- Date of Birth:
- October 23, 1987
Tom Searle (born Thomas Searle on October 23, 1987 in Brighton, England) was the guitarist and songwriter for the British metalcore band Architects. Tom formed the band in 2004 along with his twin brother, Dan Searle, Matt Johnson, Tom Hillier-Brook and Tim Lucas. Though the years, there were other members of Architects, but Tom and Dan remained.
Best Known For:
Tom is best known as the lead guitarist and songwriter for Architects.
Tom was a strict vegan, after watching documentaries that moved him. He was also a promoter of the Sea Shepherd Conservation Society, which serves to protect marine life. Tom died on August 22, 2016, after a three-year battle with melanoma. Tom’s illness wasn’t revealed until his death at the age of 28.