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Press Kit: Honors and Awards

Awards

Pegasus Awards for Excellence in FIlk:

  • 1988 - Best Media Song (Superman Sex Life Boogie)
  • 1991 - Best Filk Song (A Boy And His Frog)
  • 1991 - Best Performer
  • 1991 - Best Writer/Composer
  • 1992 - Best Genre Crossover (Return of the King, Uh-Huh)
  • 1993 - Best Performer
  • 1994 - Best Filk Song (PQR)*
  • 1994 - Best Writer/Composer
  • 1999 - Best Fool Song (Operation: Desert Storm)
  • 2000 - Best Food/Drink Song (307 Ale)*
  • 2005 - Best Filk Song (Rocket Ride)
  • 2005 - Best Writer/Composer
  • 2006 - Best Classic Filk Song (I Want To Be Peter Lorre)

*shared

Other Pegasus Nominations:

  • 1988 - Best Media Song (Hellraiser)
  • 1989 - Best Performer
  • 1990 - Best Performer
  • 1990 - Best Writer/Composer
  • 1991 - Best Love Song (Starlight & Saxophone)
  • 1992 - Best Filk Song (PQR)
  • 1992 - Best Tribute (I Want To Be Peter Lorre)
  • 1993 - Best Filk Song (Hellraiser)
  • 1993 - Best Writer/Composer
  • 1993 - Best Humorous Song (Domino Death)
  • 1995 - Best Filk Song (Heat of the Blood)
  • 1996 - Best Eerie Song (Hellraiser)
  • 1998 - Best Myth Song (Bermuda Triangle)
  • 2001 - (w/ Dave Weingart) Best Computer Song (404: Not Found)
  • 2002 - Best Chilling/Spine-Tingling (Hellraiser)
  • 2004 - Best Filk Song (Rocket Ride)
  • 2004 - Best Tribute (I Want To Be Peter Lorre)
  • 2006 - Best Filk Song (Rich Fantasy Lives, w/Rob Balder)
  • 2006 - Best Performer

Guest of Honor

Tom has attended many conventions over the past twenty years. He has been honored with guest invitations to these:

  • ConText, October 1988, Columbus, OH (Filk GOH)
  • Consonance, March 1991, San Jose, CA (Special Guest)
  • ConChord, October 1991, Los Angeles, CA (Filk GOH)
  • FilkOntario, April 1992, Toronto, Ontario (Filk GOH)
  • GrandCon, Grand Rapids, MI (Filk GOH)
  • PhilCon, November 1992, Philadelphia, PA (Special Guest)
  • ConAmazoo, Kalamazoo, MI (Filk GOH)
  • MarCon, May 1993, Columbus, OH (Toastmaster)
  • TropiCon, January 1994, West Palm Beach, FL (Filk GOH)
  • VIbraphone, The Sixth British FilkCon, February 1994, Brighton, England (Filk GOH)
  • DragonCon, July 1994, Atlanta, GA (Filk GOH)
  • PhilCon, November 1994, Philadelphia, PA (Filk GOH)
  • ConFabulation, January 1995, IN (Filk GOH)
  • BaltiCon, April 1995, Baltimore, MD (Filk GOH)
  • OryCon, November 1995, Portland, OR (Filk GOH)
  • MusiCon, January 1996, Nashville, TN (Toastmaster)
  • I-Con, April 1996, Long Island, NY (Filk GOH)
  • Boskone, February 1997, Boston, MA (Featured Filk Performer)
  • ConText, October 1997, Columbus, OH (Filk GOH)
  • SWILCon, March 1998, Swarthmore, PA (Filk GOH)
  • I-Con, April 1998, Long Island, NY (Cabaret GOH)
  • Oasis, May 1998, Orlando, FL (Filk GOH)
  • ConText, October 1998, Columbus, OH (Filk Coordinator)
  • Ohio Valley Filk Fest (OVFF) 15, October 1999, Columbus, OH (Filk GOH)
  • MillenniCon -1, March 2000, Cincinnati, OH (Pro Filker)
  • MisCon, May 2000, Missoula, MT (Filk GOH)
  • GAFilk, January 2001, Atlanta, GA (Filk GOH)
  • MillenniCon, March 2001, Cincinnati, OH (Fan GOH)
  • Dementia 2001, April Fool's Weekend 2001, Southfield, MI (Filk GOH)
  • JerseyDevilCon, April 2001, South Plainfield, NJ (Filk GOH)
  • Oasis, May 2001, Orlando, FL (Filk GOH)
  • Archon, October 2001, St. Louis, MO (Filk GOH)
  • ConSonance, March 2002, Silicon Valley, CA (GOH)
  • MillenniCon, March 2002, Cincinnati, OH (Fan GOH)
  • MillenniCon, March 2003, Cincinnati, OH (Filk GOH)
  • Oasis, May 2003, Orlando, FL (Filk GOH)
  • Arisia, January 2004, Boston, MA (Filk GOH)
  • PenguiCon, Aptil 2004, Novi, MI (Nifty Guest)
  • Dragon*Con, September 2004, Atlanta, GA (Special Guest)
  • CapriCon, February 2005, Chicago, IL (Featured Filker)
  • BashCon, February 2005, Toledo, OH (Special Guest)
  • MillenniCon, March 2005, Cincinnati, OH (Fan GOH)
  • Ad Astra, April 2005, Toronto, ONT (Filk GOH)
  • PenguiCon, April 2005, Novi, MI (Nifty Guest)
  • MarCon, May 2005, Columbus, OH (Filk GOH)
  • InConJunction, July 2005, Indianapolis, IN (Filk GOH)
  • Dragon*Con, September 2005, Atlanta, GA (Special Guest)
  • ConClave, October 2005, East Lansing, MI (Filk GOH)
  • OryCon, November 2005, Portland, OR (Filk GOH)
  • MillenniCon, March 2006, Cincinnati, OH (Fan GOH)
  • MidSouthCon, March 2006 (Filk GOH)
  • AnthroCon, June 2006, Pittsburgh, PA (Music GOH)
  • InConjunction, July 2006, Indianapolis, IN (Filk GOH)
  • WindyCon, November 2006, Chicago, IL (Toastmaster)
  • PhilCon, November 2006, Philadelphia, PA (Filk GOH)
  • MillenniCon, March 2007, Cincinnati, OH (Fan GOH)
  • PenguiCon, April 2007, Troy, MI (Nifty Guest)
  • Oasis, May 2007, Orlando, FL (Special Guest)
  • FenCon, September 2007, Dallas-Fort Worth, TX (Music GOH)
  • ConText, September 2007, Columbus, OH (Music GOH)

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