By Alanna Nash
Updated April 23, 1999 at 04:00 AM EDT

Louisiana native Griggs arrives at his rocking debut with the black-leather attitude of Travis Tritt, the scruffy looks of Brad Pitt, and the confidence of a seasoned vet. Whether whomping up a barn-burning version of “Ain’t Living Long Like This” or making the promise of “You Won’t Ever Be Lonely,” Griggs positions himself as a man for the moment — whatever it happens to be. B+