"Doyle on guitar has risen to a level occupied by him alone. No one in Irish traditional music is a better guitarist than him right now."
Earle Hitchener, The Wall Street Journal and The Irish Echo (formerly)
Nov. 29, 2015
Hot off the presses! RELEASE DATE DECEMBER 1, 2015 for "The Christmas Sessions: Ashley Davis with John Doyle". Singer Ashley Davis and John Doyle have co-produced a stunning new release of classic holiday songs with a couple of originals destined to become classics. Recorded in NYC earlier in 2015, it features many of the great Christmas songs we've all known growing up accompanied by John's stellar guitar and bouzouki and vocal harmonies. Also included is John's original "Merry Christmas to All and Goodnight". "The Christmas Sessions: Ashley Davis with John Doyle" will be available through CDBaby, iTunes (Dec. 18) and directly through Ashley Davis' website www.Daisyrings.com.
JAN. 11 AND 12, 2015...THE NEW USHER'S ISLAND DEBUTS WITH FIRST DATES IN LETTERKENNY, CO. DONEGAL AND CARRICK-ON-SHANNON, CO. LEITRIM. USHER'S ISLAND IS JOHN DOYLE, ANDY IRVINE, DONAL LUNNY, MIKE MCGOLDRICK AND PADDY GLACKIN.
January 2015 - John returns to Celtic Connections Festival and the Transatlantic Sessions. Transatlantic Sessions dates are Jan. 31 and Feb. 1, 2015. This year's guests are Rodney Crowell, Patty Griffin, John Smith, Sara Watkins and Kathleen MacInnes.
FEB. 6 - MARCH 13, 2015 - The trio of John Doyle, Mike McGoldrick and John McCusker tour the UK. CHECK THE TOUR PAGE FOR ALL THE DETAILS!
May 22-25 John will be teaching at Jorma Kaukenen's famed Fur Peach Ranch. Details on the Tour page!
Announcing new UK representation! Frank Bechofer of the The Bechofer Agency will now be representing John Doyle in the UK. For John Doyle inquiries, please contact:
The Bechhofer Agency
51, Barnton Park View