Randalstown, County Antrim
‘I write songs that I believe in. I hope that the lyrics reflect some sort of honesty from my own experience in life. I’m not trying to fool anyone. Except myself; maybe.’ – Junior Johnson
Junior Johnson is an award winning* singer songwriter hailing from Randalstown in County Antrim, N.Ireland.
His music spans the genres of folk, americana and the blues, a true Irish troubadour his music stands alone while subtly drawing from the greats Kristofferon, Cash, Nelson, Thorogood, Morrison and Prine.
An experienced performer Junior has been lucky enough to share the stage with Shane MacGowan, Andy Irvine, Frankie Miller’s Full House Band, John Bramwell, Sara Watkins and The Cannons.
2017 sees Junior embark on tour support for John Wilson (Them, Taste, Jive Bunny)
*Junior was honoured with the title of LA Music Awards Folk Artist of the Year 2006