Lauren Wakefield will be performing as part of UNIQUE Programs’ Wednesday Nooner series in the University Union’s Redwood Room. There will also be complimentary popcorn to anyone who attends.
Wakefield grew up in New York and moved to Sacramento in 2004. She always had a passion for performing. At the age of 14 she learned how to play the guitar and later learned to play the drums, the bass guitar, and the piano. The genre she plays is a mix of blues, soul, and rock & roll. Along with her band, she performs at different venues in Sacramento and the Bay Area, including The Press Club, Two Brews Cafe, and the Naked Lounge. She was named as Sacramento’s Best Female Musicians by CBS Sacramento and is a 2017 R&B SAMMIES award winner.