On the 23rd May, 2015, I played a benefit with my band – renamed The Average Height Band, for the occasion – in a secret location! There were going to be lots of kids at the show, so I thought that, rather than bore them with my stately originals, I’d play some exciting cover versions …

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Pre-order signed “Greatest Other People’s Hits” now!



Pre-order a signed copy of the 17 song CD version of “Greatest Other People’s Hits” via Newbury Comics!

Wesley Stace offers ‘Greatest Other People’s Hits,’ covers collection, May 18th on Omnivore.

​   JOHN WESLEY HARDING, A.K.A. WESLEY STACE,  OFFERS FIRST COLLECTION OF COVER SONGS ON GREATEST OTHER PEOPLE’S HITS, DUE IN STORES MAY 18 ON CD AND DIGITAL  FROM OMNIVORE RECORDINGS Special LP edition, which debuted on Record Store Day, features appearances by  Bruce Springsteen, the Minus Five, Kelly Hogan, Fastball and others. John Wesley Harding …

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“Wreck on the Highway” video premiere on Backstreets

    SPRINGSTEEN & JOHN WESLEY HARDING COMING TO VINYL FOR RSD “Wreck on the Highway” video premiere & signed LP giveaway from Backstreets  Bruce Springsteen’s Greatest Hits isn’t the only Boss entry for Record Store Day 2018. For this Saturday’s annual celebration of (mostly) wax, Omnivore Recordingsis releasing an album of covers by John Wesley Harding (AKA Wesley …

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“GREATEST OTHER PEOPLE’s HITS” – Record Store Day LP and subsequent CD release

LP: 1. If You Have Ghosts (4.00) 2. Words Words Words (3.00)          & The Minus Five 3. Star (2.49)          & Fastball 4. Je Suis Venu Te Dire Que Je M’en Vais (5.19) 5. Jackson Cage (3.29) 6. Benedictus (4.22)           & Eric Bazilian 7. Another Age (4.00) …

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London Cabinet of Wonders

WESLEY STACE’S CABINET OF WONDERS will make its triumphant return to London at Bush Hall, W12 on the evening  of November 4th, 2017 We are excited to announce the following line-up assembled by the novelist and singer-songwriter formerly known as John Wesley Harding, for the London return of his NYC-based Cabinet of Wonders show: November …

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Yep Roc Test Pressing Auction

You can get a rare test pressing of John Wesley Harding’s New Deal this week only! Only a small handful of these records were made in advance of the full release. It was previously only heard by the label, the producers, and myself, and now you can own a copy. Yep Roc Records is hosting …

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Yep Roc Sawyer Session

Here I am singing Christmas in Prison by amazing John Prine for Yep Roc’s Sawyer Sessions – Happy Holidays!

The Annual PAY WHAT YOU WANT CD sale!

It’s the Annual “Pay What You Want” CD sale – yes, not even digital downloads; actual CDS! Here is what we have for you – please choose what you want, message me here, make an offer (to include postage). No reasonable offer refused. Lots of double CDs; all the reissues with extra tracks; but there’s …

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Recording with The Jayhawks

Head over to The Jayhawks Tumblr page for exclusive photos of our time in the studio!