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Big Wreck is a Canadian-American rock band formed by Ian Thornley of Toronto in Boston, Massachusetts, in 1994. They disbanded in 2002 with Ian going onto a successful solo career in his own band, Thornley. In 2010, Ian and Brian Doherty reunited for a cross-Canada tour, playing both Big Wreck and Thornely songs. In 2012, under the name Big Wreck, the band released their third studio album, Albatross. The band’s fourth studio album, Ghosts, was released in Canada on June 10, 2014.
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