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jumpy

mod. nervous. Now, don’t be jumpy. Everything will be all right.
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It is the new, upturned-saucer greens which create much of the difficulty and, looking at last year's result where three of the jumpiest putters on tour, two-time champion Eduardo Romero, Emanuele Canonica and Andrew Coltart, filled the frame, it now looks as if these one-off putting surfaces have become the great equaliser, giving the weak every chance of competing against the strong.
His liveliest and jumpiest music in years (4 STARS)" -- ROLLING STONE "His best work in years (A-)" -- ENTERTAINMENT WEEKLY "Guero sums up everything Beck is good at, like an imaginary greatest hits album" -- THE NEW YORKER "It's good to have him back in all his freakish glory" -- NEWSWEEK