Tallaght, County Dublin
Luke Clerkin is a singer songwriter from Dublin. Before releasing his debut single 'Stones' in aid of Cycle Against Suicide in April 2016, Luke played over 250 gigs all around Ireland in 2015, including sets at Electric Picnic and Body & Soul. 'Stones' reached number 2 on the iTunes Singer Songwriter chart on the day of its release.
'Stones' was followed up by Luke's debut EP 'Ink Written Messages', recorded and produced by American singer- songwriter, The Duke Of Norfolk, in the back room of a Dublin pub. This was the second chart topping release from the Tallaght musician.
In February 2017, following a stint at Youbloom LA Festival, and two successful headline shows in Avenue Dublin, and The Workman's Club, Luke went on to headline Whelan's main venue, steadily confirming that he is ready to follow in the footsteps of his idols.
His 3rd and most recent release 'Gloria' was named Joe.ie's 'Song of the Day', and like it's predecessors, it also topped the Irish Singer Songwriter Charts!
In April 2017 Luke relocated to Germany to play shows all over the country, as part of what he called his 'Farsickness Tour', He will return to Ireland in July to begin pre-production on his debut studio EP 'Will I Fly?', before heading to Edinburgh in August for some shows at the Free Fringe Festival.