William Thomas "Tommy" Emmanuel AM (born 31 May 1955) is an Australian guitarist and occasional singer, best known for his complex fingerstyle technique, energetic performances and the use of percussive effects on the guitar. In the May 2008 and 2010 issues of Guitar Player Magazine, he was named as "Best Acoustic Guitarist" in their readers' poll. In June 2010 Emmanuel was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM). It's an Honour: AM
Tommy Emmanuel EBS Space, Korea Sep.30.2009 Aired on Jan.26/10 Setlist 1. Locomotivation 2. I Go To Rio www.youtube.com 3. Windy & Warm 4. Classical gas www.youtube.com 5. Guitar... - 01.28.2010, YouTube
10.11.2011 [MusicRadar.com] - Tommy Emmanuel, Bireli Lagrene, Jimi Hendrix, Wes Montgomery and, last but not least, Allan Holdsworth. Your house/studio is burning down: which guitar do you salvage, and why? I would salvage the one I could most easily access at the moment
24.11.2011 [Lick Library News] - LickLibrary's Michael Casswell met up with the incredible Tommy Emmanuel to find out about his new Christmas album, "All I Want For Christmas". The record co-produced by Kim Person and John Knowles includes 10 of his festive favourites, plus new tracks
21.11.2011 [The Music Void] - He was a publishing and record company executive in Australia who was involved in the early careers of AC/DC, John Paul Young, The Angels, InXs, Keith Urban, Tommy Emmanuel and others. He started one of the first Internet radio stations
27.07.2012 Tommy Emmanuel in Morristown: Hearing is believing. Posted by Kevin Coughlin on July 27, 2012 · 3 Comments · Tommy Emmanuel compared himself on Thursday to a “Sherman tank coming at you at 100 miles an hour.” A Tasmanian devil ...