Welcome

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

A Busy Summer Continues 

After a 20-show June, the month of July will be just about as busy!  Fifteen shows booked so far, with three of four more possible!  And the beat goes on!

Shows and More Shows 

The show schedule just keeps growing!  I've added more dates from June thru September!  Plus, shows for October thru December to be posted soon!

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!!!

 

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Here's Where I'm Playing Next

Oct18

Thomas Johnston Showcase - Skylands Songwriters Guild

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Enzo's, Route 46, Budd Lake NJ

I am honored to be the showcase performer at the Skylands Songwriters Guild open mic at Enzo's in Budd Lake NJ!

Oct19

Thomas Johnston Opens for The Wag

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Espresso Joe's, West Front Street, Keyport NJ

I am honored to open the show for my favorite band, The Wag, at the incredible Espresso Joe's in Keyport NJ!

Oct21

Thomas Johnston Returns to The Dubliner

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The Dubliner, North Main Street, New Hope PA

Another return engagement at the great Irish Pub/Restaurant, The Dubliner in New Hope PA!

Oct27

Thomas Johnston @ The Shoppes at the Farm

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Shoppes at the Farm, Route 22 East, Whitehouse Station NJ

Another return engagement to the great farmer's market at the Shoppes at the Farm in Whitehouse Station NJ!