Blog

Betty Beetroot


bettybeetroot.co.uk logo by Chris Ward and Elly Lucas owned by Lucy Ward Sings t/a Betty Beetroot

Posted on: September 21st, 2015

Ey Up folks I while away the hours in my office (sofa+laptop) on this rainy monday, there is so much to be doing, emails and a to-do list as long as my arm wait impatiently for me to finish tweeting my most recent music video and responding to facebook comments. Beside me to my right [...]

Read More

Pre-orders now available


I Dreamt I Was A Bird Lucy Ward

Posted on: August 14th, 2015

Hi guys! 7 weeks today my new album will be released! But today ‘I Dreamt I Was A Bird’ is available for pre-order!!! It is available on CD HERE! (It comes autographed & with special edition pin badge to thank you for pre-ordering!!! :D) ANNNNND for the first time ever I am releasing my album [...]

Read More

2014 – The Round Up


Posted on: January 6th, 2015

Ey Up Folks! Happy New Year! Though it’s been back to work for most this week, I hope you’ve had a corker of a festive season and a good time was had by all! I also hope you are now fully recovered from what is usually the most manic time of year (well in my [...]

Read More

The LWB Cometh


WOOOOOOO!

Posted on: April 2nd, 2014

Ey Up :) Well I am utterly cream crackered!  I have just got in from rehearsing with the Lucy Ward Band and oh my, what an awesome, crazy exhilarating, absolutely draining, sensitive, emotional and hilarious day we have had. I am utterly itching to get gigging with these guys (after a loooonnng sleep hehe)! We had [...]

Read More

Tags: , , , , , , , ,

BBC Folk Award Fun!


EXCITED FACE!

Posted on: November 21st, 2013

Ey Up you lot! Hope you are well and this cold snap aint getting you down :D I got some very exciting news this week! It was announced last night that I have been nominated for a BBC Folk Award!!! And not only that, I am up for the prestigious title of ‘Folk Singer Of [...]

Read More

Brand Spanking New Music Video


Lucy Ward - Logo (Pink)

Posted on: July 9th, 2013

Ey Up :) Hope you are enjoying the glorious sunshine!! I am extremely excited as I can at last break the news to you that the first video from Single Flame has been premiered on Folk Radio UK as it is an exclusive get yoursens over HERE to watch and for a little exclusive rambling [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

Glasto 2013


I never usual take photos from the stage but I just had to do it this time :) sorry for the blurryness

Posted on: July 4th, 2013

Ey Up you lot, How be ye this fine morrow? Here I am, 2 years on, about to write another epically long blog about Glastonbury Festival…but this time, it’s different, this time I can finally say I PLAYED GLASTONBURY Oh man that feel’s good to say :D And on a mainstage and everything!! Friday at [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

TRACKS AND REVIEWS AND PRE SALE ARGGHHH


Hope you like it :)

Posted on: June 17th, 2013

Well 2nd blog of the day, That’s a first for me! But I couldn’t resist :) Because in the last hour, not one, but two very exciting things have just happened! 1: Mike Harding put this up on facebook…woop! Lucy Wards new CD is terrific and her song For The Dead Men is simply immense [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

New Album Announcement!!!


Lucy Ward - Single Flame

Posted on: June 10th, 2013

Ey Up! The day has come! I can finally announce the name of new record!!! Here’s the vid I posted this morning…I also genuinely recorded it this morning, it takes A LOT of tea to make me look that awake of a morn…nothing I can do about the tired voice hehe   As you heard [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

The Flown Tour : Part The Third


20130427_185924

Posted on: May 2nd, 2013

Ey Up :) Well how’s it going? I am having a great week,  things are going good and I am feeling very productive. In fact, I would go as far to say that I’m on a roll! My ability to get work done however, is directly linked my spring tour coming to an end…booo :( [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

The Flown Tour: Part Deux


lantern_seats

Posted on: April 1st, 2013

Ey Up :) How’s it going peeps? Hope you had a restful Easter/Bank Holiday weekend and that you aren’t feeling too ill from all the chocloate/roast dinners/nights out you may have encountered over the weekend :) hehe I have eaten way tooooooo much this weekend…but what’s new there and it all tasted amazing! :p Well [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

The Flown Tour : Part Uno!


lu-rob-blog1

Posted on: March 20th, 2013

Eh Up :) How’s it going you lovely lot? I am well thanks, I have been working hard since we last spoke and catching up with the tv brilliance that is ‘Nashville‘! Have you seen it?! The music is flipping ace! It’s got me feeling all inspired to write a country album :p hehe or [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

Folk Alliance International : A Canadian Adventure


20130223_134531

Posted on: March 6th, 2013

Ey Up So here it is, a blog about the most mental, overwhelming and downright brilliant experience you could ever have…ok this might be a slight exaggeration cos owning a pet dragon would probably be slightly more mental, overwhelming and down right brilliant but none the less Folk Alliance is unlike anything I have ever [...]

Read More

Tags: , , , , ,

My face on the telly :)


SONY DSC

Posted on: February 27th, 2013

Ey Up How’s it going? Hope that you are well :) I am pretty jet lagged to be honest! I got back from Toronto early monday morning and although Folk Alliance International was totally amazing, I am utterly cream crackered!! I’ll get a blog up about it all asap but in the mean time… MY [...]

