The Latest album by
Kevin Lucas Orchestra
Echoes in the Sand


The ancients are speaking to us in the wilderness areas of planet earth, and if we just quiet our minds and listen....we can hear what they are saying.

Check out Kevin in the Huffington Post!
"Kevin Lucas is a consummate musician and composer, encompassing the rigours and discipline of his classical training to the creativity of creating music that crosses cultural borders and touches the soul."---Wouter Kellerman- Grammy Award Winning Artist and Number 1 Billboard Artist
"Somehow, the Kevin Lucas Orchestra has distilled four thousand years of desert history into one amazing recording. The Middle Eastern themes are bright and energetic when need be and the reverence to ancient times is welcomed. Every song is animated and they convey their enthusiasm effortlessly. Highly recommended." ---R J Lannan (Zone Music Reporter)
"The glue that ultimately holds this wonderful album together is the extraordinary Vibraphone, Marimba and percussion work of Kevin Lucas, who is in my opinion the most talented percussionist since Lionel Hampton, Ginger Baker and Tito Puente." ---Tim Battersby, The Huffingtong Post
"Kevin Lucas has taken percussion to a whole new level, groove and musical intensity meets Mixed Martial Arts!" ---Scott Healy, musician in the Conan O'Brien Band
"I love the percussion in Apocalypse, it's really unique." ---Tim Myers, founding member and bass player for OneRepublic
"To see Kevin Lucas in action only supports my claim of his genius." ---John Newell (The Global Bass Experience)
"Kevin Lucas reinvents the marimba as a showpiece instrument." ---Timothy Abbot, Sound Profile Magazine

About Echoes in the Sand

The Kevin Lucas Orchestra new release "Echoes in the Sand" is their highly anticipated newest album, produced and published by Raveolution Studios.  This mostly instrumental contemporary album transcends through many different musical styles while featuring the virtuostic diversity of marimba player/percussion soloist Kevin Lucas.


Find Echoes in the Sand on itunes.

About Kevin Lucas

In June of 2016, Kevin won the 'American Songwriting Awards' in the 'Adult Alternative' category for his song 'New World Orchestra', and received 10 other nominations in categories for ASA! He was also nominated for a 'Hollywood Music in Media' award for his 'Greensleeves'. The KLO "Echoes in the Sand" music video was nominated for a 'Global Peace Song Award' and went on to be judged by the celebrity judges, which includes Stewart Copeland from The Police!

2015 was an amazing year for Kevin Lucas.  His 'Echoes in the Sand' album received 3 silver medals at the Global Music Awards.  One song from the album was nominated for a 'Hollywood Music in Media Award', and another song placed as a 'Finalist' in the 'John Lennon Songwriting Contest'.  Three other tracks also placed in the 'Semi-Finals' for the 'International Songwriting Competition'.  One song placed as a 'Semi-Finalist' in 'Unsigned Only', and another song placed as a 'Finalist' in 'Unsigned Only'.  Kevin received 11 nominations total for the 'Echoes in the Sand' album in categories ranging from Music Video, World Music, Instrumental, and Performance.  In 2016, Kevin has already won a 'Silver Medal' in the Global Music Awards for his arrangement of 'Greensleeves'.

Kevin Lucas has won many awards as both a performer and producer. Early success included placing 2nd in the United States in concert hall style solo percussion at the collegiate level in 1997 through the 'Music Teachers National Association'.

Kevin is a former member of the Madison Scouts Drum and Bugle Corps where the front line keyboard ensemble earned the 1994 DCI World Championship for Percussion Ensemble. Kevin won both the Illinois State University and the Southern Illinois University classical solo concerto contests and performed with both orchestras as a marimba soloist, having competed against internationally successful pianists and string players.

Kevin has had equal success after moving to the 'pop' genre. The Kevin Lucas Orchestra was the 2008 New Music Weekly Magazine 'College Radio Breakthrough Artist of the Year'. In 2011, the Kevin Lucas Orchestra was one of the winners of the Billboard Magazine Songwriting Contest. KLO also won the 2009 People's Music Award in London in the 'Pop' category. In 2012, the Kevin Lucas Orchestra pop single "Here I Am' broke the 'Top 40' on the FMQB national radio chart, topping off at number 37.

Videos - Below and Right

Echoes in the Sand
Oceans Rising (Live) Apocalypse