Thomas W. Fowler (born June 10, 1951) is an American bass guitarist and musician. Born in Salt Lake City, Utah, he has played with It's a Beautiful Day, Frank Zappa, The Mothers of Invention, Jean-Luc Ponty, Ray Charles, Steve Hackett, and many others. His brother Bruce Fowler played trombone in The Mothers (as in the album Roxy & Elsewhere) and his other brother Walt was also a horn player for Zappa.

Tom Fowler
Birth nameThomas William Fowler
Born (1951-06-10) June 10, 1951 (age 72)
Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
GenresRock, jazz, R&B, experimental
Occupation(s)Musician
Instrument(s)Bass, Violin, Keyboards
Years active1971–present

He also recorded albums with Air Pocket, a band including his siblings among others.

Discography edit

With It's A Beautiful Day edit

  • Choice Quality Stuff/Anytime - 1971
  • At Carnegie Hall - 1972

With Frank Zappa/The Mothers Of Invention edit

With Air Pocket/The Fowler Brothers edit

  • Fly On - 1975
  • Hunter - 1985
  • Breakfast For Dinosaurs - 1988

With George Duke edit

With Jean-Luc Ponty edit

With Steve Hackett edit

With Bruce Fowler edit

  • Ants Can Count - 1990

With Steve Fowler edit

  • Last Blue Sky - 1991

With Don Preston edit

  • Vial Foamy Ectoplasm - 1993

With Ray Charles edit

With Tom Fowler Interface edit

References edit

  1. ^ "Tom Fowler Interface – Let's Start Over (2011, CD)". Discogs. Retrieved 2023-01-04.

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