Tommy broke out on the local music scene with his band Soul Pie, and later with The Bad Jones. They experienced local success opening for artists such as Foreigner, Eddie Money, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Living Colour, Leon Russell, to name a few. He was crowned Guitar Centers’ King of the Blues. And was featured in Guitar Player magazine as a guitarist to watch. Plus, in 2015, after the passing of original Big Brother and the Holding Company guitarist, Sam Andrew; Dave Getz asked Tommy was asked to join the band.
His debut EP, Euphoria was produced by Brett Eliason (Mad Season, Pearl Jam, Heart). He has opened for Tommy Castro, The Shams, The Stone Foxes, Walter Trout, Coco Montoya and Chevy Metal. In 2017, Odetto spent a week in Foo Fighter’s Studio 606 writing and recording his most complex music to date.
In 2018 you will find him at BottleRock Napa Valley; in the April/May issue of Relix Magazine with his first single RUNAWAY. CURSES AND REVELATIONS, Produced by John Lousteau, and Co-Produced/Mixed by Ethan Turner will be a hard rock release jam-packed with dynamic songwriting and searing guitar prowess. Odetto has committed all of his time to honing his craft and feels blessed every day to spread the power of music, and Rock and Roll.