Under The Dogwood Tree are an original Americana/folk act from Edinburgh and the Lothians consisting of Alison Lyles, William Ancell, Callum MacKinnon, Catherine Gillespie, George Stott and Tony Irvine.


Alison and William penned the band's debut album which was released in 2014 and produced and recorded in Scotland at various locations across the Lothians and Lanarkshire. The band are currently working on a variety of new tracks which will soon feature on their follow up album.

Alison provides lead vocals and violin to complement William's guitar, dobro and harmonica playing whilst Callum accompanies with mandolin, rhythm guitar and harmony vocals. Catherine provides stunning harmony vocals whilst newest band member, George plays the upright bass. Tony provides drums and percussion to complete the line-up.