Tom Larkin has been a career musician for the past 28 years, as the founding member of ARIA-nominated rock band Shihad. In their native New Zealand they hold the record for most chart hits (44), the most #1 albums (5) and the most NZ Music Award nominations and wins, and continue to tour with massive international acts including Black Sabbath and AC/DC.
Since establishing himself in Melbourne in 2003, Tom has founded Signal Agency, a trans-Tasman artist development group combining The Studios In The City recording studio and Homesurgery artist management company. Tom has worked with Calling All Cars, Villainy, King Cannons, Young and Restless, Strangers, The Getaway Plan, High Tension and plays session drums for artists including Killing Joke (UK). Homesurgery’s roster has included The Butterfly Effect, Strangers, Cairo Knife Fight, Villainy, The Sinking Teeth, Calling All Cars and DECADES.