Amy Grant - How Mercy Looks From Here

JT Joins Amy Grant On “Don’t Try So Hard”

JT contributes backing vocals to “Don’t Try So Hard,” a new song by Amy Grant on her upcoming album, “How Mercy Looks From Here.” The album is available to order now at Amazon and will ship on May 14, while the MP3 single of “Don’t Try So Hard” will be out April 9. Update: Listen to “Don’t Try So Hard” at SoundCloud.

Two-Lane Blacktop Re-Release

Criterion has just released a new Blu-Ray version of JT’s 1971 acting debut, Two-Lane Blacktop. Directed by Monte Hellman, it’s a love-it-or-hate-it road movie that also stars Beach Boy Dennis Wilson and Warren Oates. Don’t miss Criterion’s great overview of JT’s role, including his screen test and some clips from the film. The new version is available now at Amazon.

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