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Intention Unlocks Reinvention

For twenty years, Billy McLaughlin astounded audiences around the world with his complex and rhythmic music.

At the height of his international recording and touring career, Billy was diagnosed with Focal Dystonia, a mysterious and yet-to-be-cured neuromuscular disorder that rendered him unable to play his own music.

Despite every effort to combat his condition, soon Billy’s career was over.

But the long deafening silence was broken when Billy began a historic comeback. He was doing the unthinkable – relearning his songs one note at a time with his opposite hand…

Billy McLaughlin is astounding audiences once again with both his story and his music.

Upcoming Events

Jun
13
Sat
2020
7:30 pm The Young & The Rest… – Minnetri... @ Westonka Performing Arts Center
The Young & The Rest… – Minnetri... @ Westonka Performing Arts Center
Jun 13 @ 7:30 pm
The Young & The Rest... - Minnetrista MN - POSTPONED @ Westonka Performing Arts Center
The Young & The Rest… SimpleGifts invites you to our new year-round show titled: The Young and The Rest… an acoustic tribute to Neil Young and the rest of your favorite artists who defined an[...]
Oct
3
Sat
2020
7:30 pm The Young & The Rest – Marine On... @ Marine City Hall
The Young & The Rest – Marine On... @ Marine City Hall
Oct 3 @ 7:30 pm
The Young & The Rest - Marine On St Croix MN @ Marine City Hall
The Young & The Rest… Harvest in Marine – SimpleGifts plays the entire Harvest Moon album by Neil Young! Plus some of your favorite requests from Y&R! SimpleGifts invites you to our new year-round show[...]