Cannon Creek is a bluegrass band based out of the Sequatchie Valley in Tennessee. The band provides great instrumental performances and amazing lead and harmony vocals as well.
What sets Cannon Creek apart is the fact that they are comfortable in many bluegrass settings. Their repertoire includes traditional, progressive, and gospel bluegrass songs as well as “grassed up” pop songs. This translates into the broad diversity of their audience, people who enjoy a variety of genres are drawn to Cannon Creek’s music.
Some Noteable Accomplishments:
In July of 2017, Cannon Creek was honored to be the first band to record the song, “Rocky Top” in the room where it was written. They posted it on Facebook and it was an instant hit, receiving over 100,000 views in the first weekend. Neyland Stadium, the city of Gatlinburg and Ear Trumpet Labs used this video for promotional purposes.
Cannon Creek participated in the Smoky Mountain Tunes and Tales during the summer of 2017. They were hired by the city of Gatlinburg to stroll the streets and play music for guests visiting the city.
The city of Gatlinburg has hired Cannon Creek to be on the city’s Christmas parade float and perform “Rocky Top” with the songwriter’s son.
The City of Gatlinburg hired Cannon Creek to provide music for The Taste of Autumn, an annual fundraiser for the United Way.
Cannon Creek was quoted in the March 2018 issue of "Bluegrass Unlimited" telling our story of how we have come to use Ear Trumpet Labs' microphone, Myrtle.
The Bluegrass Jamboree has been gracious enough to play Cannon Creek's music on their radio station along with several others. We are now being played on radio stations from North Carolina to California.
Cannon Creek had the privilege of being hired by the kind folks at Dollywood to perform for guests during the Bluegrass and Barbeque Festival in May 2018.
The band also has the honor of playing at Uncle Dave Macon Days on July 14, 2018.