Jeff Daniels: The Actor Sings : World Cafe Best known for his acting roles in movies like The Purple Rose of Cairo and Terms of Endearment, Jeff Daniels has joined the music world. His music is full of blues riffs and folk-guitar playing with witty lyrics. Hear an interview and performance from WXPN.
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Jeff Daniels in Studio on World Cafe 2/12/08

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Jeff Daniels: The Actor Sings

Jeff Daniels: The Actor Sings

Jeff Daniels in Studio on World Cafe 2/12/08

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Set List

  • "Start at the End"
  • "The Dirty Harry Blues"
  • "Uptown Train"

Web-Only Outtake

'Michigan My Michigan'

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Jeff Daniels is best known for his acting roles in numerous films, including The Purple Rose of Cairo, Terms of Endearment, The Squid and the Whale, and Dumb and Dumber. Though at first hesitant to enter the music industry, Daniels now has two full-length albums marked by blues riffs, folk-guitar playing, and witty lyrics: Grandfather's Hat and Jeff Daniels Live and Unplugged.

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Album
Live and Unplugged to Benefit the Purple Rose Theatre
Artist
Jeff Daniels
Label
Boomadeeboom
Released
2005

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