1962 through 2003 Doug Carter played the 'blues' bass
on the local &
Ontario club scene most notoriously with childhood
blues harmonica virtuoso Richard Newell aka King
as well as with Hamilton guitar hero, Guitar Mikey McMillan.
In August 2010 Doug's music memoir
"Cool Fool, Blues Rockin' In The Hammer"
was published by Seraphim Editions
Check it out at coolfoolthebook.wordpress.com
Doug's current music project is "Out of the Box"
a CD that he co-wrote with Guitar Mikey
released on Ear Wig Music (CD 4965) April 17, 2012
Click here to check out a track, "Blues Head"
He is also a visual artist working in watercolour, oils, found materials
and making relief prints and monotypes.Doug is now living and making art
and music beside the Welland Canal in historic Humberstone, Port Colborne, Ontario. Check out recent exhibitons,
"This, That and the Other", prints, 2011 and "Juke Joints Jumpin' ", drawings
as well as new work at
top image: "If You Go Down To The Woods These Days (partial)", mixed media
bottom image: "Cock-A-Doodle-Do (Dancing to Fathead, Readers Cafe, Dunnville ca. 2007
oils & china markers