Peter Doolan

Poet and singer-songwriter Peter Doolan was born and raised in County Tipperary, Ireland. He moved to London in 2006.

Doolan’s musical releases include the EP Modern Bombs Don’t Tick (Dogcat Records, 2020) and the 2022 LP The Rise & Fall of Western Civilisation, Modern Politics & Tipperary Hurling Pts 1 & 2. His frequent live performances feature a backing band, the St. Valentine’s Day Massacres. Doolan’s musical output uses folk instrumentation to reimagine indie and punk music. He is the author of a poetry collection, Collective Living in the Singular Age.


Photo by Matthew Thompson.