SAWKS stands in front of a front door and window

Performing solo with just a guitar and sample pad Hartlepool singer/songwriter Luke Dawkins aka DAWKS started out as a home recording project but spiralled into something much bigger. Taking inspiration from modern gems like Beabadoobe and DMAs as well as rock giants like Foo Fighters, Smashing Pumpkins and Tom Petty.

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