Mason Jennings talks Jason Schwartzman, 'Minnesota' collaborations
Solitude, trees and avoiding becoming an old-time rocker
Independence suits Mason Jennings. In his transplanted home of Minnesota, he crafted “Minnesota,” the album, out in his own wilderness, for the first time for his own label Stats & Brackets. Over the past year, he’s divided his time between raising his two kids with his wife of nine years, and then retreating to his private studio, recording most of mostly pop-rock album’s instruments himself.
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