Vocal powerhouse Lauren Ruth Ward will perform at the Bunkhouse Saloon in Las Vegas on June 22. Lauren just released her debut album of 70s psych-blues swagger Well Hell earlier this year on Weekday Records.
Her live shows are mesmerizing – watch the video for “Blue Collar Sex Kitten” for a taste:
Lauren Ruth Ward – Blue Collar Sex Kitten
Lauren Ruth Ward’s music has spread like wildfire these past two years in LA after leaving her hometown of Baltimore. Her lyrics are secrets to strangers, writing about her life’s trajectory sharing both vulnerability and strength delivered with grit and vibrato. Her band re-creates 60’s rock and roll nuances, allowing Ward to release a powerhouse of raw, visceral emotion in their live show.
“One of L.A.’s must-see frontwomen, and one of the city’s most physical and volatile performers” – The Los Angeles Times
“Lauren Ruth Ward is the Raspy, Queer Soul Singer We Deserve” – Out
Originally a hairstylist from Baltimore, Lauren was also recently featured on Spotify‘s New Music Friday playlist & in American Apparel‘s “Meet Lauren” campaign.