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Stars Blue Wheel

by James Irwin

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David Jones 02:55
Carrie 04:20
Dreamland 04:28
Marfa Lights 05:40


An album of cosmic country songs.

Recorded by James Irwin at The Pines in Montreal and at home in Toronto.

Mixed by Graham Van Pelt in Toronto.

Mastered by Heather Kirby at Dreamlands Mastering.


released May 15, 2020

Michael Feuerstack - pedal steel
Jeff Debutte - electric guitar
Patrick Latreille - bass
Pietro Amato - keyboards
Stefan Schneider - drums on 1, 5, 6, 8
Jeffrey Malecki - drums on 2, 4, 9
Lisa Conway - harmony vocals on 1, 2, 4, 7, 9
Maica Armata - harmony vocals on 3, 6
Andrew Collins - harmony vocals on 9
Carl Spidla - Rhodes piano on 2, 4
Nicole Rampersaud - trumpet on 6
James Irwin - vocals, guitar, Rhodes piano, vibraphone
Luke Loseth - played ambient guitar on earlier versions of these songs
Adam Kinner - played saxophone on earlier versions of these songs

Immense love to these beautiful people.


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James Irwin Toronto, Ontario

Despite shifting from outsider folk to low-fi 80s pop to indie rock and back, the mood and lyrical voice of James Irwin's music has always been unmistakable.
Bandmates used to call it "Jamesing”.

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