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In Mike Rosenberg's project, the old-soul lyric melancholy of David Gray meets a more spry guitar pop. The effect is enchanting in its weird time warp: this is the sound of young Britain quite energetically understanding its parents' problems, a once-in-a-blue-moon round of empathy.