Award-winning British singer, songwriter and guitarist, Luke Jackson, has now released 5 studio albums and a live recording and tours widely around the globe. Luke’s November 2019 release; “Journals” has already won him the award of “Album of the year 2019” by FATEA and is garnering rave reviews such as:
‘Journals’ is an excellent album from a very special singer with a great repertoire, fully confirming his star potential beyond the folk scene.” R2 Roots n Reel Magazine and:
“English musician Luke Jackson has an impact from the start, with his strong, defined vocals emitting to the listener a big soul sound” Irish Music Magazine Nov 2019.
Performing all across the UK and northern Europe, Luke is now enjoying success in North America also with a tour of the Pacific Northwest already under his belt (Sept 2019) and a tour of the Midwest in Feb 2020, including openers for the guitar playing wizard Willy Porter.
An accomplished performer who impresses from the outset and takes his audience on a journey with songs of love, hope, sorrow, and melancholy via the styles of folk, roots, blues, Americana and soul.
Whether performing solo, as a duo with bass or drums, or as a trio with both, Luke fills rooms, leaving people refreshed and impressed with his original sound.
What They Say:
“I was hugely impressed by every part of Luke’s music – he’s a great singer, writer and performer, a striking new voice.” Frank Turner
‘Luke Jackson is a power house of a performer, with a passion and commitment that blows audiences away. Book him and those who get to experience the event will be thanking you for a long time’. Martyn Joseph
“ Luke Jackson will win over your audience within minutes. A charming and charismatic performer of the highest quality. A true professional” Charles Devlin, Director, Ireby Festival.
“Jackson is one of the most dynamic and exciting live performers of his generation” Folk Radio
”Reminds me of Jeff Buckley, which can only be a good thing” Mark Radcliffe BBC Radio 2
Every so often a new voice emerges, one so stunning that it knocks you sideways. Jackson has been compared to a young Richard Thompson and for once these are not empty words – Acoustic Magazine
‘Journals’ is an excellent album from a very special singer with a great repertoire, fully confirming his star potential beyond the folk scene. R2 Roots n Reel Magazine November 2019
Journals is Jackson’s best work to date and shows an artist on the cusp of great things. Blues in Britain Magazine, November 2019
“English musician Luke Jackson has an impact from the start, with his strong, defined vocals emitting to the listener a big soul sound” Irish Music Magazine November 2019
“Journals” is nothing short of sensational and creates a brand new bar that Luke will be judged against. No wonder it’s already making waves. Neil King, FATEA Magazine