|Book(s)||A Feast for Crows|
Wat was the son of a chandler and was raised in the trade however he found he had more talent for making lutes. When he was twelve years old he ran away to join a musician troupe. He had wandered half the Reach before coming to King's Landing in search of patronage.
A Feast for Crows
As part of the Tyrell entourage, he sings at the wedding of Tommen I and Margaery Tyrell. Queen Cersei connived to use the Blue Bard as a pawn in her efforts to remove Margaery from King's Landing. She had him arrested and sent to the dungeons for seducing Margaery, though he claimed he never had.