ALAN BOYLE is an Irish singer-songwriter who now calls Australia home. As a Brisbane-based emerging artist he's been building a reputation as a powerful live performer with notable appearances at the Woodford Folk Festival, Greenfest, Queensland Multicultural Festival, The Planting and has supported great Australian acts like Diesel, Wendy Matthews, Ian Moss, Dragon, Daryl Braithwaite, Mental As Anything, 1929, Ben Salter (Gin Club), James Blundell and international touring artists The Sawdoctors, Aslan and Paddy Casey.
Beginning in Dublin he fronted Keith Walker's (Power Of Dreams) Tapestry, performing at the legendary White Horse and Eamonn Doran's underground, then solo in venues like the International Bar and Vicar Street, alongside Paddy Casey, Glen Hansard, Damien Rice and the late Herb Dade. He spent an entire winter busking on Dublin's Grafton Street, earning cigarettes from students, abuse from junkies and a tenner from Bono (once) and played on stages in Rome, Venice and at the Festa Della Musica in Florence.
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