Louis is a Singer/Songwriter from Melbourne, Australia. His music centers on a folk/indie style, with rock, blues and punk influences. Artists such as The Tallest Man On Earth, Frank Turner, Father John Misty, The Smith Street Band, Gretta Ray and Twenty One Pilots are the main stylistic influences for his original songs. He plays frequent gigs around Victoria, has been a regular busker over the past few years, and is working towards the release of his first EP. In 2016 he was selected for The Push Mentoring Program and was mentored and recorded by Mick Thomas (ex – Wedding Parties Anything) current – Mick Thomas and The Roving Commissions, he also recently performed at the sixth live show put on by The Real Songwriters of Melbourne.
Louis was classically trained in music and music theory from a young age and played the trumpet for seven years, in a range of school jazz and concert bands. Eventually he decided to put down the brass and follow his passion for singing. In 2014, he made the decision to focus solely on becoming a recording artist. Since then, he’s performed at venues such as the The Dogs Bar, Whole Lotta Love, Club Voltaire, Revolver Upstairs, Elwood Lounge, The Branch, The Vineyard, The Cherry Bar, Somewhere Bar, The Workers Club, Baxters Lot, The Woods of Windsor, AM:PM, Wick Studios, The Cellar Bar, The Balaclava Hotel, The Drunken Poet, Dizzy’s Jazz Club, The Brighton Town Hall, Frankston Beach Festival, Airey’s Inlet Festival, Art Centre Market – Melbourne, Queenscliff Music Festival, The 2016 St Kilda Festival, St Kilda Live’N’Local, Storey Hall at RMIT, the 2018 F1 Australian Grand Prix Grid Festival the 2017 and 2018 Melbourne Food and Wine Festival and SYN 1700 on Channel 31.
Category: Solo Artist
Genre: Folk | Alternative
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