Saturday Shenanigans: The Luke Doherty Band
Luke Doherty: Winner of the British Blues Award - Artist of The Year Wales 2018, and Doc's - Best Male Artist 2015.
Luke has played at many Festivals and Blues Clubs, including: Upton, Abertillery, Tenby, Colne, Maryport, Gloucester, Bentworth, Furnace, Green Valley, Doncaster, Norwich, Whitby, Blackburn, Frome, Radford Mill, Brecon Jazz, Upton Jazz, Llandeilo Jazz, Basingstoke Blues Club, Tubby’s Blues Club, Borough Blues Club, Blues Review, Blues At The Farm, Cambridge Rock Festival, and the 100 Club London, to name a few.
2015 was an exciting year for Luke and the band. The release of their first all original album, Six Strings and a Stetson, which has had numerous air play, which has led to Luke winning Best Male Arist Award, and a track from the album being included in a list for one of best songs of 2015.
2017 saw Mal Preest Join the band, and work started on the 2nd all original album “ Night and Day” The band had the privileged to share the stage with Eric Bell, Kerk Fletcher, Ian Paker, Chantel McGregor, Laurnce Jones, Mike Zito. In venues around the country.
2018 is getting off to a great start with Luke being nominated for A Uk Blues Award and the release of the bands new album “Night and Day”on the 20th April.