Thomas Hoy

TOM HOY: LEAD GUITAR: ORIGINALLY A CONTEMPORARY OF THE NEW YORK THRASH METAL SCENE OF THE LATE 80’S, TOM DISCOVEREDHIS ADDICTION TO ROCK AT THE AGE OF 13, AFTER AN ACCIDENTAL OVERDOSE OF QUAALUDES AND VAN HALENS ‘FAIR WARNINGALBUM. EXPOSED EARLY TO THE AGE OF SHRED’, HE JUMPED IN WITH BOTH FEET AND CUT HIS TEETH ON THE BEST PLAYERS OF THE ERA.

AFTER LOCKING HIMSELF IN HIS MOMS WOODSHED FOR A YEAR WITH NOTHING BUT A GUITAR, AN AMPLIFIER AND A YEARS SUPPLY OF JERKY, HE EMERGED ANEW, AS THE SECRET GUITAR TEACHER TO STEVE VAI. NOW, PREMATURELY GRAY AT THE AGE OF 27, A BIRTHDAY HE HAS CELEBRATED 18 TIMES, HE IS BACK FOR THE ATTACK, BLOWING MINDS ONE BAR AT A TIME.

TOM PLAYS ONLY JACKSON GUITARS AND CARVIN AMPLIFIERS… UNLESS SOMEONE IS WILLING TO ENDORSE HIM, IN WHICH CASE, HE WILL PLAY JUST ABOUT ANYTHING.