John Carroll

Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival, John Carroll, Songwriter, SMSWF, Gatlinburg, TN

Nashville based John Carroll is a singer/songwriter whose songs ride on top of his powerful vocals and grooving guitar riffs. He was previously the frontman and songwriter for the band Man & the Mountain who won their genre category in the American Songwriter 30th Anniversary songwriting competition.  John was also a finalist in the 2015 National Wildflower Festival Songwriting competition. Featured on the Top 4M TV, his music video “Heart to Heart” has received air time in over 600,000 motel rooms across the US along with a partnership with SmartMed Plus, an online doctor program. His first solo EP Paper Boats was released late October 2015. He was also a finalist for the 2016 national Songwriters Serenade Competition.