Tom Johnston

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Best known for his guitar work in the Doobie Brothers, Tom Johnston was born August 15, 1948, in Visalia, CA. Johnston fell in love with R&B music at a young age and learned to play the songs of Little…
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Year Album Artist
2016 Hit List 2: More Hot 100 Chartbusters from the 70s Composer
2015 Megarama: The Mixes Bananarama Composer
2015 The Warner Bros. Years 1971-1983 The Doobie Brothers Group Member, Composer, Guitar, Harmonica, Harp, Piano, Vocals
2015 Truckers, Kickers, Cowboys Angels: The Blissed-Out Birth of Country-Rock , Vol. 7: 1974 Guitar, Vocals
2014 Far Out 70s Hits Composer
2014 Southbound The Doobie Brothers Composer, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Soloist, Vocals, Vocals (Background)
2013 Looking to the East The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Keyboards, Composer
2013 Music Speaks Louder Than Words/House of Love Candi Staton Composer
2013 Original Album Series The Doobie Brothers Composer, Group Member, Guitar, Harmonica, Vocals
2013 Playlist: The Very Best of the Doobie Brothers The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Group Member, Composer
2012 30 Years of Bananarama Bananarama Composer
2012 70s: The Collection Composer, Guitar, Lyricist, Vocals
2012 Infinitas Rapsodias Del Castillo Composer
2012 Party Rock Composer
2011 Cycles/Brotherhood The Doobie Brothers Group Member, Guitar, Vocals
2011 Live at the Greek Theatre 1982 The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitars, Composer, Lyricist
2011 Livin' on the Fault Line/Minute by Minute The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar
2011 Pure... Drive Composer
2011 Skins Buffalo Tom Management
2011 Stampede/Takin' It to the Streets The Doobie Brothers Group Member, Composer
2010 New Directions 2010 The Lettermen Composer
2010 World Gone Crazy The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar (Acoustic), Guitar (Electric), Vocals (Background), Group Member, Composer
2009 Rhino Classic Albums Collection [f.y.e. Exclusive] The Doobie Brothers Composer, Vocals
2009 Simply the Best Seventies Rock Composer
2008 Dock Rock [Collector's Tin] Composer
2008 Hip Li'l Dreams The Sons of Champlin Guest Artist
2007 Legends Informercial Set Composer
2007 The Greatest Hits and More More More Bananarama Composer
2007 The Platinum Collection The Doobie Brothers Composer
2007 The Very Best of the Doobie Brothers The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Piano, Synthesizer
2006 '70s: Gold Composer
2006 Classic Rock Hits Composer
2006 Earth Charter: Unesco CD for Young People Composer
2006 Highway South: Overdrive Composer
2006 I Love 80's Composer
2006 Open All Night: All Time Greatest Bar Band Songs Composer
2006 Pop Rock Composer
2006 Road Tested: Ultimate Driving Album Composer
2006 Shiny and New Jonathan Rayson Composer
2006 The Best of the Beat Club, Vol. 2 [DVD] Composer
2006 The Greatest Rockin' 70's Hits of All Time Composer
2006 Ultimate 16: Lite FM Rock 70s Composer
2006 Ultimate 16: Rock N Roll of the 70s Composer
2005 Beautiful People/Lay Down/Ruby Tuesday Melanie Composer
2005 Classic Rock Gold Composer
2005 Cream Classics, Vol. 2 Composer
2005 Everyday The Flying Pickets Composer
2005 Greetings from the West Coast Composer
2005 Sing-A-Long Summer Composer
2005 The Best of Classic Rock Composer
2005 Ultimate 16: Power of Rock Composer
2005 Ultimate 16: The Very Best of Classic Rock Composer
2004 33 1/3 The Frank & Joe Show Composer
2004 Adventures in Black Sunshine Incognito Composer
2004 Clooney Tunes/Bongo/The Adventures of Piccolo, Saxie and Company Rosemary Clooney Composer
2004 Club Hits 2004 Composer
2004 Dreaming as One: The A&M Years Richie Havens Composer
2004 Drew's Famous Original Tiki Bar Party Music Drew's Famous Composer
2004 Drew's Famous Red, White and Boom Drew's Famous Composer
