Buffalo Tom is an American alternative rock band from Boston, Massachusetts. Formed in 1986, the band consists of Bill Janovitz (vocals, guitar), Chris Colbourn (bass, vocals) and Tom Maginnis (drums, vocals). The band has released nine studio albums, two live albums, and several EPs and singles. Buffalo Tom's music is characterized by its melodic, guitar-driven sound, often featuring three-part harmonies. Their lyrics are often introspective and reflective, exploring themes of love, loss, and longing. The band has been praised for their ability to craft catchy, memorable hooks and for their tight, energetic live performances. Throughout their career, Buffalo Tom has earned critical acclaim and a loyal fan base. Their albums have been praised by Rolling Stone, Spin, and Pitchfork, and their songs have been featured in films and television shows. They have toured extensively throughout the US, Europe, and Australia, and have shared the stage with acts such as The Replacements, The Lemonheads, and Dinosaur Jr.