So far, Jackie is a one-trick pony with an ace on the payroll. Mushroomhead's Steve "Skinny" Felton produced the disc, shaping a passable live performer into an artist with potential. Coaxing her awkward backing band into moments of grace, Felton provides texture, layering on acoustic strumming, shaky riffing, and electro beats. Despite a strong close, in which Jackie recalls Pat Benatar on the rocker "Amplified," the sexiest moment here comes on a hidden track of studio goofs. If the band can stay that loose next time out, Jackie could be something to talk about.
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