Luedtke has lived in Austin for the last seven years, and during this time has played in bands like Roosevelt's Goody Bag, Honey Baby, and Shane Smith & the Saints
briefly on the fretless bass. He has been performing solo throughout this time, but lately more than ever before.
His songs are centered around his acoustic guitar and vocals, and style and approach to songwriting, in the words of No Depression magazine, are "carrying the torch of the Texan troubadour forward".
After touring through the east coast and back with blues trio Mother Merey and the Black Dirt
, Brandon Luedtke
's first EP was released in 2014 (A Self-Titled EP, Salient Sounds). He was was awarded 'Best Singer/Songwriter (Male)' at Viva Terlingua Festival later in the year.
Luedtke has been working to finish and fund his debut LP, Morning Light, without a label while performing and always working on new songs. Morning Light, was co-produced by Eric Witthans of Mother Merey and the Black Dirt
and features all members of that band, along with Horti
from Whiskey Shivers
, Jordan Moser
, and more musicians from Austin who have helped shape the sound of the town.