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For the Love of Music and Family
Detroit Musician Brings His Sound to the SCV

Tommy C has lived in Detroit his entire life, where decades of musical success took root and continued to grow into the lucrative career he has now. Influenced by various types of musical styles, from Motown to rock ‘n’ roll, he started delving into the music world at the age of 7 and never looked back.

In the span of his extensive career, Tommy C served as the musical director for Chubby Checker for 10 years. He also played on stage with a number of musical legends such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Conway Twitty, Fats Domino, The Temptations and the Four Tops, among others. Over decades being influenced by

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Tommy C - Radio Interview

Tommy C has been rocking crowds around the country and globe since 1979. His years of experience have now culminated into his new outfit, TOMMY C and The Black Widow Grease Band. Tommy C has performed live onstage with such legendary acts as Chuck Berry, Little Richard, Fats Domino, Jerry Lee Lewis, Smokey Robinson, Temptations, Four Tops, Conway Twitty, Freddy Cannon, and Charlie Pride. Not to mention his 10-year tenure as “Musical Director” for Chubby Checker. This gave him the edge on how the real rock n roll should be performed.  And now, he along with his group of highly adrenalized high octane rockers, The Black Widow Grease Band are bringing his Detroit Motor City way of rock n roll to the West Coast and beyond.

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Douglas Coleman Radio Interview

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Tommy C & Black Widow Grease Band at Newhall Family Theatre

Santa Clarita rocker Tommy C and his Black Widow Grease Band are about to rock Santa Clarita with their singular Detroit sound on a night of family-friendly music at the Newhall Family Theatre on Friday, February 21.

The show will kick off with a set by the School of Rock All-Stars.

Tickets are $10 with 10% of the proceeds to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project.

Frontman Tommy C is a Detroit native, where his decades of musical success began. He has been influenced by musical styles from Motown to rock ’n’ roll.

During his extensive career, he served as the musical director for Chubby Checker and played onstage with a number of musical legends such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Conway Twitty, The Temptations, and The Four Tops, just to name a few.

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A Night of Rock and Roll with Tommy C and the Black Widow Grease Band Bringing the Detroit Rock Sound to SCV

Tommy C and the Black Widow Grease Band are about to rock Santa Clarita with their unique Detroit sound for a night of family-friendly music. On February 21st, the band will perform at the Newhall Family Theatre with special guest The School of Rock All Stars. Tickets are selling for only $10 with 10 percent of the proceeds benefitting the Wounded Warrior Project.
Frontman Tommy C is a Detroit native, where his decades of musical success were born. He has been influenced by various types of musical styles, from Motown to rock ‘n’ roll. During his extensive career, he served as the musical director for Chubby Checker and played on stage with a number of musical legends such as Jerry Lee Lewis, Little Richard, Chuck Berry, Conway Twitty, The Temptations and the Four Tops, just to name a few.
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NBC Palm Springs TV Interview

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NEW CD release January, 2020 from
Tommy C and the Black Widow Grease Band

The long awaited new CD "Hidden Treasures" from Tommy C and the Black Widow Grease Band. Tracks include...
1. Believe What You Say
2. Can't You See
3. Bye Bye Johnny
4. Memphis
5. Sleepwalk
6. Slow Down
7. Help Me Through the Night
8. Rock You Up
9. Rock n Roll Medley