I seriously thought about mentioning that in the review, because I've clued in on that, too. In a music scene cluttered with pretense and narcissists, he's about as far away from any of that as anybody I know. He can do no wrong in my eyes.
He gets it. Record sales, sold out tours, music videos on regular rotation, all these things are fleeting. Too many "rock stars" hang their hats on 15 minutes and have no substance behind it. Cudos to Mr. Ragan.