Tom Burris is a Music Producer and Creative Professional specialising in Artist Management, Tour Production and Corporate Video. Tom took to turntablism and became fascinated with recording and sampling techniques used by idols DJ Premier and Dr Dre. Tom became a self-taught bedroom Producer under the alias Toe Jam. Studying at The Academy of Contemporary Music spawned collaborations with a Trip-hop project Dark Solutions. Broadening his musical horizon, Tom teamed up with soul singer/songwriter Wesley Lucas, Producing tracks ‘Do Somthin’ and ‘Redemption’.
In his final year of studying, Tom worked with rapper Opus One from the Hip-hop group Arkane. Tom dealt with PR and plugged a feature of ‘Drop the Truth’ on BBC Radio 1 and 1Xtra’s Ras Kwame show. Shortly after the track was compiled for promotional CD for the Boxfresh Clothing and cult film Kidulthood, in which Opus appears. After graduating Tom recorded sessions with rock band, The Felony. Subsequently he became their manager and orchestrating promotional campaigns, marketing, social media and organising tours.
Tom has since worked with the recording and development of artists at Shameless Talent. Including clients The Morning Side, Marathon, The Brighton and Hove Gay Men’s Chorus.
Expanding his creative attributes Tom is now working with The Clear Image Company, who specialise in Tour Production and Corporate Video. The most current projects is Peter Andre’s Up Close and Personal Tour.
Peter Andre DVD - At The Clear Image Company we are doing the final edits and mixes of the Peter Andre Live DVD. We filmed he performance at the O2 in December 2012. The new DVD will include the full live performance and also includes our screen animations... Read more
NME Signing Tent - Reading Festival 2013 - For the second year I helped NME on the signing tent at Reading Festival, which is great as I get to see some awesome bands but the most rewarding thing is seeing fans reaction to the bands that are signing. I was doing... Read more
Shangri-La, Glastonbury 2013 - In February I started work with the Shangri-La Team on the production of this years Heaven and Hell theme. If you have been to Glastonbury in recent years then you will know how crazy this place is and know why I was so excited to get involved with such an awesome project... Read more
Jesus Jones Live DVD - The Clear Image Company are proud to announce that The live Jesus Jones Liquidizer Live in London DVD is now out. Exclusive signed copies are also available... Read more
Peter Andre - Up Close and Personal Tour - Over the past six weeks I have been working hard with The Clear Image Company on our latest project on the production of Peter Andre's Up Close and Personal Tour 2012. The project so far has comprised of video shoots along with the animated visuals we have created for the concert stage screens... Read more
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