Tom Hooper (musician)

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Tommy Scott Hooper is a Canadian songwriter and musician.


He was a founding member of the Kelowna punk band Gentlemen of Horror, and also of The Grapes of Wrath, one of the most popular Canadian rock bands of the late 1980s and early 1990s. When singer/guitarist Kevin Kane left The Grapes of Wrath in 1992, Hooper and the rest of the band went on to become Ginger. Hooper and Kane later reunited as The Grapes of Wrath in 1998 and released an album called Field Trip in 2000. He is the brother of drummer and Grapes of Wrath bandmate Chris Hooper. [1]

Hooper later released a solo album, The Unexplored Cosmos, in 2002. In 2014, he released the album Basement Suite and in 2015, he released album "Tom's Journey through the solar system".

He is married to ex-Lava Hay singer songwriter Suzanne Little, with whom he has two children.


The Grapes of Wrath

1984 The Grapes of Wrath
1985 September Bowl of Green
1987 Treehouse Gold
1989 Now and Again Platinum
1991 These Days Platinum
2000 Field Trip
2013 High Road
2017Brave New Waves session


1993 Ginger EP
1994 Far Out
1996 Suddenly I Came To My Senses

Solo artist

2002 The Unexplored Cosmos (Re-released in 2009 as "Songs From The Trailer")
2007 Basement Suite (Re-Released in 2014 with altered tracklisting)
2008 Tom's Journey Through The Solar System
2015 I Live For You (Single)
2019 Action Calls (Single)
2020 Heal With You (Single)

The Hooper Family

2009 Hooper Family Christmas

Tom Hooper & The Angry Hippies

2015 Tom Hooper & The Angry Hippies (6 Song EP)

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