Biography

2018 Winner of the "Male Artist of the Year in Jazz/Blues/Soul" Josie Music Award
2018 International Blues Challenge Semi-Finalist with the Tom Euler Band
2017 Winner of the "Multi-Genre Musician of the Year" Josie Music Award

2017 Band Winner of the River City Blues Society's Blues Challenge
2016 Inductee into Ernie Ball/Music Man/Robert M. Knight’s Brotherhood of the Guitar
2016 International Blues Challenge FINALIST with the Bobby Blackhat Band
2015 International Blues Challenge Semi-Finalist with the Bobby Blackhat Band
2015 Winner of the Sea Level Singer/Songwriter Emerging Artist Award
2014 Blues Finalist in Lee Ritenour’s Six String Theory Guitar Contest

 

     Tom Euler is an award-winning singer/songwriter and accomplished guitarist, whose powerful and thoughtful playing style has quickly led to him becoming known as “the young guy with the old soul.” The blues/rock musician from Virginia, is making a name for himself as lead guitarist for the Bobby Blackhat Band, as well as front man of the Tom Euler Trio and Tom Euler Band.  Euler, whose progressive blues sound and high energy performances has people talking, has had the good fortune to share the stage with such great blues artists as Tas Cru, Memphis Gold, Jackie Scott, Bobby Messano, and Sherman Holmes.  He counts playing the 2016 Finals of the IBC at the Orpheum Theater in Memphis as a highlight of his young blues career.  

     More recently, Euler has enjoyed opening for  Delbert McClinton, Ramsey Lewis and Patty LaBelle, as well as Thompson Square and DNCE.  He traveled to Nashville, Tennessee to attend the Josie Music Awards in the fall of 2017, where he was named the winner of the 2017 "Multi-Genre Musician of the Year" Josie Music Award for the U.S. and Canada.  Euler received three 2018 nominations and was invited to perform at the 2018 Josie Music Awards which was held at Dollywood's Celebrity Theater in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.  Euler was also named  "Male Artist of the Year in Jazz/Blues/Soul" at the 2018 JMA's.  The Josie Music Award program is the world's largest music awards show for independent artists.  Earlier in 2018, the Tom Euler Band earned a spot in the semi-finals of the International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee.  Euler's music can be heard on Pandora and Spotify.  After the success of his 2016 EP, he plans to release his first full length CD in 2018.  For more information, go to www.tomeuler.com.

The Tom Euler Band:  Lucy Kilpatrick, Tom Euler, Mike Behlmar, Von Jose' Roberts

The Tom Euler Band: Lucy Kilpatrick, Tom Euler, Mike Behlmar, Von Jose' Roberts

Biography - The Tom Euler Band

 

The Tom Euler Band is a progressive blues/rock band from Virginia that is known for their high energy and thoughtfully written songs.  Often called the “young man with an old soul”, Euler takes influence from such guitarists as JP Soars, Luther Allison, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, and B.B. King along with many other greats across all genres of music.  Euler is a 2016 International Blues Challenge Finalist and a well as winner of the 2017 “Musician of the Year for the United States and Canada” Josie Music Award.  The JMAs is the largest independent music awards show in the world and is held annually in Nashville, Tennessee.  After his success in 2017, Euler was invited to perform at the 2018 Josie Music Awards in Dollywood where he was named the winner of the 2018 "Male Artist of the Year in Jazz/Blues/Soul" Josie Music Award.

For his four-piece band, Euler has assembled the talents of veteran players Michael Behlmar (drums) and Von Jose’ Roberts (bass) to create a formative rhythm section.  The lovely and talented Lucy Kilpatrick on keyboards adds expertise and finesse, helping the Tom Euler Band to raise the bar for up and coming blues  and blues/rock artists.  The band recently placed in the semi-finals of the 2018 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, Tennessee.

    

The Tom Euler Trio:  Tom Euler, Max Parker, Wes Mallory

The Tom Euler Trio: Tom Euler, Max Parker, Wes Mallory

Biography - The Tom Euler Trio

The Tom Euler Trio is a progressive blues/rock group from Virginia that is known for their high energy and thoughtfully written songs.  Often called the “young man with an old soul”, Euler takes influence from such guitarists as JP Soars, Luther Allison, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, and B.B. King along with many other greats across all genres of music.  Euler is a 2016 International Blues Challenge Finalist as well as winner of the 2017 “Musician of the Year for the United States and Canada” Josie Music Award.  The JMAs is the largest independent music awards show in the world and is held annually in Nashville, Tennessee.

For the Tom Euler Trio, Euler has assembled buddies Wes Mallory on bass and “Smiling” Max Parker on drums.  The three middle peninsula, Virginia  friends have played casually for years together before performing for audiences.