The Luminous Sky is literally a band on a mission. In just five years they recorded three albums and toured extensively in over 15 countries including New Zealand, Australia, Western Europe, Japan, the USA, and Central America. As an independent band, they have played in front of over 50,000 people in many venues and events including music festivals, cafes, bars, churches, high schools and conferences.
The Luminous Sky creates captivating electronica-infused melodic rock, and they enchant their live audiences with mesmerizing visual art projections. Their sound is influenced by Muse, Mutemath, Smashing Pumpkins, The Killers, John Mayer, Snow Patrol and Depeche Mode.
- Finalist in the 2008 Essential Records Spirit West Coast Talent Search
- Finalist in the 2008 Original Sessions National Band Search
- Exposing the Dark (2005), has distribution in New Zealand with Parachute Music, and in Australia with Kennedy International, and in the US with Forerunner Media Group.
- Physical Album sales of over 3,000 CD’s, and over 2800 digital downloads.
● Placed in the finalists of the ISC (International Song Writing Competition) 2005 and received an honorable mention.
SELECT LIVE PERFORMANCES
EUROPE Reset Café – Berlin, GERMANY Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Square – Berlin, GERMANY Centrum s’ Heerenhof – Heerde, HOLLAND Outdoor street Concert – Downtown Paris, FRANCE Lantern Theater – South Hampton, UNITED KINGDOM Chemin de la Fauvette – Lausanne, SWITZERLAND
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA Westin Bonaventure Conference – Los Angeles, California The Bordello Bar – Los Angeles, California The Blue Cafe – Huntington Beach, California University of the Nations – Kona Hawaii Minneapolis Convention Center – Minneapolis, Minnesota Visulite Theater, Charlotte, North Carolina The Kings College – Empire State Building, New York
CENTRAL AMERICA Sand Rock Bar – San Jose Costa Rica Alejieu – San Jose Costa Rica Generacion Sin Limite – Panama Lighthouse Bar – Panama Canal 10 National TV Station – El Salvador
JAPAN Kick Back Café – Tokyo, Japan Welcome Back Café – Tokyo, Japan Yakoda Air Force Base – Tokyo
NEW ZEALAND The JetSet Lounge – Christchurch Majestic House – Christchurch The Street – Wellington Zeal Café – Wellington The Establisment Sports bar – Wellington Greenlane City Centre – Auckland Logan Campbell Centre – Auckland
FESTIVALS Samstock Music Festival 2004, 2007 – Mosgiel, New Zealand Sonfest Music Festival 2005 – Queensland, Australia Parachute Music Festival 2006 – Mystery Creek, Hamilton, New Zealand Go Fest 2006 – Heidebeek, Holland Rock on the Rock Music Festival 2006 – San Michel, Italy Sudkrier Arena Soccer World Cup Festival 2006 – Konstanz, Germany