Archive for the ‘News’ Category


July 6, 2022

Hi, folks.

I hope you are enjoying your summer! Heads up, tomorrow (Thursday, July 7), I have my one and only jazz gig of the summer.

I feel very fortunate to have such a stellar band: Ian Toms on guitar, Mat MacEachern on drums, Chris Martel on bass and our wonderful organizer and saxophonist Dan Rowswell.

Showtime is 8 o’clock at Baba’s Lounge, upstairs from the famous Cedar’s Eatery on Great George between Kent and Fitzroy in beautiful Charlottetown, PEI. Be sure to […]

June 30th Show at Tracadie Community Hall (Glenaladale Festival)

June 20, 2022

Hey, folks. 

We have a very exciting show coming up on Thursday, June 30th at the Tracadie Community Hall as part of the Glenaladale Festival. The festival is celebrating 250 years since the Scots arrived on these shores. We will be playing traditional Celtic and Gaelic songs as well as songs I’ve written based on folktales collected over the years. I’ll be joined by my niece Katlin Doyle and my son Patrick Bunston. Curious Crow featuring fiddler Ward Macdonald and his […]

Sad news, glad news

April 11, 2022

Sad news, glad news… it’s been a tough winter for our island community. We lost a couple of beloved musicians: Koady Chaisson from The East Pointers and Pastelle LeBlanc from Vishtèn, and also Felix Forrester-Wendt from our farmers market family. We are a tight-knit community, so these losses hit hard.

Now to some glad news. A group of us have formed a songwriting collective to write songs of hope for the planet. The intent of the project is to ignite a […]

Live shows with Teresa Doyle

March 9, 2022

Hello, folks.

I am delighted to report that we have three live shows coming up soon. Imagine, live shows!!!

On Saturday, March 12 my son Patrick Bunston, my niece Katlin Doyle and I are playing at Copper Bottom in Montague, PEI from 3:00-5:00 pm. This show is being presented by Cloggeroo Folk Festival.

On March 31, I am at Baba’s Lounge in Charlottetown with Ian Toms, Chris Martell and Dan Rowswell for a night of jazz.

On April 19th, I have a show called Songs for […]

Hello Summer

June 27, 2021

Hi, folks. Happy summer! May this be a summer for us to go out and do the things we enjoy with our friends and families. Prince Edward Island has been blessed with very little Covid but it has been hard for everyone everywhere!

The Doyles photo by Lexia Jaxen.

Well, I finally have some shows to tell you about. The first is at the Rollo Bay Fiddle Festival on July 16. This festival has been running for over 40 years produced by […]