Singer-songwriter Tomi Swick was born in Hamilton, Ontario and released his debut album, Stalled Out in the Doorway, in 2006. In 2007, Swick toured with the Barenaked Ladies and that year received the New Artist of the Year award at the Junos. A Warner/Chappell Publishing recording artist, he spent four months in London, England, where he recorded his self-titled second album with top British producer Chris Potter of Verve/Richard Ashcroft acclaim. Tomi Swick was released on Warner Music Canada in 2012. Swick has written, toured, and played with many great bands and artists, such as Julian Lennon, The Goo Goo Dolls, Stabilo, Collective Soul, Tom Cochrane, Tom Wilson, Sam Roberts, Big Wreck, Feist, Jeremy Fisher, Blue Rodeo, and Ron Sexsmith.