Not really. The actor - director paid a visit to CBC radio studios in Vancouver for a sit-down the CBC's Jian Ghomeshi, who broadcasts on a national CBC radio program, the Q. Ghomeshi was interviewing Thornton and three band mates of The Boxmasters who have been opening for Willie Nelson's Canadian tour. Thornton took exception to Ghomeshi's brief reference to his acting/directing career in his intro. Billy Bob offered monosyllabic answers to the interviewers' questions and refused to play on air with his own bandmates. One day later, The Boxmasters are off the tour. http://www.thestar.com/entertainment/article/616913 Lesson: Don't mess with the CBC.