"This tension of justice and peace, rest and movement, unity and self-expression are at the heart of Possessed By Paul James’ music and performances." - hearth music group

Thank you for joining us here at PPJRECORDS. Here you can find show dates, new releases, link to our Bandcamp, contacts, and social media links.  Feel free to email Konrad Wert (founder of Possessed by Paul James) directly at ppjrecords@gmail.com.  All the best and many thanks for enjoying and supporting both the message and the music. 

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After 20 plus years working within the realms of special education & advocacy work, Konrad Wert known as the band Possessed by Paul James, finally finds himself performing & sharing his music full time since July of 2021. While raising a family in Texas & working a 50 hr work week within the classroom, Wert has still been able to release 5 full length albums, two of which topped Bluegrass Billboard charts in 2013 & 2020. Possessed by Paul James’s upcoming 6th album, titled Fighting For Our Own Survival, set to release this upcoming year, highlights life’s passage with such tracks as See You On Sunday; recorded live here with WAF in Laramie, Wyoming & accompanied by Joe Macheret on fiddle.

New album AS WE GO WANDERING charts 

#5 on Billboard Magazine under Country/Bluegrass