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Upcoming – Ward Thomas: From Where We Stand

Ward ThomasIn the spring of 2014, Ward Thomas released their Footnotes EP (reviewed on this site) with lead single The Good And The Right making it onto the BBC Radio 2 Playlist and attracting the attention of Terry Wogan, who interviewed the duo.  Despite that, they've decided to carry on.

On 21st July, Catherine and Lizzy Ward Thomas release their debut album, From Where We Stand, a collection of self-penned tracks recorded in Nashville with some of country music’s finest including Bobby Blazier, Dan Dugmore Chris Rodriquez,  Grammy Award winner Michael Omartian and country music superstar Vince Gill, winner of 18 CMA awards and 20 Grammys.

On the same date, a single from the album, Push For The Stride, is also released and it's been made available for listening now.  Ward Thomas commence a summer long tour next week, which includes a couple of festivals and three venues in the region covered by this site, which are listed below.

July

16th - The Castle, Manchester
17th - Puzzle Hall, Sowerby Bridge
18th - Fort San-Antone, Blackpool

Links

Ward Thomas
Footnotes EP Review on North West Folk







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