Born in the lowcountry of Georgetown County, S.C. in the Mingo Creek area, Johnny Tanner is a songwriter, guitarist, painter, and wood craftsman. He lives in Florence, S.C. with his wife, Sharon.
Johnny's acrylic paintings from a previous art show can be seen in the video on the artstuf page.
Tanner is an award winning songwriter. In 2011 he won the Chris Austin Songwriting Competition hosted by MerleFest in Wilkesboro, N.C. He has performed throughout much of the southeast and in the Dallas, Fort Worth, Texas area. He's traveled to Ireland with Carroll Brown tours, and has been featured on singer/songwriter Charlie McGettigan's radio show in Longford, Ireland.
Johnny has comlpleted four cds of original tunes; Right About Now-1995, Wake Up John-2011, The Main Thing-2015, and Warm Place in the Sun-2017.
They are available for streaming or purchase at CDBaby, ITunes, Amazon, and Spotify.