John Locust, Host, Promoter and Musician.
grew up on a cattle farm in Cherokee, NC and his love of bluegrass and gospel music was heavily influenced by his granny,
He began playing various musical instruments, including the piano, at age five.
John started traveling and performing at prestigious venues, which included
TV and radio appearances.
commitment to his faith in God and a keen mind for business allowed John to start several successful businesses in his native,
Cherokee, NC, including Locust Farms Greenhouse and Nursery, Locust Limousine Service, John Locust, LLC Promotions,
Along with his wife, Cindy, he is active in his community, church and with his fellow bluegrass musicians and fans. He is
a co-founder of Bluegrass Circle Promotions and works on several prominent festivals in the southeastern United States.