2004 Flamenco Rumba Energipsy Composer
2004 Hemmesphere, Vol. 3 Composer
2004 Live at Wolf Trap The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Guitars, Group Member, Composer
2004 Live at Wolf Trap The Doobie Brothers Composer
2004 Trojan Seventies Composer
2004 VH1: I Love the '70s Composer
2004 Versão Acústica, Vols. 1-3 Emmerson Nogueira Composer
2004 What Is Hip?: Remix Project, Vol. 1 Composer
2003 A Salute to the Doobie Brothers Composer
2003 Absolutely the Best of Classic Rock Composer
2003 Dirty Dancing: Ultimate Dirty Dancing Primary Artist
2003 Divided Highway The Doobie Brothers Composer
2003 Guitar Rock: Classic 70s Composer
2003 Legends: Crank It Up Composer
2003 Legends: Get It On Composer
2003 Listen to the Music Three Men and a Tenor Composer
2003 Mullets Rock! Composer
2003 Radio [Hip-O] Composer
2003 Road Rock Composer
2003 She Thinks I Still Care [EMI-Capitol Special Markets] George Jones Composer
2003 Superstar Rock Festival Composer
2003 Tony Little's Fit Trax: Cardio Rock Tony Little Composer
2003 Trailer Tracks: 18 Classic Southern Rock Anthems! Composer
2002 Beautiful People [Digimode] Melanie Composer
2002 Behind the Wheel: The Best of Road Rock Composer
2002 Cold Chillin': Choice Cuts Composer
2002 Ddrmax 2: Dance Dance Revolution 7th Mix Composer
2002 Dock Rock Composer
2002 Doobie's Choice The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Piano, Synthesizer, Composer
2002 Eighties Complete, Vol. 2 [Box] Composer
2002 Hot Guitar Licks: Guitar Rock Composer
2002 Ibiza Hitmix 2002 Composer
2002 Rock This Composer
2002 Rockin' Country [Sony Box Set] Composer
2002 Sunsplashin Composer
2002 The Very Best of Bananarama Bananarama Composer
2002 Twogether Disco Composer
2001 Celebrate America [Gateway] Composer
2001 Drivin' South: Southern Rockin' Smash Hits Composer
2001 Driving Rock [Global TV Single Disc] Composer
2001 Extended Versions REO Speedwagon / Styx Composer
2001 Greatest Hits The Doobie Brothers Composer
2001 Hear It First.Com Composer
2001 Here Come the 80's Composer
2001 Joe Dirt Composer
2001 Live Concert Rock Classics Composer
2001 Mega 80's, Vol. 2 Composer
2001 Mega Disco Funk Composer
2001 On Our Way Up The Doobie Brothers Composer
2001 Pickin' on the Doobie Brothers Pickin' On Composer
2001 Rock of the Seventies [GSC] Composer
2001 You Can Tune a Piano, But You Can't Tuna Fish/Hi Infidelity/Live: You Get What You Play REO Speedwagon Composer
2000 25 Years Of California Rock Composer
2000 70's Jewels Composer
2000 Arch Allies REO Speedwagon / Styx Composer
2000 California Rock Composer
2000 Canvas of Dreams Tracy Stark Composer
2000 Classic Rock 70's Composer
2000 Classic Rock, Vol. 3 [Platinum Disc] Composer
2000 Entertainment Weekly: The Greatest Hits 1972 Composer
2000 Hard Rock Essentials [Trans World] Composer
2000 His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 1 [2000] Bill Henderson Composer
2000 Lights Out Dellinger Composer
2000 Rock 'n' Roll Fantasy: Rock Classics of the '70s & '80s Composer
2000 Sibling Rivalry The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
2000 Singers & Songwriters: Early 70's Composer
2000 Ultimate Rock Classics, Vol. 2 Composer
2000 Zydeco Man Rockin' Dopsie Jr. Composer
1999 A Collection of Energipsy Energipsy Composer
1999 Bikini.Com: More Summer Groovin' Composer
1999 Cry Me a River Aaron Neville Composer
1999 Drive [Crimson] Composer
1999 Eighties Complete [CD5] Composer
1999 Greatest Hits of the 70's, Vol. 2 [Platinum #2] Composer
1999 Greatest Sports Rock and Jams, Vol. 4 Composer
1999 Hard Rock Cafe: Rockin' Down the Highway Composer
1999 Hot Rods & Custom Classics Composer
1999 Instant Party Disc: Extra Strength Composer
1999 Kapena Is Da Crew Kapena Composer
1999 Lava Love Composer
1999 Long Train Runnin' 1970-2000 The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Performer, Composer, Primary Artist
1999 Millennium Classic Rock Party Composer
