for Jeff Bridges and a Best Supporting Actress nomination for Maggie Gyllenhaal.  The 82nd annual Academy Awards air live March 7th on ABC.

Go here for the full list of 82nd annual Academy Award nominees.