Tom Simpson

Keyboardist for the alternative rock band Snow Patrol, known for such hits as "Chasing Cars" and "Signal Fire." He began deejaying at the age of 17, performing at clubs in Dundee. He didn't begin playing keyboards until he was in his late 20s. He earned a degree in drawing and painting at the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design. He and guitarist Nathan Connolly became bandmates in Snow Patrol. [+]