In his early years Luis discovered the love for the guitar and music. Hailing from Portugal, have roots in Latin, Progressive Rock, and Fusion. His influences are very diverse. In 2002 Luis took part in a tribute organized by a national radio station – Antena 3, to the greatest Portuguese traditional guitar player Carlos Paredes then toured in Asia, Europe and participated in TV Shows. Top 20 finalist of Guitar Idol 2011 – Worldwide talent search to find the hottest undiscovered guitarists from every corner of the globe. 10th most voted by public among the 100 finalists in over 1700 competitors from all over the world.