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3×3: Mason Porter on Time Travel, Self-Confidence, and the Best Brothers

Jul 28, 2016

3x3: Mason Porter on Time Travel, Self-Confidence, and the Best Brothers

Artist: Mason Porter
Hometown: MoGreena, PA
Latest Album: Heart of the Mountains
Personal Nickname: Tim has enough nicknames for all of us the Chef, Chefelo, Rev. TC, Sassy C,Timmy the C

 

@ardmoremusichall 6/3/16 by @karlmcw

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Which decade do you think of as the "golden age" of music?
Smoker: 1760s
Joe: 19th century
Tim: Roaring '20s
Sarah: 1940s

If you could have a superpower, what would you choose?
Smoker: Time travel
Tim: Teleportation
Sarah: The ability to boost the confidence of little girls everywhere
Joe: If I could just keep my mandolin in tune …

If you were in a high school marching band, which instrument would you want to play?
Paul: Cello. Like Woody Allen in Take the Money and Run

 

Beautiful afternoon in NYC. We did an acoustic session today at @relixmag #relixmagazine #stainedglassjerry

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What's your go-to road food?
Paul: Two cheese sticks and a coffee
Sarah: Beef jerky
Joe: Coffee, water, IPA

Who was the best teacher you ever had — and why?
Sarah: My mom — for 10 years straight, she played music with me every day.

What's your favorite culinary spice?
Cumin, unanimous

Boots or sneakers?
Boots all around

Which brothers do you prefer — Avett, Wood, Landreth, or Osborne?
Smoker: The Blues Brothers
Sarah: The Stanley Brothers. What about a sisters group?
Joe: The Allman Brothers

Canada or Mexico?
Smoker: Canada
Tim: Mexico

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3x3: Mason Porter on Time Travel, Self-Confidence, and the Best Brothers
3x3: Mason Porter on Time Travel, Self-Confidence, and the Best Brothers