Welcome to Richard's Official Site.
'Richard Digance is brilliant' - Bill Bryson, the world's best-selling travel author
'Richard Digance is a National Treasure' Bob Harris, BBC radio presenter
''Richard is imaginative, inventive and brilliant' - Dan Patterson, Producer - Whose Line Is It Anyway?
VIP NIGHT - AN INTIMATE EVENING
APRIL and MAY 2023 - NOW SOLD OUT - NEW DATES ADDED 5th AUGUST & 9th SEPTEMBER 2023
Enjoy an intimate musical experience in Salisbury, meet Richard and enjoy a few hours of music and good fun with drinks and refreshments included in the cost and you can ask Richard to sing your favourite song or even join him if you dare!
Books That Never Quite Happened
Hardback signed first edition - 240 pages - £17 inc P&P
250 page fun hardback, features 100 ridiculous alternatives to classic books, including Romeo & Gillian, Fifty Shades of White, The Wind in The Widows, Three Men in a Pram along with 96 other titles. A simple but hilarious way of becoming well-read by reading a load of rubbish, courtesy of Richard.
The 60s Folk Scene
A new book for 2023 - available on Amazon in hardback - £13
Richard's account of how the folk club scene came to life in the 1960s. He was there, a young folksinger influenced by The Watersons and The Young Tradition, living with John Martyn and eventually becoming a singer/songwriter, enjoying the contemporary folk scene of the 60s and 70s along with the likes of David Bowie, Elvis Costello and Marc Bolan. How will the scene survive after the lockdowns of the 2020s? It's all in these 184 pages.
Richard Digance - The Musical
The 60-minute musical that obviously no-one else would bother to write. Richard's true-life story in song. 15 songs that tell it as it really happened. Personally signed £15 including P&P.
24-2-49 - Val Duval - Tennis Ball - The Washerwoman - Working Class Millionaire - How I Wish - My Apprenticeship - London to Glasgow - Life on the Radio - 20 Years on TV - Six Strands of Wire - Back to Mortlake Road - I Still Remember - Two Special Friends of Mine -
Check out the following:
TheRichardDiganceChannel.com for 100 free to view videos of Richard's songs, instrumentals and documentaries
Also, the new Pen & Ink art collection on the art page
More FREE views - Richard is now on TikTok with over a quarter of a million views (303,000) in January alone, and on Instagram