Soaring passionate vocals and catchy melodies are signatures of Houston based singer/songwriter Tory Tompkins. The singer, guitarist, and pianist is known for her surprisingly mature musicianship and seamless merging of Americana, Country, and Southern Rock genres. In January 2011, she performed her debut album “Somewhere Good” to a sold out crowd at Austin’s legendary music venue Momo’s. Following the album release the young singer focused on acoustic music, playing a series of solo shows across the nation.
Some of her favorite venues to date are Austin’s Saxon Pub, Houston’s Cellar Door, Nashville’s The Commodore, and Room 5 in Los Angeles. Tory has garnered international attention from the online community with hundreds of thousands of views on her Youtube videos.
Hello and happy holidays Hope you had a wonderful thanksgiving and aren’t driving yourself crazy with holiday shopping. Sometimes it’s easy to forget that Christmas is supposed to be the…
This Thursday Tory was invited as a special guest ”Great Day Houston,” a popular show on KHOU Channel 11.
This Sunday Tory attended the sold out premier of “Boneboys,” a feature film in which she costarred. The film premiered at Austin Film Festival 2012 to a sold out audience….
Tory’s performance at a private event in Horseshoe Bay with virtuoso classical pianist Reuel. Tory both played guitar and sang sans instrument accompanied by Reuel on grand piano.
So this Saturday I was invited to perform at the annual Houston Wine Fest at Tranquility Park in downtown Houston. It was a full band show, and my friend Glen…