“Tom Boonen” starts off a bit like “My Sharona” before changing into a bluesy groove that’s fun and peppered with hooks throughout the listen. It’s an ode to a champion in a dark celebratory kind of way. “Tom Boonen” is painted like a superhero sonically in this. For fans of Queens of the Stone Age, check out “Tom Boonen” by Maxwell Watts below.
“I wrote this song for the former Belgian road bicycle racer, who competed as a professional between 2002 and 2017 for the U.S postal Service and Quick-Step Floors teams and who is now a racing driver who currently competes in Belcar, having previously competed in the NASCAR Whelen Euro Series.”