Read More

Tags:

Happy Birthday Adelphi :)


SONY DSC

Posted on: June 14th, 2012

Ey Up :) Well, it’s official. It is a year since the release of my debut album ‘Adelphi has to fly’ Feels proper cool to say that; all be it a little scary :P What a year it has been, its one of those weird situations where it seems like a whole lifetime ago but [...]

Read More

Tags:

I spy with my little eye


hendos-house-concert

Posted on: April 14th, 2012

Ey Up Blog Beans, My it has been a while since we spoke! My fault entirely, between the on-going Horizon Tour and moving house, my ability to access the internet has been somewhat hindered…thankfully the BT install people came day before last…WOOHOO. Although thank you kindly to all those friends, family and free Wi-Fi hotspots [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

Billy Bragg, For The Dead Men and Fishermen


fishies

Posted on: March 1st, 2012

Ey up :) Well ya know I was going to do you a big fishyfriends write up …well I am still going to do that…but as per life I have turned on facebook and got distracted :s hehe I got distracted because Billy Bragg has shared the video for my single, ‘For The Dead Men’ ‘Good day for [...]

Read More

Tags:

Bye bye Fisherman…hello Horizon Tour


shop1

Posted on: February 27th, 2012

Ey up peoples :) How are you? Good I hope :) Another short blog monday here I am afraid, but I don’t have gigs on tues/wednesday this week so I will endeavour to do full write of all the Fishy Friends goodness…and tell you all their exclusive and astonishing secrets :P believe me there are [...]

Read More

Tags:

FISHERMAN’S FRIENDS


shop1

Posted on: February 21st, 2012

Ey Up :) How’s it going? excuse the lack of postage since the Folk Awards, I really haven’t had anything much more interesting than that to tell you about! Although I do have some rather tasty blog monday’s lined up for you over the next few weeks :) so keep your eyes peeled for those. [...]

Read More

Tags:

RELEASED TODAY – For The Dead Men


For The Dead Men single cover...squeeeeeeeee :)

Posted on: January 29th, 2012

Ey Up! How are you this fine Sunday morning? I am buzzing! Cos as you could probably guess from the title of this post. My first ever single is released today!   The music video was released mid week and I have been sooooo overwhelmed by your response so far, I’m really really so chuffed [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

Part 2 my first ever music video, the unwrapping, and your chance to order ‘For The Dead Men’


yay!

Posted on: January 24th, 2012

Ey Up They are here!!!!!! At last!!!! So so excited when my folks rang to say that a great big cd filled parcel had arrived for me! And here it is…my first ever music video…ARRRGGGHHHHH…and your first chance to hear the studio version of ‘For The Dead Men’ [youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FbmiWS4fgo] Full run down of making [...]

Read More

Tags: , ,

Tomozipan’s tomozipan! Part 1 photoshoots


Geisha Mother Nature

Posted on: January 24th, 2012

Eh Up mon petit filous’ Hows it going? Those eagle eyed amongst you may have infact noticed that the Blog Monday I so enthusiastically promised did not appear. Combine a day of workshopping followed by two meetings and a tempremental modem and voila! You have a broken promise…but never fear as I have a cunning plan [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

‘She watched the green leaves fade and fall’…2011 in an epic nutshell :)


all the album artwork :)

Posted on: January 9th, 2012

Ey up Blog Beans, Well well well, here it is, the second instalment of BLOG MONDAY! Which, in case you had missed it, is my ingenious plot to get you up to date with all things 2011, the stuff that’s brewing in 2012 and just generally make sure you’re filled in. It has taken me some [...]

Read More

Tags: , , , , , , ,

The hungry blog :)


Look at all the stodgy goodness :)

Posted on: November 28th, 2011

Ey up :) After putting up a status on facebook which said ‘blogging makes me hungry’, my good friends from that online world suggested I should ditch my current blog subject and just write one about food. So here it is :p (you must be careful what you wish for guys! hehe) I LOVE FOOD [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

Ey Up Blog Beans!


shop1

Posted on: June 7th, 2011

How are you? Well I hope. I am good, thanks for asking; actually I’m more than good: I’m excited, apprehensive, anxious, intrigued, buzzing and just a bit wired about MY ALBUM LAUNCH!!!! Sorry, mad moment over…just can’t believe that after all that hard work and cups of tea the time has finally come to unleash [...]

Read More

Tags:

Bare with…


shop1

Posted on: April 22nd, 2011

Hello!! Everything is happening so fast and I’m really excited to tell you that you can pre-order my album now!! It’s out on June 13th 2011, you can get your copy here. The first 50 are signed. :) Just to let you know – my website is having a huge update so please bare with us as [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

Album is Finished


shop1

Posted on: April 22nd, 2011

I cannot believe it! After six months of going back and forth to cambridge recording with the fantastic Stu Hanna the album is finally finished. It has been a total rollercoaster, and quite frankly it is very surreal that its over. I have rewarded myself with a week off, although that has been filled with [...]

Read More

Tags: ,

New Website!


Lucy Ward

Posted on: April 22nd, 2011

HEY HEY :) The first ever blog! Luce here, welcome to my brand spanking new website…i’m reet chuffed with it and I hope you like it too :) Ooo all sorts has been cracking off over the last few months; and I am feeling like it was a good idea to hold off university and [...]

Read More

Tags: ,