Lauren Ruth Ward West Coast Tour w/ Nicole Atkins + Announces Debut LP 'Well Hell'
Hailing from Baltimore, Lauren Ruth Ward migrated her 70s psych-blues swagger to her new home of Los Angeles in 2015. A prolific artist in every medium she touches, Lauren has been a hairstylist for 9 years, while at the same time shifting her creative focus to her music in partnership with her co-writer and guitarist Eduardo Rivera. LISTEN: "Did I Offend You?" Out Now
On the new album, Well Hell, due out February 9 on Weekday Records, Lauren's arresting voice slices through the classic rock instrumentation delivered through the perfect modern filter by her band. "Did I Offend You?" one of the many standout tracks on the album, showcases the duo's intricate yet playful songwriting and lyrical wit.
With each song's release and live performance, Lauren's trajectory steadily ascends. She has received accolades from Consequence of Sound, Indie Shuffle and Wonderland as well as an in-depth feature with LA Weekly. Lauren Ruth Ward will kick off a west coast tour with Nicole Atkins this Fall. Stay tuned for more opportunities to experience her effervescent brand of modern psych-pop in a city near you!
National Tour Dates
* = w/ Nicole Atkins
12/5: San Diego, CA @ Soda Bar *
12/7: Los Angeles, CA @ Bootleg *
12/8: San Francisco, CA @ Cafe Du Nord *
10/10: Portland, OR @ Mississippi Studios *
12/12: Seattle, WA @ Sunset Tavern *