Luka Bloom

April 26, 1990

Irish singer-songwriter Luka Bloom moved to the USA, adopted a new name, and began chronicling his experiences in song as an expatriate living in New York.

In April 1990, the man formerly known as Barry Moore sat in with Deirdre for an hour around the release of his US debut, “Riverside.”

Luka Bloom
Publicity photo by Amelia Stein/Reprise Records.


Luka Bloom (Guitar, Vocals)

Technical credits:

Engineer: Bob Carlson
Host: Deirdre O’Donoghue

Performed live on Deirdre O'Donoghue's "SNAP"
KCRW FM | Los Angeles