John Roxburgh Smith is a Hamilton-based musician, director, and visual artist working in the fields of digital video, interactive installation, and mixed-media 2D work.

Young Rival's "Two Reasons", directed by Smith as a collaboration with Michigan-based face painting artist James Kuhn, achieved notable viral success and was shortlisted for the inaugural Prism Prize Awards. As well, the video landed coverage in the likes of Huffington Post, Exclaim!, Mashable, and was a top annual news story of CBC Hamilton.