Thom Bresh is a singer, songwriter, recording artist, TV personality and one of the world's greatest thumbpickers. His style, although uniquely his own, was inspired by Chet Atkins, Jerry Reed and his father, Merle Travis.
Thom's solo performances and recordings receive consistent praise. He has performed with such artists as Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, John Prine, the Everly Brothers and scores of others. He has appeared on Nashville Now, Austin City Limits, The Merv Griffin Show and as the host of the Canadian TV show Nashville Swing. Thom's instructional DVD, "The Real Merle Travis Guitar," has long been one of Homespun's most popular titles.