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The House That Jack Built

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Born To
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Pack Animal
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Peacemaker
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Hospital (Win Your Love)
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The House That Jack Built
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Ode To Banksy
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Dig This Record
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D.N.R.
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Deeper Devastation
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When I'm Asleep
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Moon Rock Needle
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Album Information

Total Tracks: 11   Total Length: 42:53

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Ryan Reed

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06.26.12
Jesca Hoop, The House that Jack Built
2012 | Label: Yep Roc Records / Redeye

True eclecticism is a rare commodity in pop music, outright weirdness a quality worth treasuring. On her genre-blurring third album, The House that Jack Built, Jesca Hoop digs deeper into her bag of sonic oddities and emerges with her most well-rounded effort to date. Though her criminally overlooked sophomore effort, Hunting My Dress, often recalled a witchier take on Feist’s aching indie-folk, The House that Jack Built feels like a universe unto itself. Opener “Born… read more »

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New This Week: Jesca Hoop, Nile, & More!

By Jayson Greene, Senior Editor

It's a very light release week, due to the holiday, but as always, going through the full list of releases turned up a few things. Let's talk about them: Jesca Hoop, The House That Jack Built – The uncanny alt-pop of the woman who was once Tom Waits's nanny is coolly enigmatic enough that Waits called it "a four-sided coin." We agree wholeheartedly with whatever that means. Check out the interview Andrew Perry did with Jesca;… more »

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Interview: Jesca Hoop

By Andrew Perry, Contributor

"There's nothing like a broken arm to win your love," coos Jesca Hoop in one of the countless astonishing images from her latest, third album, The House That Jack Built. The Californian singer-songwriter majors in forward-looking, supremely-crafted pop, always with a sublime melody and lyrical twist, which leaves you either hanging off a cliff or just scratching your head. And so you keep coming back for more. Hoop comes well recommended, too. After escaping from her… more »