About this Event
LAUREN RUTH WARD
support: The Blank Tapes (solo)
doors: 7 pm show: 8 pm PRIVAT CLUB
Lauren Ruth Ward
Critics have declared Lauren Ruth Ward as a cross between Janis Joplin,
Florence Welch and Courtney Barnett. And while the consumer compass
inside of us grasps at these to feel safe, comparisons donʼt feel just when
trying to describe such a singular presence as Lauren. Her debut album
Well, Hellʼgarnered accolades from NYLON, Noisey, Consequence of
Sound, the Los Angeles Times, Indie Shuffle and more.
with a growing reputation for stealing the show.
Now, having falling in love with the process of recording to tape, she is set to
record her next album with LA producer/guru in the making, Matt Linesch.
Talent met in equal parts with work ethic and a prolific writing process that
she shares with guitar wizard Eduardo Rivera.
BIO THE BLANK TAPES (SOLO)
The Blank Tapes is the moniker of Los Angeles & Joshua Tree based multi-instrumentalist, Matt Adams, who has produced over a dozen albums of retro folk rock on various national and international labels such as Volcom, Antenna Farm, It’s A Gas, Burger, Dome of Doom, Honey Bomb, PIAPTK, Curly Cassettes & more. The band has toured throughout the US, UK, Europe, Canada and Brazil many times as well as Japan and Costa Rica. His band has featured various band members over the years including Will Halsey (Sugar Candy Mountain, Papercuts), Shaughnessy Starr (Frankie & The Witch Fingers), Jason Cirimele (The Donkeys, Guantamo Baywatch), Pearl Charles, Veronica Bianqui, Jeremy Harris (Vetiver, Devendra Banhart), Brandon Graham (The Relationship, Dream Phases), Mat Davidson (Twain) and dozens more. Matt has also produced Sugar Candy Mountain, The Regrettes, Pearl Charles, Kath Bloom and Veronica Bianqui as well as being an illustrator for the Grateful Dead, Chris Robinson, Volcom, FolkYeah, Jam In The Van, Langhorne Slim and many more.
Privat Club, Skalitzer Str. 85, Berlin, Germany