LUKAS WOOLLER is the keyboard player and occasional backing vocalist
of British indie rock band,
Maxïmo Park , based in North-East
Wooller is one of the original members of the band, hailing from
Kirklees , West Yorkshire, where he went to
Batley Grammar School and
Queen Elizabeth Grammar School . he then attended Newcastle University
to study music. As an undergraduate, Wooller was involved in the
Newcastle music scene and performed in nearly all North East England
's smaller venues with bands such as Bozo, Neon, S22 and The Fallout
Trust (including living with them for a while). Lukas also worked with
the electronic team RTL in Newcastle's Byker area with members of The
Fallout Trust and House DJ's Triky Disko- they performed at
Sunderlands bunker club for the Geordie Gabba Mafia with DJ UEP (Use
Maxïmo Park in 2000, after meeting
Archis Tiku and Duncan
Lloyd in a pub. His involvement in other music projects remains,
including a recent appearance playing keyboards with electronica duo
Posthuman and co-writing a track for Modeselektor's 2nd LP.
Wooller was an advertising executive for The (now defunct) North
Guide (a spin off from
The Leeds Guide in Yorkshire). Before Maxïmo
Park's record deal, Wooller worked in the
Bigg Market of Newcastle as
a glass collector. In addition to his various TV appearances, Lukas
also briefly featured in the Red Productions film "Vanity" as Governor
of the Baker Institute - a film directed by Ben Heyworth of "This
Morning Call" fame.
On 24 March 2007, Wooller stated that he was a
Huddersfield Town fan
live on the Saturday morning football programme Soccer AM.
He appeared on the Yourcodenameis:Milo collaboration album Print Is
Dead, Vol. 1 , on the track 'Noah'.
On 5 October 2015, Lukas married stylist and costume designer, Emma
Lamp. The wedding took place on the exclusive
Osea Island in Essex,
known for being frequented by many famous musicians; complete with its
own recording studio. The open-air ceremony was attended by a select
number of friends and family. The wedding was covered in an article
The Times .
* ^ Maximo Park forced to delay Glastonbury gig
* ^ I’ve lost bags of clothes but gained a lap dog
* PAUL SMITH
* DUNCAN LLOYD
* TOM ENGLISH
* LUKAS WOOLLER
A Certain Trigger
A Certain Trigger
Our Earthly Pleasures
Quicken the Heart
* The National Health
* Too Much Information
Risk to Exist
The Coast Is Always Changing "
Apply Some Pressure
Apply Some Pressure "
* "Graffiti "
Going Missing "
I Want You to Stay "
Our Velocity "
Books from Boxes "
Girls Who Play Guitars "
Karaoke Plays "
The Kids Are Sick Again "
Questing, Not Coasting "
* "Hips and Lips"
* "Write This Down"
* "The Undercurrents"
* "The National Health"
* "Leave This Island"
* "Midnight on the Hill"
* "Give, Get, Take"
* "Risk to Exist"
* "What Did We Do to You to Deserve This?"
* "Get High (No I Don't)"
Found on Film
* Warp Records
Maxïmo Park discography
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