Tom Baker describes his sound as a mix that spans anything from no-wave disco to balearic acid to industrial techno. Growing up on a healthy mix of proto-punk, new wave and 80’s pop, his sound is a constant evolution making him one of Melbournes most versatile DJs.
In the past 12 months Tom Baker has established himself as essential part of Melbourne’s dance music community. As a founding member of the dance party specialists Innocuous, he has had the pleasure of throwing packed out house parties, street parties and booking international artists all within the brands first year.
In 2015, Tom Baker with friends founded The Mercat’s new favourite monthly Dial-Up. Performing as BBD with his DJ partner Greg Lynch, Tom Baker’s late night basement sets have been heavily sought after. Tom Baker has been recognised for always bringing a selectors choice of disco, italo, acid and techno to a hungry dance floor.
His record bag has been in high demand, having performed at Strawberry Fields, Sugar Mountain and supporting acts like Francis Inferno Orchestra [Melb/UK] and many more.