Tom Tilley Books & Biography
One of the best-known Australian journalists of his generation, Tom Tilley has interviewed everyone from prime ministers to Pussy Riot, including global icons such as Sir David Attenborough and Al Gore. Tom made his name as the long-time host of Hack, triple j's daily current affairs radio program. He has also hosted Hack Live on ABC TV, reported for ABC TV's 7.30 and Foreign Correspondent programs and guest hosted ABC RN Breakfast and The Project on Network Ten. He is currently hosting The Briefing, a daily news podcast with Southern Cross Austereo, and is a regular guest on various television programs.
Alongside his journalism, Tom moonlights as a bass guitarist and spent three years touring with indie pop act Client Liaison. Wearing bold prints and too much pastel, he's played almost every major Australian music festival. Tom grew up in Central West New South Wales and now lives in Sydney with his partner and their son. Speaking in Tongues is his first book.