Welcome!  I'm Thomas Johnston, a singer/songwriter from Whitehouse Station, New Jersey, USA.  Please enjoy the site, especially the music.  My original songs are in the genre of "IrishAmericana", a blend of Americana, Folk, and Irish music.  My third CD, "More Songs to Sing", will soon be available on this site, but it is available on CDBaby, ITunes, Amazon, Spotify, and, of course, at my shows.  You can listen to the first single, "I Hope You Know", right here on the site.

My 2nd CD, "Table For One", released in November 2014, has been widely applauded!  It is the follow-up to my 2013 debut record, "Highway Signs and Highway Lines", which was named one of the Best CD's of 2013 by the Irish Voice newspaper in New York City ("Table for One" received the same honor for 2014).

Please check the site for my live performance schedule.  I've been busy, playing 71 shows in 2014 and 96 in 2015!  In 2016 and 2017, I played over 100 shows in each year.  2018 promises to be a very special musical year!

Thank you for listening to my music...Slainte!!!

Here's What's Happening

My First Video on YouTube! 

I've just posted my first performance video to YouTube!!!  It's a video of me performing my song "Christmas Eve" from the "More Songs to Sing" CD.  Kudos to my son Stephen Johnston for the great camera work!  Go to YouTube and type "Thomas Johnston Christmas Eve" in the Search box.  Enjoy!!!


Musician of the Month! 

I am so honored to be chosen as October Musician of the Month by the wonderful organization, Musicians on a Mission!  MOAM does great work in Monmouth and Ocean counties in New Jersey USA, hosting benefit events that help a lot of worthy causes.  I am proud to be a member of such a great organization.  I was interviewed by Art Steinman of MOAM, and the interview can be found at:



Early Reviews 

SO EXCITED!!!  The early reviews of my new record, "More Songs to Sing", have been overwhelmingly positive!  Here are just a few of the lovely comments about the record.  I deeply appreciated each one.

"Beautiful songwriting and performance"

"A terrific CD.  It gets better and better with each song"

"This is now the CD I listen to in my car.  Great CD"

"Beautiful...a real rootsie Americana vibe, and I love it"

"Great album"

So far, so good.  It will soon be available right here at the website!

The New CD's Are In!!!!! 

My 3rd solo CD, "More Songs to Sing", is all finished!!!  The CD will soon be available here, as well as my shows, I-Tunes, Amazon, Spotify, and a whole bunch of outlets!!!

CD Progress 

Yes, "More Songs to Sing" is being mastered!  Can't wait to hear the finished CD!  Great thanks to Mr. George Wirth for his work on the mastering.

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Here's Where I'm Playing Next


Thomas Johnston @ the Stockton Market

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Stockton Market, Bridge Street, Stockton NJ

Another return engagement at the awesome Stockton Market in Stockton NJ!


Thomas Johnston Plays the Four Crows Cafe

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Four Crows Cafe, 41 North Main Street, New Hope PA

Another performance at the amazing Four Crows Cafe in New Hope PA!


Thomas Johnston Plays Havana

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Havana, South Main Street, New Hope PA

I'll be a guest a Pat Foran's Singer/Songwriter Showcase at Havana in New Hope PA!


Coo Coo Cachoo Plays North Branch Library

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North Branch Library, Clinton NJ

My old friend Ed Jankiewicz and I bring our Simon & Garfunkel Tribute Show to the North Branch Library in Clinton NJ!


Thomas Johnston @ Four Crows Cafe

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Four Crows Cafe, North Main Street, New Hope PA

Another return engagement to the awesome Four Crows Cafe in New Hope PA!