Fountainhead is the alter-ego of guitar player / composer / producer Tom Geldschläger. Currently operating from his studio in berlin, germany, Tom has appeared on countless records as a guitar player, arranger, producer, mixing-engineer and sometimes keyboard player. He´s recorded and toured with
artists like Ray Riendeau, Marco Minnemann, Jimmy Pitts, Xell, Hannes Grossmann,
Christian Münzner and Nader Sadek, has been featured in various music-magazines around the globe and is the lead-guitarist for internationally-acclaimed band Obscura´s "Akroasis" album ( to which he also contributed the 15-minute epic "Weltseele") and eclectic instrumental prog-fusion quartet "Pitts/Minnemann Project".
He´s currently endorsed by Steinberg Software, Loxx Products, Soultool Guitars and GoodTone Pickups, from which "Fountainhead signature" guitar models and pick-ups
are available. His solo EP "Fear Is The Enemy" and accompanying
music-video received rave reviews in 2013 and marked the start of a whole series
of new releases by Fountainhead - Part 2, "Reverse Engineering"
has been anounced for summer 2016.
"I LOVE Fountainhead. great orchestrations and adventurous music,
like nothing you've ever heard before." Richard Hallebeek (RHP, Weaveworld)
"Fountainhead provides a mind blowing trip into musical realms largely
untraveled. Pure, instrumental greatness"
"The steve vai of the new millennium."
Christian Münzner (Obscura, Spawn Of Possession)
"Stunning, yes stunning music and guitar."
Laurie Monk, truthinshredding.com
"It is my opinion that of the new guitarists
described as "innovators", Fountainhead
is the most deserving of this title."
Mike Abdow (Fates Warning, Last Chance To Reason)
"There is no one on this planet that can
even attempt what he does on guitar! Amazing."
Bill Bruce (Shotgun Messiah, Mark Chapman Band)
"He´s unique in a world of "cliche"
guitarists. Awesome stuff!"
Ray Riendeau (Halford, James LaBrie)