Your browser (Internet Explorer 7 or lower) is out of date. It has known security flaws and may not display all features of this and other websites. Learn how to update your browser.


Intention Unlocks Reinvention

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

In 2001, Billy was diagnosed with Focal Dystonia, an incurable neuromuscular disorder that rendered him unable to play his own music.

By 2002, Billy McLaughlin’s career was over.

In 2006, Billy began a 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.

Twin Cities Dystonia Zoo Walk

Hey Team-BillyMac!!!!

Pretty much all of you know about my battle with dystonia that stretches over a decade. I have not said much or asked you to support the search for a cure even though some of you have done so on your own over these many years. Thank you!

Now, I’m asking for your help – and it’s not just limited to Minneapolis/St. Paul! Please read further:

The first annual Twin Cities Dystonia Zoo Walk will be held Saturday, June 11th, 2016 at the Como Zoo, with all proceeds benefiting the Dystonia Medical Research Foundation. Read More...