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by Whitney Moran, Lindsay Raining Bird, Dave Howlett, Molly Segal, Jacob Boon, Stephanie Johns, Colin Chisholm, Justin Hartling, Trevor Savory, Ryan McNutt, Adria Young, Dave Hayden, Matthew Ritchie, Doug Taylor and Tara Thorne
Somewhere along the way Mike Trask invested wisely in a Delorean, and if you need proof, Jamboree II: 24 Cents is it—another recording of Trask’s that demands it be played from a dusty turntable. In an age where digital production buffs out any imperfections, Jamboree II doesn’t bear any of those digital fingerprints. This album feels old-timey and authentic—as if it hailed from a time when it was just a musician in a booth with an instrument and a tale. This is a delicate and engaging record that bears repeated listens, and tracks such as “The Way We Left It” and “The Problem Kid” will reel you back in time and again.