Firstly, the photo is not Tom Tally. It is Peter Grant, a pedal steel & dobro player I toured with. He set this up on last.fm. Now I am here to post the correct photo.
Tom Tally is a classical violist working in the recording industry in Los Angeles as performer and arranger. He has produced circa 50 albums for Vitamin Records under the name Tallywoodstrings. Details of his resume can be found at www.tomtally.com. Influences: rock, classical, cajun, Grappelli.