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In this episode of The Last Line, James talks friend of the podcast, singer/songwriter Tom Williams about his latest album Follow The Leader. They discuss the album track by track, exploring the themes of the album, Tom's songwriting process and his collaboration with his band members as well as touching upon some of his inspirations.
Tom is a singer/songwriter that came to prominence with the band Tom Williams & The Boat who released three albums between 2010 and 2014. After taking a break from band duties Tom released two solo acoustic albums, New House & New Guitar before releasing All Change in 2017 which was chosen as one of the Top Ten albums of that year by BBC 6Music. Tom released his latest studio album, What Did You Want To Be? in 2019 whose tour culminated in a rip-roaring concert at London's Scala, about which James made a documentary that you can find a link to below. His new album Follow The Leader is out now, links to purchase physical copies of the album on Tom's online store are below.
Follow The Leader (Music Video): https://youtu.be/TMaa9dtNqFo
You can buy Follow The Leader here: https://tom-williams-music.myshopify.com/collections/follow-the-leader
Tom Williams - The Scala (Documentary Film): https://youtu.be/MV8mBjmaehs
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