Born in 1996 in Amsterdam, Luuk Van Dijk grew up in Hilversum, nurtured by an opera singer and a music teacher as parents. Van Dijk began his journey into electronic music production in 2011 and quickly demonstrated an aptitude for creating sounds.
Van Dijk's sound is characterized by groovy basslines, an old school vibe, and a palpable energy that fills the room whenever he performs. His style remains fresh and instantly recognizable, a blend of the old and the new that house music fans genuinely enjoy. Van Dijk has been praised by established artists in the scene such as Hot Since 82, Hector Couto, Eats Everything, Steve Lawler, and Shadow Child. They've named him an "Artist To Watch," indicative of his potential to become a prominent figure in the community.
In the decade since he began his career, Van Dijk has played at some of the most well-known clubs and festivals, which include Paradise, Awakenings, elrow, DGTL, Cocoon, Straf_Werk, and Mysteryland, among others. Sharing the stage with renowned artists such as Jamie Jones, The Martinez Brothers, Sven Väth, Joseph Capriati, and Patrick Topping, he's showcased his talent and his infectious personality to a wide audience.
Van Dijk's tracks have been picked up by major labels including Hot Creations, Solid Grooves, Eastenderz, and VIVa Music. He has also made significant strides by establishing his own label, Dark Side Of The Sun, in 2019.
Van Dijk's passion for music is evident not just in his productions but also in his performances. He has a radiant personality and a contagious energy that shines through, both on stage and off. Despite his relative youth, Van Dijk's has demonstrated a musical maturity beyond his years and has made a promising start in the music industry. With a solid foundation of talent, hard work, and a passion for music, Luuk van Dijk is on a trajectory to leave a lasting impact on the house music community.