Caleb Slade Johnson is a 2012 graduate of Grainger High School which is located in Grainger County ,Tennessee and is currently attending Walters State Community College. He performs solo and with his band, Snake Holler. To date Caleb has written 45 songs from which were inspired from times spent with family and friends in Grainger County. His music might best described as Red Dirt Country sprinkled with a little southern rock. .
Caleb is a member of Hillbilly Culture Club and BMI.
He has played at a variety venues In Nashville such as Roosters. Red Roosters,The Commodore Grill, Dave and Buster's and A Taste of Italy.Caleb won a stage spot from the Smoky Mountain Songwriter's Festival 2012 and played in The Moonshine Holler in Gatlinburg. He also has played at the Crystelle Creek Restaurant in Gatlinburg, The Bunk House Music Venue in Bulls Gap, Walters State Cafe' Cabaret, Greeneville, Acoustic Apple Jam at Applebees in Kingsport, Kobota of Knoxville for Merle 96.7. Caleb is scheduled to play the Blue Plate Special for WDVX 89.9 of Knoxville May 29th.
Caleb along with the band Snake Holler has played at the following events, Harvest Pride Days and The Night Owl Run Benefit Run in Bean Station School, The Grainger County Tomato Festival, Shop with a Cop Benefit Motorcycle Ride and Grand Opening at Colbach Harley Davidson in Morristown, Hamblen County Car Club Car Shows, Cruise In Car Show for Grainger United Anti-Drug Coalition, National Night-Out for the Rutledge Police Dept. Driftwood Cafe in Chilowie VA.
Snake Holler won the Battle of the Bands and the Jefferson County Fair 2012 and is scheduled to play at the Jefferson County Fair 2013. Snake Holler is scheduled to play at the White Lightning Trail Festival in June 2013 in Cumberland Gap.
Snake Holler celebrated the release of their first CD, Black Cars and Highs on Feb. 9 2013. The entire CD is composed of all original music written by Caleb Slade Johnson or cowritten by Nick Collins. All songs are now available online at iTunes and other online stores.
The Band Snake Holler consist of Caleb Slade Johnson, lead singer and lead guitarist, Nick Collins, backup vocals and rhythm guitarist, Rick Johnson,bass and drums.