Hampshire country music duo Ward Thomas come to The Apex as part of an intimate, acoustic UK tour following on from the release of their fifth album ‘Music In The Madness’ earlier this year.Hailed as the UK’s most successful country act, twin sisters Catherine and Lizzy Ward Thomas bring a special show with stripped back versions of songs from across their career.
Recording their debut album, 2014’s ‘From Where We Stand’
, whilst still in school, the duo have since cemented themselves as pioneers in the UK Country and Americana scene; not least for the follow-up album ‘Cartwheels’
released in 2016 going to Number 1 in the UK Album Charts, the first by a UK country act to top the charts.
In 2019, the band were presented with the Country Music Association’s Jeff Walker Global Achievement Award
in recognition of their success and impact on country music in the UK.
‘Music In The Madness’
was hailed by critics for its live sound mixed with country-pop style, whilst of their Barbican show earlier this year, The Upcoming
said: "It’s safe to say Ward Thomas delivered a magical performance that left us on a high – an evening to remember"
These unique shows will take Ward Thomas
back to their early days of performing and writing together, seeing the duo perform and share the stories behind the songs that have seen them make such an impact on country music.
Visit the Ward Thomas website
or find them on Instagram
Approximate timings are as follows, but please note they are subject to change:
Starts: 7.50pm (Support)
2nd half: 8.40pm (Ward Thomas)
£34.50, £30.50, £27
The Apex, Bury St Edmunds
Prices include £2 booking fee
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