Thomas Griggs is a Tampa-based guitarist and educator. He graduated from the University of Tampa with a B.A. in Music in 2012 and continued his education with post graduate work at Berklee College of Music. At Berklee, he had private instruction from Jim Kelly, guitar guru Mick Goodrick, and Tim Miller and was awarded the prestigious Performance Division Guitar Award in 2014.
Griggs was also a featured artist in the 2016 International Guitar Summit founded by Kevin Wilson in North Carolina, performing among players including Tom Quayle, Mark Lettieri, Bob Lanzetti, Isaiah Sharkey, Paul Jackson Jr., Doc Powell and many of the best guitarists in the world.
He has also served as touring guitarist alongside Aaron Marshall in Intervals, for roughly 2 years, touring America, Canada, Mexico and Europe. He is currently an online guitar educator for lesson based teaching through video streaming services, and local gigging guitarist.
Griggs uses Tom Anderson Guitarworks, LSL Instruments, Charvel Guitars, Xotic California, Quilter Labs, BadCat Amps, Positive Grid, Horizon Devices, Stringjoy, and Gator Cases.