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Feb 24, 2013Rough Carpenters is my first encounter with The Black Twig Pickers, and I'm hooked. The whole album reeks of authenticity. Raw and honest vocals and low-fi voiced instrumentals makes it sound like the the recording was completed at a single session. The well balanced tunes are infectious. You have to join in, whether to sing, play along, or just stomp your feet.
Jack of Diamonds You Play The High Cards I'll Play The Ace are two standout classics.
Makes me want to jump on a plane, cross the pond, and get down with the locals in some Appalachian barn!… Full Review »