Ben Here! For the Love of Doing what we Love

It has been an amazing and thought-provoking New Year. I'm grateful, happy and inspired about life these days, it's so cool to be present enough to realize it. Realize, you know, to; 1. become fully aware of (something) as a fact; understand clearly 2. cause (something desired or anticipated) to happen I think about my [...]

Ben Plays with DreamWreck February 11th at the Highway 99 Blues Club

DreamWreck at the Highway 99 Blues Club Seattle, February 11th. Join Ben and the guys of DreamWreck February 11th at the Highway 99 Blues Club in Seattle. DreamWreck is a funk, rock, and blues band featuring Ben Smith on Drums, Brooke Lizotte on Keys, Jon Bayless on Bass, and Rod Cook on Guitar. DreamWreck's [...]

2017-01-21T18:09:54-08:00January 21st, 2017|Categories: Ben Smith, DreamWreck|Tags: , , , , , , |

Ben Sits in with Cephalopod at the Sea Monster Lounge in Seattle January 8

Sunday, January 8, Ben Sits in with Cephalopod at the Seamonster Lounge in Seattle.  Ben Smith, Joe Doria, Thaddeus Turner, Mark Mattrey, Chris Poage, Charlie Akeley, plus surprise guests... Music starts at 9pm, no cover, come groove with us!   Seamonster Lounge 2202 N45TH St. Seattle, Washington 98103

Ben Here! For the Love Of the Musicians In My Life…

For the Love of Musicians in My Life I have had an amazing ride throughout my career.  Through the ups and downs, the fatigue, stress and the fulfillment, I know performing is a huge part of who I am. It's so gratifying to be able to make music with talented people. To borrow [...]

2016-10-18T19:26:28-07:00October 13th, 2016|Categories: Ben Here, Ben Smith, Ben Smith Music Company, Ben's Blog|Tags: , , , , |

World Renowned Vocalist Suze Sims joins DreamWreck Feb 19th at Hwy 99 Blues Club in Seattle

Suze brings her incredible voice to the funky rock and blues stylings of DreamWreck, Seattle’s supergroup featuring Ben Smith, Brooke Lizotte, Jon Bayless, and Rod Cook. Click here to get your tickets online and early as this show will sell out.  Suze Sims is a Blues, Jazz, and Soul vocalist, who has performed to audiences in [...]