Latest News: Kickstarter Success! 


Well thanks to you great many friends and supporters of my music out there, we reached 101% funding on "The Cabin Sessions" last night with a whopping 12 days still left of the 30 day campaign. So this album is going to happen for sure. Thank you all for believing in me. It means so much and I am both  humbled and emboldened by it at the same time. I will not let you down.

With 12 days still left, it's likely there will be more backing come in before the campaign is over.  Any amount…

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Aaron Smith Benefit 

Last night was the Aaron Smith Benefit BBQ/Auction/Concert for my brother Aaron. I played music with some of my friends there, and it was a sucessful event. should still be up and running for a while. I want to thank those who were able to make it out or contribute!

Ben Smith on "CMT's Next Superstar" 

Hey y'all, so... I got to audition to be on a new reality TV show and got on! It'll debut on April 8th at 8 pm on CMT. Check it out video below and see the more about the show HERE


The Latest 

Hey, its been a while since I have made a news post on the website! Next time I won't wait so long. This winter I broke ground on a new solo acoustic album, and hoped to have it out in the spring. But some exciting new developments have come up that may interfere with my timeline on the new album, so for now, I'll just have to ride it out, and see what happens for a little while. But rest assured, those of you asking about new music, I have been working on a lot of it!

We just got out of a two-week bout…

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Ben Smith Band on NBC News This Sunday Night! 

Hey everyone,

In late July, NBC 5 in DFW came and filmed us playing a show at Adair’s Saloon, and this week they let us know that they will be airing a bit about us on the 10 pm news this Sunday night, Aug 29th. So tune in and check it out! If you are not in the area, will have it on their website at some point


Ben Smith Band

Ben Smith Concert TO BE FILMED by NBC 5 

Our how at Adair's Saloon, on Thursday July 29th at 10pm WILL BE FILMED FOR TV on NBC 5! That's right people, NBC 5 is coming to film us and do a local TV bit about our band and about Adair's Saloon, so mark this date down and get your butts to the show sporting your Ben Smith gear and brushed up on the words to the songs! Don't know them by heart? Download "Pendulum" from Itunes! It will be an epic night of DFW fun! We will keep you posted on the air date info when we know it.

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Noah's Ark Tropical Cruise Benefit Show!! 

Kelly McGuire and I will be playing a Benefit for NOAH'S ARK ANIMAL SHELTER on June 13th at Lake Kiowa, TX. Anyone who has a business that would like to help sponsor this event, or just to make a donation, call DONNA ALLEN at the Cooke Country Appraisals Office: 940-727-2090 100% of donations go to fund the animal shelter!




MORE about Ben Smith on Pandora Radio 

Fans, Ben Smith is now on Pandora Radio, a popular internet radio service that allows listeners to shape their own radio stations based off their own preferences. Now we have received a lot of comments from fans who are not pleased with the music the reviewing board at Pandora has used as a foundation to pair Ben's music with. We have been in contact with Pandora requesting a better and more streamlined selections of music to pair with Ben Smith, but they are being real sticklers about their selection…

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