Shawn Starski was born December 25,1979 in Detriot Michigan, and began his musical career playing bass in the church band. From there…he was turned on to the blues by his older brother and started playing locally up and down the coast of Florida, where his family now resides.
Jason Ricci and Newblood called for Shawn to hit the road, 7 years and 4 records later, Shawn was a crucial component to the original sound of the band, writing a majority of the music. Both Delta Groove records “Rocket#9,” and “Done with the Devil” did well. “Done with the Devil” was nominated for best blues/rock album of 2010. Starski also played on Kelley Hunts latest release “Gavity lovesYou” touring with her in support of the album. Starski tours occasionally with the Shaun Murphy band, the former female singer with Littlefeat.
After 2 years this album is now out thanks too great family and many friends! On this record Shawn Starski stretches out musically and explores new territories on the guitar. This record highlights Shawn singing 6 original blues tunes, 2 jazzy instrumentals, and 2 songs sung by the great Elle.