Ward Thomas announce new single and new album

Photo credit: Damien Fry

Restless Minds is set for release on 1 February 2019 via WTW Music/Sony Music.

Rising UK stars Ward Thomas (24-year-old twin sisters Catherine and Lizzy), have released their jubilant new single No Filter, taken from their eagerly anticipated forthcoming album Restless Minds, out 1 February on WTW Music/Sony Music. The girls will also tour the UK in the new year.

Lyrically the twins have tackled issues close to their hearts on Restless Minds, including pertinent observations on social media, the women’s movement, what ‘the truth’ means in 2018 and mental health. “We couldn’t help but address social media and the subconscious competition it creates,” says Lizzy. “There’s a fake reality that everyone our age is falling for right now. Scroll down, see my page, look at my perfect life!”

Catherine and Lizzy will also feature in the forthcoming BBC Radio 1 documentary “Beyond Nashville”, presented by Scott Mills, exploring Country Music’s extraordinary success in the UK charts this year. The doc explores how the genre has changed and grown on both sides of the pond. Along the way Scott speaks to some of the biggest artists on today’s scene including Ward Thomas. “Beyond Nashville” and will be out on BBC Radio1’s iPlayer channel on 19th October and also on BBC red button.

Restless Minds is the follow up to their 2016 No.1 charting major label debut Cartwheels and firmly establishes Ward Thomas as leading exponents of new wave country tinged pop.

Ward Thomas play the following UK dates:
24 February – De La Warr Pavilion, Bexhill
25 February – Barbican, York
26 February – G-Live, Guildford
28 February – O2 Academy, Bristol
1 March – Junction, Cambridge
2 March – Open, Norwich
4 March – St David’s, Cardiff
5 March – De Montfort Hall, Leicester
6 March – Albert Hall, Manchester
1 April – Institute, Birmingham
2 April – O2 Guildhall, Southampton
3 April – O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire, London
5 April – SWG3, Glasgow
6 April – Sage, Gateshead