Tom Hooper is best known as a lead singer and songwriter from the Canadian pop/folk group The Grapes of Wrath, a multi-platinum selling band whose songs were staples of radio and video channels in the 80’s and 90’s.
Tom wrote many of the band’s hit’s including “You May Be Right”,”I Am Here”,’What Was Going Through My Head”, and most recently his song “Good To See You” from the Grapes new album “High Road” was the first top forty hit for the band in over twenty years.
In addition to playing in his own band, he also tours as keyboardist for legendary Canadian band 54/40.
Tom is also a popular solo performer,he can often be seen entertaining the crowd at Victoria B.C.’s prestigious Bard and Banker.
He is loved for his unconventional choice of cover songs from Burt Bacharach, Willie Nelson, Leon Russell, The Beatles, Carpenters, Paul Simon,Bread,Neil Young or whatever inspires him in the moment.
His winning live performances are a testament to his long-lived career.