But even with so many influences and ideas bustling around his brain, there's one device Parton isn't into. "There's nothing ironic about us. If I sample trumpets and make it sound like a parade, it's because I really love that sound. I'm definitely interested in cheekiness and fucking around, but there's nothing ironic about it. Irony is overused these days."

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