Jeff Bridge and the Abiders
The word: Following his role as a country singer in the film "Crazy Heart," actor Jeff Bridges signed a recording contract and started a relationship with producer T Bone Burnett, who was responsible for the hit "O Brother Where Art Thou" soundtrack. While taking a break from his acting work, Bridges tours with his band, The Abiders -- named for the "The Big Lebowski" quote "The dude abides."
Details: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 31, Birchmere, 1701 Mt. Vernon Ave., Alexandria, Va. Tickets are $89.50 and are available at http://www.ticketmaster.com.