Thomas Oliver

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  • Thomas Oliver (Vocals, Weissenborn guitar, guitar)
  • country:
    New Zealand
  • region:
  • style(s):
    • Roots
    • Acoustic
  • label:
    not signed
  • type:
  • gender:
  • instrumentation:
    instrumental, vocal, singer songwriter, guitar
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Thomas Oliver is internationally recognised as one of the leading players of the Weissenborn lap-slide guitar. Although he is best known for the successes of 'The Thomas Oliver Band', his dynamic solo acoustic performances will lead you on a journey venturing between Roots, Rock and Blues.

2013 has seen a number of releases for Thomas Oliver, including the release of the first full-length, all instrumental, all Weissenborn album, titled "Beneath The Weissenborn" which debuted at 6 in the NZ Charts and received 5* reviews. Thomas is currently touring the album across New Zealand to sold out audiences.

Thomas has supported a legion of distinguished artists including Counting Crows, Cold Chisel, Xavier Rudd, Eric Clapton, Joe Cocker, George Thorogood, Tom Jones, Fat Freddy's Drop and Gin Wigmore.

Thomas has also developed a reputation as a vocalist in Drum & Bass, having collaborated with some of the most respected producers, including Black Sun Empire, Rido and Concord Dawn, and boasting releases on prestigious labels, including Goldie's own Metalheadz.


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Thomas Oliver - Born

Weissenborn instrumental


Thomas Oliver - Little Stranger

Acoustic, Unreleased


Thomas Oliver - Bad Talkin' Man

Roots, Blues


Thomas Oliver - Let It Not Be Lost

Weissenborn instrumental


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Weissenborn instrumental

Thomas Oliver

Weissenborn Instrumental

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