Performers & Speakers
Luke James Shaffer
Location: Alexandria, VA
Genre: Alternative Americana / Folk Pop / Soul
Artist Site: www.lukejamesshaffer.com
Luke James Shaffer strives to create positive vibes with his music. His easy-spirited musicality traverses alternative Americana, folk-pop, country, soul, gospel, and the intimate singer-songwriter genre. His warm and soulful singing have garnered him comparisons to Adam Levine, The Lumineers, Vance Joy, Zac Brown, and Mumford & Sons.
Lukes first EP "Volume One” in a partnership with DC’s House Studios. It reached number 7 on the iTunes Singer/Songwriter charts. His song “Siren” received runner-up in the AAA/Alternative in the International Acoustic Music Awards in 2019.
"Luke.... is someone whose talent shines all on it's own. As a solo singer and guitar player he is incredibly skillful and engaging with his audience. When playing for a mixed-age event for us, he wowed the younger older guests alike. I cannot recommend him highly enough.
-- Aimee Dominick,
President, A. Dominick Events
Luke is a consummate professional and more importantly, an exceptional performer. He has appeared at a variety of events for us of all sizes and types and is always a key feature and highlight of these events. I could not recommend Luke more highly as a musician and as a professional.
Vice President, Events Strategy & Development
The Madison Square Garden Company
Luke was great and the client loved him!! She raved about him after the event and I quote "We may just take him back with us to Texas."
Danielle Guido, CMP
Hello! Washington D.C.
“The event went so well! It was honestly flawless. Luke was Amazing!! We really hope we get the opportunity to work with him again soon.
Lara Miller and Melissa Sullivan,
Colin Cowie Celebrations
Everything was *fantastic*, Luke was wonderful [on time, easy to work with!] and he has an incredible voice. The guests loved him, and I can't wait to recommend him again!
Cheers Darling Events