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Inspiring Lives book.

Wednesday, March 7th, 2018

Inspiring Lives Book.. I wasn’t sure that I wanted to be in this book – so I asked myself why? (Here’s my answer) I’m just a bloke who had this spinal injury 43 years ago. I’m not a hero, I’m a musician; I work in an area where my disability is, for the most part, […]...

Autumn 2017

Friday, August 11th, 2017

I’m sure I saw Toulouse Lautrec leaving a farm cafe on a push bike near Ness Gardens last week. Interesting chap Toulouse. He couldn’t ride a bike due to his disabilities, but he became obsessed with spectating at the boom sport of the 1890s – cycle racing. I may come back to Toulouse later. I’ll see […]...

September 2015 Update

Saturday, October 3rd, 2015

upcoming gigs and music (see my gigs page for full details: http://www.tomdoughty.com/gigs Catch me this Saturday and Sunday at Fleetwood Folk and Blues Festival A few private gigs in October; Wednesday 11th November – Wirral Guitar Festival Friday 13th November: Masterclass at Salford University. CD When i’m not gigging i’ll be finishing CD number 5, which I intend to release early […]...

Spring 2015

Saturday, March 28th, 2015

My computer avoidance skills have been in great form since the last update almost a year ago, but this morning I had a good shower, change of clothes, bit of Mum Rollette, some egg on toast and I thought it was about time….A lot has happened. Sheep and Lambs have just arrived in the field outside […]...

Summer 2014

Monday, June 9th, 2014

Its all been…….kicking off (I can’t stand football) Everything else, of course is extremely regular in these parts. Now then; There’s been stuff happening. Some of which will tie in seamlessly from my last update and some other stuff (like the knife incident and the European Ambassadors), that won’t. We bought a tour bus, the […]...

Update January 2014

Thursday, January 9th, 2014

How quickly 8 months can pass since my last newsletter...

July 2013

Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

Welcome to the blues version of spring...

September Update

Tuesday, September 18th, 2012

The routine is there's no routine and I like that...

february update

Friday, February 10th, 2012

Welcome to the February update of Tom Doughty, Acoustic Lap Slide Guitarist, singer/songwriter, dry stone gall bladder builder. Its all good this time around. I’m busty as hell (keep hitting the TY instead of the Y, but, still being average age 13, it makes me smile). I have a request for you. As I’ve been […]...

November update

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Welcome to the November update from Tom doughty, lap steel guitarist, slide guitarist, singer songwriter and dry bone ball builder. Well, I might wander off here – Debussy is in the background and it’s a freaky mild day in eary November. The low sun is streaming through the window and it’s a beautiful day. It’s […]...

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