New Album Release - Life Drawing
Out now and available through the website and on all main online platforms.

“The hardest thing about writing this review has been trying not to repeat all the superlatives I used up with 2016’s Sargasso … more fine songwriting, more great playing, more excellent recording and a really good listen.  Thoroughly recommended” -- Fatea

" ... killer harmonies ..." -- Stephen Foster, East Anglian Daily Times

"Seek out a copy, you won't be disappointed" -- Tony Bell, Grapevine

Deepdale Festival
The John Ward Band are booked guests at Deepdale Festival, North Norfolk, on 27th September.  Main Stage – 1.30pm.  Use the online link on our Gig Dates Page or below to book festival tickets and you’ll receive a 5% discount. Deepdale Festival

Gigs Coming Soon
Coming soon – folk club and festival gigs in Cheshire, Scotland and the North East of England in the first half of August – check out our Gig Dates Page for more details

Folk East Festival
The John Ward Band will be playing Broad Roots Stage at Folk East 2019 on Saturday 17th August at 12.00 midday.  John will be doing a bodhran workshop on Sunday 18th.  Plus we have a superb programme of acts lined up on the Broad Roots stage. Highlights include The Spinners Legends!

PLEASE NOTE: Hungry Horse Folk Club - Thursday 1st August 2019 - The John Ward Trio - This booking has been postponed and will now take place on Thursday, 21 November 2019