Photo Credit Stevie Kyle
2020 – The Year Of The Fox
New Scottish star announces February tour dates
Tip for 2020 from influential website TTV
There’s fire in the eyes of Scotland’s new rising star Luke La Volpe.
A sold-out King Tut’s Summer Nights gig and high-profile support slots with Tom
Grennan, Lewis Capaldi and The Snuts have propelled this 23 year old star-in the making
through the second half of 2019 and he’s determined to make the next 12
La Volpe (‘The Fox’ in Italian) sounds like no-one else. Deep and sonorous,
dramatic and timeless, his voice will stop you dead in your tracks and sets him
apart from the crowded field of ‘ones to watch’ for 2020. This guy is one to listen to
over and over again.
Luke picked up Lewis’s King Tuts Songwriting Award for his absent friend at this
year’s Scottish Music Awards and you sense that, just maybe, it was a practice run
for recognition of his own talent ahead.
“Lewis’s success has been inspiring,” says Luke. “We used to sit and play songs
together in my bedroom and imagine being able to do it for a living and look where
he is now. This summer felt like things really started to happen for me, with the big
support shows and some cracking headline gigs. I quit my job to be able to do this
full time so there’s no going back now. I want to be on those big stages every
Influential music website Tenement TV agree that Luke is on the runway for
success in 2020, including him in their TTV 2020 Vision list of 12 Scottish artists
tipped for big things next year, alongside the likes of Joesef, Aaron Smith and Kitti.
Luke sets out his stall with the announcement of three ScoOsh headline dates for
February 2020, on sale on Friday 20th December:
Thursday 27 Feb – Dundee, Hunter S Thompson
Friday 28 Feb – Aberdeen, Café Drummond
Saturday 29 Feb – Edinburgh, The Mash House
Tickets on sale 9am Friday December 20th at http://gigss.co/lukelavolpe
This fox is on the prowl. Don’t turn your back for a second.