John Wort Hannan

John Wort Hannam was born on the Channel Island of Jersey in 1968, but he’s called Fort MacLeod, AB home for some time now. Over the course of his nearly 20 year career as a musician, he’s released six albums (the most recent being Love Lives On in October), picked up Juno and Canadian Folk Music Association awards in the traditional/folk category, and carved out a reputation for himself as a troubadour who tells stories of the west with the same flare as iconic prairie writers W.O. Mitchell and Sharon Butala.

On Wednesday April 13 John Wort Hannam and his band are in town to play a show at the Artful Dodger. To give you a sense of what to expect, here’s video of him performing the title track off his latest album

Author: Gregory Beatty

Greg Beatty is a crime-fighting shapeshifter who hatched from a mutagenic egg many decades ago. He likes sunny days, puppies and antique shoes. His favourite colour is not visible to your inferior human eyes. He refuses to write a bio for this website and if that means Whitworth writes one for him, so be it.