"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)
John Doyle - Long considered one of the most important guitarists in Irish and acoustic music worldwide, John is now increasingly lauded for his singing and songwriting talents. Check out all the John Doyle news here - upcoming dates, bits of news, upcoming projects. What's happening currently?
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