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Tom the Guitar Guy  performs an enjoyable and recognizable mix of light rock, country, blues, Motown and party music for all age groups. Tom is the perfect choice for anyone looking for an enjoyable, entertaining mix of modern and classic music. Superb vocals and distinctive guitar playing along with an energetic, professional stage presence sets Tom apart from all the other acts in the area. Over the years, Tom has performed at numerous venues in the Southern California & Nevada area including casinos, nightclubs, restaurants, weddings, private parties and corporate affairs.

Armed with his guitars (both acoustic & electric) and vocals, diverse musical influence, and an occasional vocal harmonizer, looper, or backing track or drum machine, he gives you an incredible show that is sure to entertain and have you singing along even after the show.

Tom’s multi-genre music list stems from a variety of influences including: America, The Band, The Beatles, Bill Withers, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen, Buffalo Springfield, Chet Atkins, Chris Isaak, David Bowie, The Eagles, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac, Garth Brooks, George Strait, Hank Williams Sr./Jr., Jackson Browne, Jerry Reed, Jimmy Buffett, James Taylor, JJ Cale, Jim Croce, John Hiatt, John Mellencamp, John Prine, Johnny Cash, Johnny Rivers, The Kinks, Kris Kristofferson, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Michael Jackson, Moody Blues, Neil Diamond, REM, The Rolling Stones, Simon & Garfunkel, Soggy Bottom Boys, Steve Earle, Stevie Wonder, Townes Van Zandt, Van Morrison, Warren Zevon, Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson… just to name a few.

Arrangements and the dynamics of the songs are altered and tailored to suit any environment for any event, giving the songs a unique “live lounge” feel. Contact Tom The Guitar Guy now for Live Rockin’ Acoustic/Electric Entertainment or an atmospheric wining or dining experience.

If you want it done right the first time, contact Tom the Guitar Guy.

You can reach Tom at: or by calling 909.810.6506

Prefer a duo or full band?  Ask about Tom’s Rockin’ Acoustic Duo: Valley Passion or his full band: the Tomcats