A Note from Michael This month I’m working with Blair Thomas, who is an interesting man and who has a very calm way of approaching his life and art. I’d love some of that to rub off on me and that’s one of the many reasons I’ll enjoy working with him again in “The […]

  Saturday, April 27 at 8 PM And the Poet Sang: Songs of Spring with Michael Smith, Jamie O’Reilly & Peter Swenson and reading and singing  poetry:  Maureen Connolly, Willa Moore, Anne Schultz and Cecilie O’Reilly At: Roots Salon (private residence in Lincoln Square) $20 donation or-pay-what you can BYOB. Dessert will be served. Call […]

Coming in April to the Salon “Arise my love, my fair one follow me, for the winter is past” Saturday April 27 7:00 PM The Roots Salon Re-Opening “And the Poet Sang: Songs of Spring” with Jamie O’Reilly, Michael Smith & Peter Swenson and special guest poets & writers $20 admission RSVP: roots@jamieoreilly.com; 773.203.7661   […]

Review in Maverick by Arthur Wood Michael Smith OLD MAN DANCING Bird Avenue Music ★★★★★ Download pdf Michael Smith_Old Man Dancing Maverick site http://www.maverick-country.com/#/new-issue/4544355335     “Simply a master class in folk-pop songwriting, recording and production, destined to be listened to again and again” OLD MAN DANCING is Chicago-based Michael Peter Smith’s first solo studio […]

Thanks for a great holiday season   December, 2012 Midnight Moxie Chief O’Neill’s Church Carols Service Caroling Dec 23 Coming up: SPACE Jan 20 – matinee More, Jamie on the radio    At once a voice arose among The bleak twigs overhead In a full-hearted evensong Of joy illimited; An aged thrush, frail, gaunt, and […]

Holiday Concerts listing Old Man Dancing CD review How did you like the Michael’s CD?  Post a review on CD BABY: http://www.cdbaby.com/cd/michaelpetersmith More below about Songs of a Catholic Childhood CD release Follow Michael Smith, Songwriter on FACEBOOK Canada Tour November 21 – December 14 Michael with John McDermott Michael is touring from Saskatchewan to […]