Tommy Womack

Tommy Womack

 Nashville, Tennessee, USA
BandAmericanaSinger/Songwriter

"Think Spalding Gray if he’d grown up in Kentucky with a guitar and a vinyl copy of Black and Blue." - Village Voice

Indelible Singer-Songwriter/Published Author/Producer TOMMY WOMACK is a 2-time WINNER of BEST SONG in the Nashville Scene's annual "Best of Nashville" poll w/ an infamous live show.

Biography

Singer-Songwriter/Published Author/Producer Tommy Womack is the author of the rock memoir cult classic "Cheese Chronicles: The True Story of a Rock n Roll Band You've Never Heard Of" and the recording artist behind 2007's career-defining "There, I Said It!" album, as well as founding member of the band DADDY with Will Kimbrough. A two-time WINNER of "BEST SONG" in the Nashville Scene's annual "Best of Nashville" poll, Tommy is working on a new solo studio album for release in 2011 and will be releasing a re-mastered anthology double-album of Government Cheese in late October 2010. He is also readying his first children's book - Jack The Bunny - for release in Winter 2010-11 as illustrated by award-winning illustrator Mark Wayne Adams.

“Womack leavens searing emotional honesty with observational wit and wry wise-guy charm as he moves among rock, country and blues.” – The Philadelphia Inquirer

The former leader of Government Cheese & the bis-quits, Tommy Womack performs his music in the US & Europe and has shared the stage with Todd Snider, David Olney, Peter Case, Malcolm Holcombe, Will Kimbrough, Marshall Chapman and Cross Canadian Ragweed. His songs have been recorded
by Jason Ringenberg, Dan Baird, Will Kimbrough, Pat Haney, Warner Hodges, David Olney, Scott Kempner & others.

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MORE From Tommy Womack:

BEHIND THE CHEESE w/ Tommy Womack Video Shorts:
http://tinyurl.com/BehindTheCheeseOnYouTube

In anticipation of the long-awaited, fan-demanded release of the new GOVERNMENT CHEESE 1985-1995 2-CD definitive anthology (available online Oct. 26, 2010), TOMMY WOMACK reveals the story behind the real-life drama of the little band that almost could, as documented in Tommy's cult classic autobiography "Cheese Chronicles: The True Story of a Rock 'n' Roll Band You've Never Heard Of".

Check out more on the GOVERNMENT CHEESE band, the NEW 2-CD Anthology, and Tommy's book online here:

http://www.ReverbNation.com/GovernmentCheeseOfficialBandSite
http://www.twitter.com/NewGovtCheese
http://www.myspace.com/governmentcheeseofficialbandsite
http://www.facebook.com/pages/Government-Cheese/119447428106114
http://www.TommyWomack.com
http://www.BillyMackHill.com
http://www.CedarCreekMusic.com

Discography

1985-1995 (2-CD Anthology) - Government Cheese - (Cedar Creek, 2010)

For A Second Time - DADDY (Will Kimbrough & Tommy Womack) - (Cedar Creek Music, 2009)

There, I Said It! - Tommy Womack - (Cedar Creek Music, 2007)

At The Women's Club (Recorded Live) - DADDY (Will Kimbrough & Tommy Womack) - (Cedar Creek Music, 2005)

Washington, D.C. (Recorded Live at XM Satellite Radio Studios) - Tommy Womack - (Cedar Creek Music, 2003)

Circustown - Tommy Womack (Sideburn Records, 2002)

Stubborn - Tommy Womack - (Sideburn Records, 2000)

Positively Ya Ya - Tommy Womack - (Checkered Past Records, 1998)

Three Chords, No Waiting - Government Cheese - (Reptile Records)

C'mon Back To Bowling Green and Marry Me - Government Cheese - (Reptile Records)