Michael Lukes is a indie pop-folk singer / songwriter born in England who lives between London and Rome.
Exposed at an early age to various sounds mainly from the UK scene, he began to cultivate his interest in music, performing in several bands.
After many years of performing in cover bands, he embarked on a solo career in 2017, releasing a revisited version of ‘The Sound of Silence’ with which he won 2 awards for Original Interpretation and Arrangement.
In 2018 he performed live in several music festivals, recorded a version of Tom Walker’s ‘Leave a Light on’ and began composing his own original songs.
On May 24th, 2019 he released his debut EP titled “I AM’, inspired by his multi-cultural background and experiences, with 4 original songs and 1 bonus track.
“I AM” got good exposure and even some airplays from BBC6 and BBC Introducing plus Radio RAI in Italy.
After the release of the EP he started a UK tour called “I AM TOUR” with over 25 dates mainly in London.
Michael is currently working on his new album and will release a new single in June called Here and Now. His songwriting style is developing intoa more minimal and sparse indie folk, inspired by bands lke The Lumineers and classic British Ballads.