Luke Reynolds (born April 20, 1979) is an American musician, guitarist and multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, session musician, field recordist and producer.
As a session musician, he has worked on wide-ranging projects from Sharon Van Etten (Remind Me Tomorrow) and Neko Case (Hell-On), to and Sarah Jarosz (3x Grammy Award winning album Undercurrent) and Miranda Lambert (ACM Album of the Year The Weight of These Wings).
Reynolds has released four solo albums. His recently completed fifth solo album, Vanishing Places Vol. 1 Bears Ears, is out May 3. Written and recorded based on a series of field recordings he made in Bears Ears National Monument. The idea behind the project was to travel into wild places currently at risk, record the soundscape, then synthesize those field recordings in different ways back in the studio. With James Gadson on drums and Lars Horntveth on horns and keyboards.
Most recently, Guster released their forthcoming album Look Alive, recorded with producers Leo Abrahams and John Congleton. This is the band's second album with Reynolds as a full member and co-writer, following their Richard Swift produced LP, Evermotion.
Originally from Vermont, he is currently based in Nashville, TN where he lives with his wife and daughter.
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