NPR

"Paul Johnson's warm, bright folk-pop songs feel like letters from a friend"

Mother Church Pew

“Through simplicity, creativity and beauty shine, adding elegance and sophistication to words and sounds; writer and producer Paul Johnson, the creative force behind Nashville indie folk outfit Canyon City, is living proof.”

“…an atmospheric, beautiful indie folk style that you’ll really enjoy.”….”Whether it’s a romantic song or one that makes you think about the world around you, Canyon City has a way of creating a smooth atmosphere for you to think and dream.”

Ear to The Ground


"Mixing his indie-folk roots with pop hooks and sparse, airy production, songwriter Paul Johnson shoots for the stars with Constellation."

Elmore Magazine


"Paul Johnson's gentle vocals breathe in hushed tones across the mellow-picked folk of last year's debut LP Midnight Waves" - New Nashville Skyline feature

Austin Chronicle


Voted into the sweet 16 of Music City Mayhem 2017

Lightning 100