Our Story

The Kathy Ford band has been performing for over 35 years and was named  "Best of  the Best" band by the Lansing State Journal for 10 years in a row.  We have performed for many dignitaries such as President Clinton, Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Governor Granholm of Michigan, Governor Ann Richards, and many more.  The Kathy Ford Band has performed at Festivals such as the Michigan Festival, The Balloon Festival in Battle Creek, Rib Festival, Blueberry Festival, Allegan County Fair, Michigan Convention and many more.  We have also performed at several private clubs throughout Michigan, Illinois, and Indiana such as the Chicago Yacht Club, the Grand Rapids Country Club, Kalamazoo Country Club, Battle Creek Country Club, Jackson Country Club, Harbor Springs Country Club.  We have also performed at  Casinos such as Odawa Casino, Firekeepers Casino, Gun Lake Casino, Hollywood Casino, Four Winds Casino, Turtle Creek Casino and many more. 
Additionally starting with her first album in 1982, Kathy began recording several records, EP's and Cd's in Nashville Tennessee at studios such as Music Mill, Fireside, and Studio by the Pond all with national distribution and placements in CashBox, Billboard and Indie music magazines.  Kathy has also won categories in songwriting competitions such as Mid Atlantic song writing and Music City Songwriting competitions. The band has been the opening act for several artists such as Waylon Jennings, Vince Gill, Eric Burton, Tammy Wynette, Mel Tillis, Randy Travis, and many more. 
For bookings please call 517-881-8135