SmoothJazz.com: "One of the most respected and loved sax men in Smooth Jazz...Tom Braxton is a treasure...incredibly talented composer, producer, and musician."
SmoothJazz Europe: "Tom is back with a new album, and it sounds just right...I get a feeling of joy and positive energy from listening to it. Highly recommended."
JazzReview.com: "One of smooth jazz's most prolific saxophonists...he has all the required tools to become a major force."
SmoothJazz.com: "Tom’s highly anticipated 8th solo release, THE NEXT CHAPTER, is a feel-good, body movin’, soulfully positive collection of tunes...a guaranteed chart topper!"
Smooth Jazz Therapy: "Sax-man Braxton is a master of smooth, sophisticated contemporary jazz."
Bob James (Jazz Legend & Grammy Award-Winning Keyboardist): "I was looking forward to performing with Tom Braxton on the Smooth Jazz Cruise because I had heard so many great things about him. But he exceeded even my high expectations and challenged me with his soulful heartfelt playing. He is my kind of musician! Whether interpreting my music, or performing his own originals with his band on the ship, he nailed everything and projected what seemed like unlimited energy! I can't wait to play with him again. I'm a fan!!"
Smooth Jazz Cruise Fans: B.T. - "You were awesome!!!" L.B. - "Thank you for incredible shows (as usual!)...from two of your greatest fans in AZ!" C.M. - "I'm a first timer for SJC...and a new HUGE fan! Loving some Tom Braxton." B.A. - "You were the bomb on the SJC! Thanks for another great experience!" D.L. - "Thanks for sharing your talent with us... The long travel from South Africa was worth it."
Fans on Social Media: J.W. - "Sat in the front row at his performance in Kennesaw, GA last night, and had the best time of my life. What a great performance and a great performer." N.O. - "Awesome CD, Tom...I'm a huge admirer of your music and your immense talents. Your compositions are extremely unique and deep. Please keep blessing us with your work." K.M. - "This CD is tight!!! One of my favorites... Walking around Paris listening to it." J.R.W. - "Hey Tom; the CD is Great!! Listening over and over everyday." D.R. - "Just took a road trip with the family... We were jamming to you all the way down I-20! Love it." R.E. - "A stunning return from Tom - a great album. Highly recommended. - SmoothGrooves Radio UK"
Blog Post - Friday, May 15, 2020:
Sharon and I are excited and proud to announce that our son Ian is now a graduate of Baylor University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. See full blog >>
30th Wedding Anniversary
Blog Post - Tuesday, April 28, 2020:
Hello Everyone! We certainly miss you and we hope you are staying safe during the pandemic! Today, Sharon and I are celebrating our 30th Wedding Anniversary! It's hard to believe it's been 30 years since we exchanged vows on April 28, 1990! ... Thanks for your love and support as we celebrate this special milestone in our lives. See full blog >>
Tom to Appear on Rick's Cafe Live
On Saturday, April 25, 2020, Tom Braxton will appear on Rick Braun's Cafe Live on YouTube. The show (Episode 6) starts at 6:30 p.m. PDT and will feature Randy Jacobs, Nate Phillips, Ron Reinhardt, Tom Braxton, Arthur Thompson, and Gorden Campbell. Special guest will be comedian Alonzo Bodden. Don't miss it! Click here to tune in!
Tom Returns to Blue Note Napa
Tom Braxton will return to Blue Note Napa for two fantastic shows on Saturday, March 7, 2020, at 6:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Cecil Ramirez and his band will be backing Tom again this year. Make plans to come out and enjoy live jazz and gourmet cuisine at this incredible venue located in the historic Napa Valley Opera House in Napa, CA. Get your tickets TODAY at (707) 880-2300 or www.bluenotenapa.com.
Spaghettini in Seal Beach
SoCal Fans! Tom Braxton is looking forward to returning to Spaghettini in Seal Beach, CA on Sunday, March 8, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. This is one of Tom's favorite venues on the West Coast! Tables are going fast, so visit www.spaghettini.com to get your tickets today!