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TOMMY BOLIN ARCHIVES ON FACEBOOK
The official Facebook page for the Tommy Bolin Archives.
TOMMY BOLIN MEMORIAL FUND
The Tommy Bolin Memorial Fund main site features biographical info on Tommy as well as news and events, photos, music clips, video, articles and interviews. Also link with them on Facebook.
TOMMY BOLIN MEMORIAL FUND EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE SITE
The Tommy Bolin Memorial Fund was established by Johnnie Bolin in memory of his brother, in association with the Siouxland Community Foundation. Their mission is to preserve the music, the memory and the legacy of Tommy Bolin.
ROCK LEGEND MERCH
The official source for Tommy Bolin merchandise, including high quality t-shirts and more. It is run by Jesse and Barbara Christen and approved by the Bolin family.
TOMMY BOLIN FAN PAGE
This is a very full-featured unofficial Tommy Bolin fan site. Created and maintained by Scott McIntosh, it provides lots of biographical material, photos, song lyrics and TABs, coverage of annual Bolin Fests, information on Tommy’s gear, and a fan guest book.
THE DEEP PURPLE APPRECIATION SOCIETY
This site is a must for Deep Purple and Tommy Bolin fans. News stories include up to date information about personnel, current tours and studio work, as well as information about earlier material that is being remastered for CD release. The site also has an extensive discography, image gallery, news archive and more.
DARKER THAN BLUE
The official blog for the Deep Purple Appreciation Society. Current news is reported with up to date inside information on current projects, and an archive of blog posts is kept on all current and past members of Deep Purple including Tommy Bolin.
MUSIC LINK PRODUCTIONS
Music Link is Mike Drumm’s independent full service DVD production company. Clients include Widespread Panic, Queenryche, The Allman Brothers and more. Music Link also produced the Tommy Bolin “Tribute” and “The Ultimate” videos available from the Archives. They broadcast a family of daily music TV shows across Colorado on Denver PBS Affiliate KBDI.
BOBBY BERGE ON THE RAMPANT ZONE
Bobby played drums with Tommy in Zephyr, Energy, the famous Glen Holly jams, and on some of Tommy’s greatest hits. Bobby’s pages on the Rampant Zone site have pics and audio of his days with Tommy.
STANLEY SHELDON WEBSITE
Stanley played bass with Tommy in Energy and in many recorded jams that are prized by collectors. Stanley went on to play on the mega-selling Frampton Comes Alive and many more group and session efforts in an impressive career that continues up through today.
The Fuze explores the greatest rock music from the 60s, 70s, 80s, and early 90s. The site was created by Linda Emrich, who is a Director at The Bolin Foundation, and has worked in a variety of capacities for artists such as ex-Jimi Hendrix vocalist/drummer Buddy Miles and Johnnie Bolin. Todd Seely is a veteran editor and writer covering rock and blues artists.
CLUBE DE ADICTOS A DEEP PURPLE
A Spanish site dedicated to Deep Purple and publishers of Hush Magazine. They are big Tommy Bolin fans and recently dedicated an entire issue (#34) to Tommy. Find out more here.
THE ALL MUSIC GUIDE PAGE TOMMY BOLIN PAGE BY GREG PRATO
The All Music Guide features many musical artists an number of musical styles. Greg Prato’s page on Tommy has a biography, a multi-layered discography and many Bolin-related links.
THE JAMES GANG FAN PAGE
Many people got their start as Tommy Bolin fans the very first time they heard him on the James Gang’s Bang and Miami albums. This site features both the classic lineup with Joe Walsh and the period with Tommy. There is a very active bulletin board, as well as a discography and tabs of James Gang tunes.
THE JOHNNIE BOLIN WEBSITE
Tommy Bolin’s brother, currently drumming for Black Oak Arkansas, presents photos and links, plus cool autographed drum sticks.
GLENN HUGHES - THE OFFICIAL GLENN HUGHES SITE
Glenn played bass and sung with Tommy in Deep Purple. Glenn has released a number of excellent albums since Tommy’s death, and tours extensively. A must for Glenn fans.
GLENN HUGHES - COAST TO COAST: THE GLENN HUGHES FANZINE
This high quality site promotes and summarizes Glenns current activities, and also highlights his past achievements, including his time playing with Tommy. The site features memorabilia, discography, lyrics, timeline, a fan forum and an online store.
GLENN HUGHES - THE GLENN HUGHES PICTURE GALLERY
More information on Glenn Hughes, along with a large number of photos from throughout his career right up to the present.
Russell Bizzett played drums on dates and sessions with Tommy from 1974-76. He was a featured drummer on Tommy Bolin & Friends: Live at Ebbets Field 1974.
THE MARK STEIN WEBSITE
Mark played in the first lineups of the Tommy Bolin Band, and he absolutely kicked ass doing so. Mark’s site has references to his time with Tommy and other parts of his full career.
BLACK OAK ARKANSAS
Johnnie Bolin’s band with the legendary Jim Dandy Mangrum.
THE OTIS TAYLOR WEBSITE
Otis Taylor sung and played multiple instruments with Tommy Bolin many times during Tommy’s years in Denver and Boulder, and is featured in our 1996 Tribute Concert Video.
THE OFFICIAL CRAIG ERICKSON WEB PAGE
Also from Cedar Rapids, Iowa, Tommy was a major influence on Craig, who has been a major player at recent Tommy Bolin Festivals.
Tommy played on his classic jazz/rock fusion LP Mind Transplant.
An Instrumental Funk/Rock/Fusion trio who perform Tommy’s music in concert. The group performed a remake of Mind Transplant on their self-titled first album. Greenhouse Effect, their 1999 CD, featured a version of Savannah Woman with Johnnie Bolin on drums. They plan to perform Stratus for their next album.
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