1999 Millennium Party [Rhino Box] Composer
1999 Outside Providence Composer
1999 Pop in the 70's, Vol. 2 Composer
1999 Pure 70's Composer
1999 Ring the Living Bell: A Collection Melanie Composer
1999 Spank That Hip/Old Times Dirty Ali & Funky Farid Composer
1999 The Best of the Doobie Brothers Live The Doobie Brothers Composer
1999 Those 70's Songs: 1970-1974 BB Band Composer
1998 70's Greatest Rock Hits, Vol. 6: FM Hits Composer
1998 90's Now, Vol. 4 Composer
1998 All by Myself [Crimson] Composer
1998 Central Club Classics, Vol. 1 Composer
1998 Champions of Rock-n-Roll, Vol. 1: Stud Rock - Heart Breakers Composer
1998 Chart Toppers: Rock Hits of the 70s Chart Toppers Composer
1998 Chronicles: 70's Rock Classics Composer
1998 Dance Sem Parar Celebrare Composer
1998 Danny's Island Danny Lerman Composer
1998 Greatest Rock: All-Time Classics Composer
1998 Green, Green Grass of Home [Double Gold] Tom Jones Composer
1998 Have a Nice Day, Vol. 2 Composer
1998 Have a Nice Decade: The 70s Pop Culture Box Composer
1998 Highway Rock: Rockin' Down the Highway Composer
1998 Highway Rockin' Composer
1998 Hits Power Age Rock Composer
1998 Joy & Pain Mighty Sam McClain Composer
1998 Memories of You Rosemary Clooney Composer
1998 Smash Mix, Vol. 3 Composer
1998 Sweet Dreams: Pure Pop Collection Composer
1998 The Number Ones: Classic Rock Composer
1998 To the Bone Redbone Composer
1997 18 Rock Classics, Vol. 2 Composer
1997 1989: 20 Original Chart Hits Composer
1997 Best of Disco Rock Classics Composer
1997 Candlelight Moments: Passionate Piano Composer
1997 Everybody's Talkin' [BMG] Harry Nilsson Composer
1997 Hard Rock Cafe: Classic Rock Composer
1997 Only Dance 1970-1974 Composer
1997 Rock On: 1985-1989 Composer
1997 Rockin' Down the Highway Composer
1997 Shape Fitness Music: Cardio, Vol. 2 Composer
1997 Swamp Pop Legend Clint West Composer
1997 The Doctor The Doobie Brothers Composer
1997 The Michael Schenker Story Live Michael Schenker Composer
1997 The Ultimate Collection [BMG] Tom Jones Composer
1997 Under My Wheels: 12 Road Trippin' Tracks Composer
1996 Best Rock Anthems in the World...Ever! Composer
1996 Dance Mix USA, Vol. 2 [Box] Composer
1996 Disco Rock Classics, Vol. 2 Composer
1996 Left Turns in Cross Traffic Tonic Sol-Fa Composer
1996 Listen to the Music: '70s California Sound Composer
1996 Live [JCI] Composer
1996 Mega Disco Composer
1996 Near Life Experience Come Photography
1996 Rock On: 1989 Composer
1996 Rockin' Down the Highway: The Wildlife Concert The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1996 Rockin' Down the Highway: The Wildlife Concert [Video/DVD] The Doobie Brothers Composer
1996 Rockin' Down the Highway: Wildlife Concert Composer
1996 Roque Rock Gitano Family Composer
1996 World of Disco Fever Composer
1995 10 Great Artists, 10 Great Songs Composer
1995 18 Screamers from the 70s Composer
1995 Collection Chris Colter / Jessi Colter Composer
1995 DJ's Dance Club Composer
1995 Everything Is Everything Jasper & the Prodigal Suns Composer
1995 I Want You: The Best of Gary Low Gary Low Composer
1995 Marley Marl's House of Hits Marley Marl Composer
1994 American FM, Vol. 1 [Alex] Composer
1994 Don't Ask Don't Tell Come Photography
1994 Harley Davidson Road Songs Composer
1994 Hits Hits & More Dance Hits Composer
1994 Italo Dance Classics, Vol. 2 [ZYX #1] Composer
1994 Rare Rock Mixes Composer
1994 Remember Then: The Best of the Earls The Earls Composer
1993 Baby Boomer Classics: Easy Seventies Composer
1993 Listen to the Music: The Very Best of the Doobie Brothers The Doobie Brothers Composer
1993 Long Train Runnin' The Doobie Brothers Composer
1993 Masterpieces Composer
1992 AM Gold: The Early '70s Composer
1992 Rock of the 70's, Vol. 2 Composer
1992 Sounds of the Seventies: FM Rock, Vol. 1 Composer
1992 The Best of Betty Wright Betty Wright Composer
1992 The Ultimate Rock Album Composer
