At 72-year-old, John Prine’s most recent released The Tree of Forgiveness, is turning into the biggest record of his career, debuting at #2 on the Billboard Rock and Country charts.
As the subject of a recent CBS News Sunday Morning profile, correspondent Anthony Mason caught up with the Chicago native for a little music, a little meatloaf, and a little pool with Sturgill Simpson and The Black Keys’ Dan Auerbach.
“You hold all these guys in such a light, you know? And then you meet ’em and it’s like hanging out with your dirty uncle,” says Sturgill Simpson of hanging out with Prine.
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