Billy McLaughlin is a new age acoustic guitarist, composer and producer from Minnesota, United States.
McLaughlin is a five-time Minnesota Music Award winner with 11 CD releases and Billboard Top-Ten Chart history. He has recorded on the Narada label.
Billy McLaughlin, of Irish ancestry, graduated with honors from the University of Southern California. He is one of nine children. McLaughlin now resides in his home state of Minnesota where he is raising his two boys. In 2005 Billy announced via his website that he is suffering from focal dystonia, which severely limits his ability to play. He began teaching himself to play his distinctive hammering style "left-handed," with the neck of the guitar toward his right shoulder. A documentary entitled "Changing Keys" was made about this phase of his career. He returned to performing publicly in 2006 both solo and with his band. During his December 2006 concerts withЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Out of Hand [альбом]
- Stormseeker [альбом]
- Wintersongs & Traditionals [альбом]
- Exhale Blue [01.07.1989, альбом]
- The Archery Of Guitar [01.04.1993, альбом]
- The Bow and the Arrow [01.11.1995, альбом]
- Fingerdance [1996, альбом]
- Inhale Pink [14.02.2000, альбом]
- Acoustic Original: The Best of Billy McLaughlin [2001, альбом]
- Relaxing Guitar [2009, альбом]