Thom Swift will release his fourth solo album, The Legend of Roy Black on June 3, 2016.
The 10-song folk-roots recording was produced and recorded by Thom and Charles Austin at Echo Chamber Studio in Halifax, NS and mixed and mastered by Dave Gunning at Wee House of Music in Pictou, NS.
The album features Thom on acoustic and resonator guitars and vocals, Tom Easley on stand up bass, Asa Brosius on pedal steel, J.P. Cormier on mandolin, violins and banjo and Dave Gunning on high strung guitar.
With over twenty-five years experience recording and performing across Canada, the US and Europe, this multi award-winning singer-songwriter and guitarist always shoots straight to the point with his writing. His voice and music is unique and powerful.
Thom has shared the stage with noted performers such as Rosanne Cash, John Hiatt, Bill Frisell, John Mayall, and Pinetop Perkins and he is co-founder of award-winning folk-blues-jazz group, Hot Toddy Trio, who have performed at prestigious music festivals worldwide.