Artist Spotlight: Tom Iscariot
A weekly feature showcasing local artists.
Name: Tom Iscariot
Who: Tom Iscariot is the stage name of Metro Detroit singer/songwriter Thomas Trimble, who is best known as the founder of roots-y rock band American Mars.
Sound: Trimble blends acoustic and electric tones to craft pleasant pop songs influenced by mid-1960s Beatles and other folk/pop heroes.
Next: Trimble's debut as Tom Iscariot comes in the form of a four-song EP, "If the Morning Comes," which he wrote and performed. Singer/songwriter Joel Boyea produced the songs at his home studio in Marshall, Michigan. Listen at tomiscariot.com.