Tommy Z Band Returns from a Tour to the Venice Blues Festival. Here is some video:
and here is what was in the paper the next day following the festival!
Tommy Z and Duke Robillard Video! Duke Robillard recently played the Sportsmen's Tavern in Buffalo 9/4 and invited Tommy to come up and let him front a number of songs. Watch these guitarists trade fours..
New Tommy Z T-shirts on Sale in the Shop...S M L XL and XXL sizes available:
Tommy Returns to His Hometown of Hamburg to Headline the 2017 Hamburg Music Festival 6/24!
The Tommy Z Band Headlines the Cocoa Village Blues and BBQ Festival 6/3 after tour stops in NC and Alabama:
Next Week 5/19 The Tommy Z Band headlines a concert at the Ampitheatre in Crane's Roost Park, Altamonte Springs Florida. On the way they make stops in Falls Church, VA and Greenville, SC.
If you missed Tommy live with Tommy Castro and Mike Zito on The Sunday Blues w/Tommy Z on WBFO you can listen to the full episode here:
Tickets are available for the fantastic Bonita Blues Festival, The TZB plays Friday night 3/10:
Here's the video link:
First tour dates of 2017 announced with a tour to the Suncoast Festival in Florida this January. *Be advised that 2/1 has been moved to Snook Haven on the Myakka River in Venice due to Macguire's closing.
"Blizzard of Blues" Accepted for Grammy's in Four Categories: Best Contemporary Blues Album, Best American Roots Song, Best Amercian Roots Performance and Best (CD) Package!
Interviews w/Doyle Bramhall II, Curtis Salgado, and Tommy Castro are up....
John Mayall, Lil' Ed and Tommy Z to Play NY's Largest Blues Festival/Niagara Falls Blues Festival 9/17
Tommy Z Headlines the Red White and Blues Festival in Fredonia this Sat. 9/10 at 3pm!
7/3/16 Tommy Z Band headlines the Broad St. Festival in Chicago and is joined by Shirley King (daughter of BB King!) CLICK LINK OR PIC FOR VIDEO
The Tommy Z Band is set to open for Lynyrd Skynyrd at Artpark on July 19th!! More details to follow....
"Blizzard..." spends it's sixth month on the RMR airplay charts and fourth straight month on the Australian International Airplay Chart at Lucky #13!
As the band gears up for New England tour dates in NY, Massachusetts and Maine , news hits again that the new CD has made the International Blues Airplay Chart out of Australia for the third straight month since it's release!!!
Florida dates announced with Tinsley Ellis, the Buona Fortuna Concert Series and Funky Biscuit starting 4/22:
Both Blizzard of Blues and Sometimes Hold #1 and #5 Best Sellers on Amazon's Electric Blues Guitar Chart!
Tommy appears as a guest on AM Buffalo.
New CD Debuts on Billboard Top 10 Blues Album Chart at #8: Buffalo News Article
Blizzard of Blues Hits #6 on iTunes Blues Chart within hours of its release and added as feature!
Blizzard of Blues Debuts at #1 on the Blues Rock Album charts!
American Blues Scene publishes a stellar review of BoB!
Pre-order the new CD today right here or on iTunes and at Amazon!
Blizzard of Blues to be released worldwide on 2/5 with a CD release show at the Tralf Music Hall in Buffalo NY. Tickets for the show are available here. Also performing are 15 yr. old blues guitarist David Julia and Grace Stumberg. Tickets are only $15 and there is plenty of free and $5 parking available.
Tommy is featured in December's issue of Jazz & Blues Florida with cover mention and this article:
Tommy Z Band prepares for two week tour as international headliners in Colombia, South America this September! Stay tuned to their social media on facebook to follow this exciting tour....
Are you prepared for the Blizzard of Blues? The long-awaited CD featuring almost an hour of new music from Tommy and the band drops this Fall. Those who have had a sneak peek feel it's even a step up from the "Sometimes" CD and it's received a number of major-label affiliated offers. Pre-sale info available soon.
Listen for Tommy's song "I Got Your Back" on Discovery Channel's Biker Live Rust Belt Episode!
Tommy Z Band Plays to over 4500 at Holiday Valley's Top of the Mountain Fallfest Concert:
The TZB will be performing live to air on NPR/WNED/WBFO for it's Buffalo Blues Bash on Oct. 18th get your tix now they are limited!
What a summer! Thanks to all the festivals, venues and attendees who supported the band from Florida on up to Long Island and Western New York! There's new music in the works and in the meantime here is a recent interview with Tommy on pg. 20 in the Blues-E-News Gear Issue.
Tommy Z Band Headlines the Cocoa Village Blues Festival in Florida June 6-7 in Florida: Below is the Billboard and Video Promo....
How Guitar Saved Tommy's Life...Blues-E-News Feature pg 64-66
Boston Blues Society CD Review
Blues in Greece Interview...
Tommy on AM Buffalo
#9 on Amazon's Hot New Releases for Electric Blues Guitar
Tommy Z Band Moves on to Memphis for the 2013 International Blues Challenge (details to follow)
#9 On the French Blues Charts
#12 on the Top 50 Blues Charts!!!
#15 on the Blues Debut Monthly Chart!
#10 on the Blues Debut Weekly Chart!
#18 on the Top 50 Blues Charts!!!
Sometimes Enters the Top 50 Blues FM Airplay Charts!
#1 On Reverbnation
Front Page News Following the Canal Bank Shuffle Blues Festival
Here are some of the latest reviews on the new CD: