Jim talks about the impact of "The Middle" and uses a tree metaphor to describe his songwriting philosophy.
The writer of "Rainy Night in Georgia" and "Polk Salad Annie" explains how he cooks up his Louisiana swamp rock.
When a song describes a wedding, it's rarely something to celebrate - with one big exception.
Michael J. Fox, Colin Farrell, Reese Witherspoon, Gwyneth Paltrow and George Clooney: Which actors really sang in their movies?
He wrote "She Blinded Me With Science" so he could direct a video about a home for deranged scientists.
Julian tells the stories behind his hits "Valotte" and "Too Late for Goodbyes," and fills us in on his many non-musical pursuits. Also: what MTV meant to his career.