Recordings

Hear more original compositions at Soundcloud.com/TomShad.

Live Performances

Captain Beefheart Tribute Show

Bowery Poetry Club NYC, June 4, 2011
Apes-Ma, Candle Mambo and Best Batch Yet

Best Batch Yet Captain Beefheart Tribute Multiple Sclerosis Benefit Bowery Poetry Club NYC June 4 2011 Vox - Wilder Seltzer Bass - Tom Shad Guitar - Nick Oddy, Ed Littman Drums - Josh Matthews French Horn - Clifton Hyde

Tropical Hot Dog Night

Best Batch Yet - Captain Beefheart Tribute Multiple Sclerosis Benefit - Bowery Poetry Club NYC June 4 2011 Vox & Guitar - Jordan Shapiro Guitar - Doug Gillard Bass - Tom Shad Keys - Jesse Krakow Trombone - Ben Herrington Marimba - Kevin Kendrick Drums - Eric Slick Percussion - Richie Pomerantz

Ikebana - My Bloody Valentine Tribute Show

Bowery Electric, NYC, March 17, 2013

Dave Foster - guitar, vocals Rembert Block - vocals Sam Weisberg - guitar Tom Shad - bass guitar Charlie Roth - drums

Paper Roses - Still Better Than The Beatles - A Tribute to The Shaggs

The Bell House, Brooklyn, NY, April 13, 2012

Julia Cumming - Vox Mike Fornatale - Vox, Guitar Jack Moulton - Guitar Tom Shad - Bass Glenn Johnson - Drums

Workers Union 1/19/14

Alicia Rau - trumpet Brian Groder - trumpet Kevin Schmidt - tuba Rocco John Iacovone - alto saxophone Joe Fee - guitar Ed Littman - guitar Glenn Johnson - drums Jonas Tauber - bass Tom Shad - bass "This piece is a combination of individual freedom and severe discipline: its rhythm is exactly fixed; the pitch, on the other hand, is indicated only approximately, on a single-lined stave.

Recording Credits, Tours and Videos

Albums

Cowboy and Spin Girl, eponymous1987 Subway Records

Dumptruck "For the Country," 1987 Big Time Records

Otis Ball and the Chains "I'm Gonna Love You 'Till I Don't Love You Anymore," 1989 Bar None Records

Brilliant Coroners "Brilliant Coroners," 1998 Yeah Man Records

Dark Ages  "Dark Ages" 2014

https://darkagesnyc.bandcamp.com/releases

Tracks

"Old Kentucky Zebra," Giggle the Ozone, 2013

"Camel's Back," Blood on our Hands Duo

"Langt Har," Christiane Nielsen

Tours

Riff Doctors
Cowboy and Spin Girl
Dumptruck

Videos

Dumptruck "Going Nowhere" and "Island"