BRUCE THOMAS SMITH

BIO

It seems today that the respect for Roots Rock, Guitar-Slinging, and the Singer Songwriter has been going the way of the Old West...NOT ANYMORE.

Texas native Bruce Thomas Smith has shared event stages with such

notables as Portland Legends Jon Koonce (Johnny & The Distractions) - Mike Mitchell (The Kingsmen) - Blues Legend Robbie Laws as well as Grammy winner Doug Smith (Soundtrack: "August Rush"). Other notables include national touring artist John Cleghorn (Dallas, Tx. band "Cleghorn") and International violin virtuoso Kim Angelis. 

...Bruce is currently touring in support of his 6 CD releases to date...

LITTLE BUMP - BRUCE THOMAS SMITH
00:00 / 00:00
  • SONGWRITER 

  • SINGER    

  • GUITAR SLINGER       

  • GRAMMY MEMBER 

  • 2018 JOSIE MUSIC AWARDS

  • NOMINEE "ARTIST OF THE YEAR (ROCK)"

  • 2018 LAS VEGAS "PRODUCERS CHOICE AWARDS"

  • WINNER "OUTSTANDING TEXAS ROADHOUSE ROCK ARTIST"

  • TEXAS NATIVE TRANSPLANTED INTO THE GREAT NORTHWEST

 

  • CCTV SALEM, OREGON INVITED PERFORMER 1-9-16

 

  • ROOTS ROCK INVITED PERFORMER KMUZ FM - 2-10-16

 

  • PORTLAND ROSE FESTIVAL INVITED   PERFORMER - 2016 & 2017
     

  • BITE OF OREGON - INVITED   PERFORMER - 2016 & 2017

 

  • INVITED TO SKAMANIA LODGE CONCERT SERIES TWICE IN 1 SEASON (2015) (and again in 2016)

 

  • TOURS INCLUDE THE STATES OF TEXAS, IDAHO, WASHINGTON, OREGON, ARIZONA & UTAH
    (2014/15/16/17)

     

  • INVITED PERFORMER @ McMENAMINS NEW YEARS EVE PARTY 3 YEARS IN A ROW (2011/12/13)

 

  • 6 CD RELEASES SINCE '02

 

  • PART OF THE AWARD-WINNING CD COMPILATION "BRIDGES" - VOTED THE BEST COMPILATION CD @ THE PORTLAND MUSIC AWARDS

  • INVITED PERFORMER @ THE ANNUAL WEST COAST SONGWRITERS CONVENTION IN PORTLAND, OREGON

 

  • INVITED SHOWCASE PERFORMER @ THE ANNUAL OREGON / WASHINGTON COMBINED FAIRS & FESTIVALS CONFERENCE
     

  • HOUSE CONCERTS in DALLAS, TX - BOISE, ID. - RICHLAND, WA. - IDAHO FALLS, ID. - TUSCON, AZ. -  SLC, UT. - TAMPA BAY, FL. - GRAND PRAIRIE, TX. - MEXIA, TX. -  and elsewhere along the way...

 

  • ACOUSTIC SOLO or DUO

  • VIOLIN & GUITAR & VOX

  • BASS & GUITAR & VOX

 

  • BAND  

  • 3 PIECE

  • 4 PIECE WITH VIOLIN OR SAX -