Tom is one of Brisbane's most talented and gifted percussionists with extensive experience in Pop, Latin-American, Funk, Brazilian and African, Pacific Island, Indian, Chinese and Egyptian drumming using keyboard skills and Afro-Cuban percussion as a base. His diverse talents extend to sound engineering and didgeridoo playing, he also studied piano for 6 years but his real passion is playing percussion which he has done with a wide variety of bands.
During his illustrious career Tom has toured with Reggae band 'The Bob Marley Show' and spent 3 months in China with the Pop/Reggae band 'Tropical Storm'.
Other highlights include,
Woodford Folk Festival
Childers Multicultural Festival
Performances with Grace Knight, Ron Kenoly, Darlene Zschech along with many others.
He also teaches percussion at Billy Hydes Drumworx (Brisbane) and leads workshops at schools and several other venues .
Tom has embraced the Jimmy Buffett genre performed by Montserrat with passion and delivers a performance worthy of 'Coral Reefer' percussionist Ralph MacDonald.