M Ward To Support Norah Jones On India Tour
The American folk singer-songwriter takes his solo show on the road in India for the first time
The recent confirmation of folk/jazz singer-songwriter Norah Jones heading to India for a three-city tour brought with it news of the opening act in Matthew Stephen Ward, better known as M. Ward of American folk pop bands such as She & Him [with actor Zooey Deschanel] and Monsters of Folk.
Ward follows Jones on a tour of Mumbai, Delhi and Bengaluru in March. Having toured together last in 2007 across America, Ward and Jones play a similar brand of new-world folk, drawing from country and blues. Ward and Jones have collaborated previously on songs such as “Sinkin’ Soon” on Jones’s 2007 album Not Too Late and a cover of Roy Orbison’s “Blue Bayou” on the 2010 compilation album of collaborations titled ”¦Featuring.
Norah Jones India Tour with opening act M. Ward
March 3rd ”“ A Summer’s Day: Turf Club, Mumbai
March 5th ”“ Siri Fort Auditorium, Delhi
March 8th ”“ Nice Grounds near BIEC, Bengaluru
Tickets for Norah Jones’ India are priced at Mumbai Rs 3,000 and Rs 7,000. In Delhi, tickets are priced at Rs 2,500, Rs 3,500 and Rs 6,500. In Bangalore, tickets are Rs 2,500 Rs 6,000.Â Early Bird tickets in Mumbai and Bangalore are priced at Rs 2,000. Go here for tickets
Watch Jones and Ward perform “Blue Bayou” here