‘Fascinating…he absolutely captivated me’ John Richards, Galway Bay FM
‘A softly spoken singer songwriter who can sing the blues with the best …his guitar was an extension of himself. ..a spirit of true Irish blues throughout his work… Adrian Lavelle, Spirit of Voice
All three of Tom’s solo albums; The Journey (2007), At One (2011), and his latest release, Float Your Blues Away (2013) are self-released and available through this website or at concerts.
In addition Portman teaches instrumental classes in Galway through the GTI and ‘Maoin Ceol’ School of Music and has given Dobro and Guitar workshops in the Belfast Metropolitan College, Galway Access Music Project and at the Krakow Blues Festival.