1991 Brotherhood The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1991 Darwin's Finch Vs. the Flying Saucers Zero One Composer
1991 Pop Life Bananarama Composer
1991 Sounds of the Seventies: 1973 - Take Two Composer
1991 The Fabulous Johnny Tillotson Johnny Tillotson Composer
1990 All His Early Hits- And More!!!! Johnny Tillotson Composer
1990 Guitar Rock [Time-Life] Performer, Composer
1990 Someone to Love Me Jomanda Composer
1990 Sounds of the Seventies: 1973 Composer
1989 Cycles The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1989 Sounds of the Seventies: 1972 Composer
1987 Dirty Dancing [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] Performer, Primary Artist
1986 Love Zone Billy Ocean Composer
1984 Island in Your Eyes The Brothers Cazimero Composer
1983 Arcade Patrick Simmons Vocals
1983 Best of the Doobie Brothers, Vols. 1-2 The Doobie Brothers Composer
1983 Farewell Tour The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1983 Hot Shot Lonnie Brooks Composer
1982 More Power to Ya Petra Composer
1981 Best of the Doobies, Vol. 2 The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Harp, Piano
1981 Running out of Time Rexy Illustrations
1981 Still Feels Good Tom Johnston Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar, Musician, Composer
1980 Eclipse [LP] Primary Artist
1980 Introducing the Doobie Brothers The Doobie Brothers Composer
1979 Everything You've Heard Is True Tom Johnston Primary Artist, Main Personnel, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1978 Minute by Minute The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar
1977 Live: You Get What You Play For REO Speedwagon Composer
1977 Livin' on the Fault Line The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar
1976 Another Passenger Carly Simon Guitar
1976 Best of the Doobies The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1976 Takin' It to the Streets The Doobie Brothers Featured Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1975 Stampede The Doobie Brothers Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1974 Stars Janis Ian Composer
1974 What Were Once Vices Are Now Habits The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Composer
1973 3 + 3 The Isley Brothers Composer
1973 Superstars of the 70's [Warner] Composer
1973 The Captain and Me The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, ARP Synthesizer, Group Member, Composer
1972 Toulouse Street The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Guitars, Composer
1971 The Doobie Brothers The Doobie Brothers Member of Attributed Artist, Vocals, Guitar, Harp, Harmonica, Piano, Composer
1968 From This Moment On! Charles McPherson Composer
1966 California Dreaming Wes Montgomery Composer
100% Rock Guitar Anthems [Mood Media] Composer
20 Suosikkia/Varrella virran Kirka Composer
70 Hits of the '70s [Rhino] Composer, Guitar, Lyricist, Vocals
A Fifth On the Rocks Composer
American Classics [Rhino] Composer, Guitar, Harmonica, Lyricist, Vocals
American Idol Season 14: Best of Rayvon Owen Rayvon Owen Composer
American Idol Top 7: Season 14 Composer
Born to Rock: 60 Tracks of Classic Rock Composer
Connections The Charades Quotation Author, Composer
Cover to Cover Charisma Composer
Diggin' Up The Past Cliff Aidala / Lou Kouvaris Composer
Driving Rock Composer
Even More Songs of Route 66: From Here to There Composer
Flashback in Time The Flashbacks Composer
Full Circle Brian Glenn Composer
Grá Na Fírinne Beannacht Composer
KSAN's Live Jive Composer
Long Train Runnin’ Joe Maye Composer
Number Ones Reagan's Polyp Composer
Oh What a Night: 70s Classics Composer
Rock Line, Vol. 5 Composer
Shotgun Millionaires Shotgun Millionaires Composer
Sing Composer
Special Requests: Ultimate Anthems, Vol. One Tony Moran Composer
The Heart of Classic Rock [Box Set] Composer
Top Hits/70's Only Number 1's Guitar, Vocals
Täydet 100 Kirka Composer
Ultimate '70s Rock Legends Composer
Wen Na Jing Shen The Wynners Composer