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May 28, 2013

NASHVILLE, TN - May 27, 2013 - John Ball released his self-titled EP last week. This is his second solo project to date, and features his innovative and personal songwriting. He recorded it in Nashville with producer Joshua D. Niles (Audio Adrenaline, Apache Relay, JJ Heller) and the help of the same musicians that play for Mat Kearney, Natalie Grant and The Sleep Design. Indie Vision Music said of the project, "This is a collection of worship songs which strive to transcend the trappings of the genre...John Ball is undoubtedly a gifted musician and skilled songwriter."

For John, music is an introspective journey. The EP, funded solely by dedicated Kickstarter and private backers, was birthed out of personal and emotional experiences. "A lot of times, a song I write comes from me trying to work out a situation that I find myself in, asking God for forgiveness or asking him to make something clear to me." However personal, John's writing is showcased in a simple and relatable way - enabling listeners to join in humble worship.

In addition to the EP, John released multiple videos, featuring acoustic renditions of his latest songs. These can be viewed here. He will hit the road in July to support the release in the Midwest and tour the Southeast regions during August and September. Confirmed tour dates are below, with more to be announced.

July 3 - St. Louis, MO
July 4 - Des Moines, IA
July 5, Northfield, MN
July 6 - Minneapolis, MN
July 7 - Milawukee, WI
July 8 - Crete, IL
July 11 - Greenwood, IN
July 12 - Cincinnati, OH
July 13 - Winchester, KY
August 2 - Birmingham, AL
August 3 - Tallahasee, FL
August 4 - Jacksonville, FL
August 8 - Jonesboro, GA
August 9 - Chattanooga, TN
August 10 - Knoxville, TN


John Ball is a singer/songwriter from Birmingham, Alabama. He entered the music industry while playing in I Am Terrified (Gotee Records) and leading worship under Daniel Bashta (Integrity Records). In addition, John Ball is a founding member of the instrumental act, The Sleep Design (Come&Live!). John's self-titled EP released May 21st, 2013. For more information, follow him at


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