Louque

Louque

In an industry overrun with beautiful young people showing plenty of navel and tattoos but little true talent, Dustan Louque is a breath of fresh air.

The 32-year-old singer-songwriter, who fronts his own band, louque (pronounced Luke), has experience on his side on his debut Lava/Everfine/Newlafaya album, "So Long" (released May 11).

Those 32 years were filled with exposure to many styles of music, from classical to Jamaican dub - owing greatly to his Louisiana upbringing. He has a deep, rootsy voice, a sort of raspy American version... more