The Five Ghosts

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All Music Guide - Jason Lymangrover
Returning to work with Tom McFall, who produced the group's 2005 album Set Yourself on Fire, Stars recorded their fifth full-length in their home city of Montreal, writing together as a unit in the studio. As suggested by the title, The Five Ghosts involves a loose concept about ghosts, with songs like "I Died so I Could Haunt You" and "He Dreams He's Awake," as it tips back and forth between melancholy yet shiny ballads and saturated dance music. Beats recall Postal Service's Give Up, with added '80s glitter courtesy of some newly acquired synthesizers and drum programs, and catchy choruses on "Fixed" and "We Don't Want Your Body." ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Jason Lymangrover
Returning to work with Tom McFall, who produced the group's 2005 album Set Yourself on Fire, Stars recorded their fifth full-length in their home city of Montreal, writing together as a unit in the studio. As suggested by the title, The Five Ghosts involves a loose concept about ghosts, with songs like "I Died so I Could Haunt You" and "He Dreams He's Awake," as it tips back and forth between melancholy yet shiny ballads and saturated dance music. Beats recall Postal Service's Give Up, with added '80s glitter courtesy of some newly acquired synthesizers and drum programs, and catchy choruses on "Fixed" and "We Don't Want Your Body."
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/21/2010
  • Label: Vagrant Records
  • UPC: 601091060128
  • Catalog Number: 601
  • Sales rank: 81,746

Album Credits

Performance Credits
Stars Primary Artist
Andrew Whiteman Guitar, Guest Appearance
Josh Zubot Violin, Guest Appearance
Evan Cranley Group Member
Torquil Campbell Group Member
Chris Seligman Group Member
Amy Millan Group Member
The Secret Strings Guest Appearance
Pat McGee Group Member
Technical Credits
Greg Calbi Mastering
Stars Arranger, Composer
Chris Seligman String Arrangements
Tom McFall Producer, Engineer
Robert McFall String Arrangements
Drew Malamud Engineer
Ryan Gilligan Pro-Tools
Jakob Lorenz Artwork
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