DJ TOM THUMP

tom@tomthump.com
ALL STYLES & SMILES

Bio/Experience


DJ Tom Thump has been moving dance floors for a few glorious years now. Originally from Detroit, with a stop in Los Angeles and now San Francisco, his immersion and knowledge of the world of dance music (and good music in general), combined with his skills DJing, allow the musical language of each style to speak clearly and powerfully.

Formally manager and buyer at the world renowned Groove Merchant Records, San Francisco. Most recently sponsored by SOL REPUBLIC Headphones (solrepublic.com) Tom is currently Co-Producing with DJ BMG (EctoMorph, Detroit) the FUNKADELIC REWORKED:BY DETROIT Album to be released this fall. Featuring mixes/edits and covers from Tom Thump, Amp Fiddler, Claude Young, Marcellis Pittman, Moodymann, The Dirtbombs, Recloose, Alton Miller, Mike Banks, BMG, and others...

Touring the world Tom has also played gigs in London, Berlin, Budapest, Basel, Montreal, Vancouver, Seattle, New York, Denver, Auckland, Sydney, and Melbourne.

Tom has played at shows or opened for, Gilles Peterson, Kruder and Dorfmeister, Mark Farina, Thievery Corporation, DJ Day, Norman Jay, Bonobo (5 times) ,Fat Freddy's Drop, Nickodemus, Morrissey, Jamiroquai, Femi Kuti, Tricky, Morcheeba, The Original Meters, Roy Ayers, Gang of Four, George Clinton, Boozoo Bajou, Bonobo, Herbert, 4Hero and many more.

He has Programmed/Sequenced and Mixed six commercially released Compilations on Cosmic Flux (SF) and Kinkysweet Records(LA),and has released a remix of San Francisco Producer/Artist Romanowski with DJ U9lift,also, producing a booty moving remix of Funkadelic's "Standing on the Verge of Getting It On" with DJ Smash (Blue Note Records).In this time, Tom has also hosted and played at some of San Francisco'sbiggest, and best club nights, such as, Release, Budonkadonk!, Twice as Nice, Mushroom Jazz and Loose Joints!. Often boundary pushing, always satisfying.

CD Releases:Panatone:Warm -Cosmic Flux MusiqMidnight Soul 1 -Kinkysweet RecordsMidnight Soul 3 -Kinkysweet RecordsLoft Party:Sydney -Kinkysweet RecordsFrequent Flyer: Havana -Kinkysweet RecordsAlso A+R on After Dark:New York Revisited and After Dark:Chicago Revisited FUNKADELIC REWORKED:BY DETROIT Album to be released this fall

Events and Venues:FACEBOOK Event 12/11 SF City HallSF MOMA Openings and Corporate Sponsored EventsTHE PEPSI FESTIVAL Budapest, HungaryRED BULL DAYLIGHT FESTIVAL Auckland, NZTHE JAZZ CAFE, LondonGOOGLE Event, Lake Tahoe"NightLife" at the Academy of SciencesORACLE, Christmas Party on Treasure IslandIcer Air Event, AT&T ParkYELP Pool Party, San JoseKPMG Christmas Party, The Four SeasonsPIXAR Car Toons Wrap Party, SausalitoiNDUSTRIAL LIGHT AND MAGIC Star Trek Wrap PartyYerba Buena Center for the ArtsABC Sitcom, In House DJ plus Wrap Party, BurbankDennis Kucinich Benefit, St Marys CollegeStart SOMA Openings, Hotel des ArtesAPPLE Apps EventThe W HotelThe Clift HotelArmani Exchange EventMiss Sixty/Energie EventArt Openings 111 Minna Street GalleryBlinkx Private EventJ Date EventPuma Store EventZip Car EventSONY EventOatv EventRAPTR Private EventWedding Ceremonies and Receptions, San Francisco to Carmel to NapaIndian Wedding Receptions and Sangeets.

Talented International Artists Tom's Played Alongside:De La Soul,Jamie Lidell,The Meters,Morcheeba,Jurassic 5,Ladytron,Tricky,Kruder & Dorfmeister,Fat Freddy's Drop,Natural Self,Bonobo,P Funk Allstars,Morrissey,SantoGold,Nickodemus,Kraak n Smaak,Legba's Light (Miles Davis All Star Band),Thievery Corporation,Social Distortion,Jazzanova,Wagonchrist (Luke Vibert),Roy Ayers,United Future Organisation,Norman Jay,Miguel "Migs",Charles Webster,Femi Kuti,Gavin Smith (Mr. Bongo/Disorient Records),Truby Trio,Koop,John Beltran,DJ Smash,Madrid de los Austrias,Dennis Ferrer,Nicola Conte,Turntables on the Hudson,Desmond Williams,Lamb,Alton Miller,Nu Spirit Helsinki,Kaskadeand Gilles Peterson,and many others.All Styles & Smiles...

UPCOMING PARTIES & GIGS


Loose Joints! SF- 3rd Fridays at the Make-Out Room. Friday October 20th, 2017.

  • NEW Monthly! OUTER LIMIT DISCO 4TH Thursdays beginning Thursday Oct. 26th Downstairs at The Legionnaire Saloon (Oakland, Ca.) No Cover. All Vinyl.

PRIVATE EVENTS/WEDDINGS


DJ Tom Thump is also available for DJing and Hosting, Weddings, Corporate Events and Private Affairs  , bringing just the right touch of style, joy, spontaneity, and professionalism specifically catered to each event.

Every event is different, with some requiring  MCing  and highly interactive DJ presence. Others want something more low key. Tom will adjust his style of presentation to suit your Event's requirements. His library  combines Classic Wedding Fare  with  the ability to tap into his  vast  library that includes  Brazilian, Latin, Bhangra and World Music, plus Classic Soul & R'nB, Lounge, House Music and more. It's all within reach.      

 He is open to your requests,  and will search out any rare, hard to find songs that you desire.  He is open too playing any CD's, Records or MP3s that you have to add to the event.  A One-Hour Free Pre-Set is also available.

Events and Venues:FACEBOOK Event 12/11 SF City HallSF MOMA Openings and Corporate Sponsored EventsTHE PEPSI FESTIVAL Budapest, HungaryRED BULL DAYLIGHT FESTIVAL Auckland, NZTHE JAZZ CAFE, LondonGOOGLE Event, Lake Tahoe"NightLife" at the Academy of SciencesORACLE, Christmas Party on Treasure IslandIcer Air Event, AT&T ParkYELP Pool Party, San JoseKPMG Christmas Party, The Four SeasonsPIXAR Car Toons Wrap Party, SausalitoiNDUSTRIAL LIGHT AND MAGIC Star Trek Wrap PartyYerba Buena Center for the ArtsABC Sitcom, In House DJ plus Wrap Party, BurbankDennis Kucinich Benefit, St Marys CollegeStart SOMA Openings, Hotel des ArtesAPPLE Apps EventThe W HotelThe Clift HotelArmani Exchange EventMiss Sixty/Energie EventArt Openings 111 Minna Street GalleryBlinkx Private EventJ Date EventPuma Store EventZip Car EventSONY EventOatv EventRAPTR Private Event







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One of the freshest, and most experienced DJs in the Bay Area. Available for a myriad of events & 

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