An excellent keyboardist, Tom Coster originally studied accordion for a decade. He performed music within the Air flow Pressure, and in 1969 he was inside a jazz/rock and roll group known as the Loading Area on electrical piano. Following a stint with Gabor Szabo in 1971, Coster spent 1972-1978 with Santana. He performed in the 1978 Montreux Jazz Event with Billy Cobham, spent a year or two beyond music, and mainly led his very own fusion-oriented rings (apart from a link with NECESSARY INFORMATION). He provides recorded being a head for Illusion, Headfirst, and JVC, and his boy Tom Coster, Jr. can be a fantastic keyboardist.