Tom Larkin

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Tom Larkin
Born (1971-09-18) 18 September 1971 (age 42)
Origin Wellington, New Zealand
Genres Rock
Industrial rock
Instruments drums, vocals
Labels Wildside Records
Warner Music Group
Associated acts Shihad

Tom Larkin (born 18 September 1971) is a member of the New Zealand band Shihad, in which he plays the drums and sings background vocals, and a music producer.

Early life[edit]

Larkin was born in Wellington, New Zealand to parents Thomas Cedric Larkin and Sarah Marianne Williams.[citation needed]

Career[edit]

Larkin was Shihad's manager and tour manager during the band's early era.[citation needed] As of 2013, Shihad have released eight albums over 25 years.

In addition to his involvement with Shihad, Larkin runs a recording studio in Melbourne called The Studios In The City, and a management company called Homesurgery.[1] As of 2 November 2013, Homesurgery represents the bands The Butterfly Effect, Cairo Knife Fight, Calling All Cars, The Sinking Teeth and Strangers.[2] The recording facility Studios In The City is located in the Melbourne suburb of Brunswick.[3]

In the role of producer, Larkin worked with bands such as Bodyjar,[3] Young and Restless, The Galvatrons, The Getaway Plan, Rook, Reptiles, Red Ink, Fur Patrol, Villainy Strangers, High Tension, Shihad, King Cannons, Reptiles, Arts Martial, Young Heretics and Ceres.[4]

Personal life[edit]

Larkin is married to Sarah Stewart and both are the parents of daughters named Sam and Tui.[citation needed]

References[edit]

  1. ^ bio on muzic.net.nz
  2. ^ "About". Homesurgery on Facebook. Facebook. November 2013. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  3. ^ a b Bomber (13 October 2013). "On The Record – Bodyjar". Bombshellzine.com. Bombshellzine.com. Retrieved 2 November 2013. 
  4. ^ "Villainy Premier Their Epic New Music Video Online". NZMusicMonth Website. [dead link]