Originally from the small Welsh town of Usk, Luke made the move to London in 2014 and since then has worked on tours and performed with some of the UK's best and notable artists. 

As a freelance drummer Luke’s work has taken him around the world touring & performing with artists such as Tom Odell, Charlotte Church, Lewis Capaldi, JP Cooper, Catherine McGrath, Danny Jones and more. He has performed at some of the worlds most iconic music venues and festivals, and also on TV shows including The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, The Late Late Show with James Cordon, The Voice, Top Of The Pops, Jonathan Ross, Seth Meyers and The Today Show among others.

Also working in Music Direction, Luke’s work has been heard in various environments including main stages at festivals, arenas such as The O2, various British television, headline/support tours and live radio broadcasts. As a Musical Director he has worked with UK artists Catherine McGrath, Nieve Ella, Danny Jones, Dylan Fraser, Megan McKenna, Cian Ducrot, Skylar, Tom Speight and more.

Luke also works out of his South London studio and has provided tracks for a wide range of projects. His recording credits/clients include Lucy Spraggan, Charlotte Church, Rumer, Moncrieff, Robinson, BMG and more and has recently launched a range of drum sample and loop libraries under the brand of BeatCollector.



(Live/Studio/TV or Musical Direction)




Charlotte Church

Tom Odell

Catherine McGrath (Musical Director)

Lewis Capaldi

JP Cooper

Danny Jones (Musical Director)

Lucy Spraggan

Dylan Fraser (Musical Director)

Megan McKenna (Musical Director)

Cian Ducrot (Musical Director)


Pixie Lott

Nieve Ella (Musical Director)

Tom Speight (Musical Director)



Skylar (Musical Director)

X Factor

Amber Run

Lo Lauren (Musical Director)


Carrie Underwood

Waiting For Smith (Musical Director)

The Shires

Kyla La Grange



Ember Trio

Summer Camp

Johnny Lloyd


The Hearts








E: lukemarchughes@gmail.com