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The Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival is as much for you the Public as it is for songwriters.   You have access to over 150 shows in a 4 day period plus 3 great ticketed concerts.  We do hope you will come enjoy the shows.  The songwriters love nothing better than to meet you and hear how you liked their music.  Express your appreciate to them by telling them what their song meant to you and/or buy their CD.

You might even want to participate is some of our workshops etc.  After all there is a song in everybody so jump in and start learning about the craft of songwriting.  Click Here for opportunities to learn the craft of songwriting.

2018 SMSWF  dates are AUG 13-22, 2017.   Make your plans now to be in Gatlinburg for the 7th Annual Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival!

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At the Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival songwriters tell you the stories behind the hit songs you hear on the radio and then perform them in the song’s original version.

Songs like: “Thunder Rolls”, “The Dance”, “People Loving People”, “Ain’t Going Down Till the Sun Comes Up” and “Fit for a King” Garth Brooks hits;  “She’s Everything” Brad Paisley hit; “Three Wooden Crosses” Randy Travis hit; “I Cross My Heart” George Strait hit, “Every Which Way But Loose” Eddie Rabbit hit and Clint Eastwood Movie Soundtrack; “Woman, Woman” (Do You Got Cheatin on Your Mind) Gary Puckett and the Union Gap; “One More Day” Diamond Rio hit,” and “Love Me if You Can” Toby Keith hit and many more hits cut by Barbra Striesand, Reba McIntire, Ricky Skaggs,  Trisha Yearwood, Alison Krauss, Trace Adkins, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Blake Shelton, Kenny Rogers and Jason Aldean to name a few.

Songwriters are real people simply doing what they do best writing the songs we all love.

The Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival is designed to celebrate songwriters and songwriting which came from the hills of East Tennessee especially the Appalachian Mountain Range here in the Smoky Mountains.   Think about it….

“There Would Not Be A Song Without A Songwriter!

Hope to see you at the Smoky Mountains Songwriters Festival.

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Remember “There Would Not Be A Song Without A Songwriter!”

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