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Matt Smith

Matt Smith
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United States
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Matt Smith is an Austin, Texas based musician, teacher, producer, guitarist and author. Smith has dedicated himself to the art and craft of making music for over 30 years. He was a senior music instructor for the National Guitar Workshop, along with some of the finest guitar instructors in the country, leading workshops in Connecticut, Chicago, LA, New Orleans, Austin, Nashville, Florida, Seattle, Oakland, the UK and Germany. Smith has produced and engineered for over 100 commercially-released albums, commercials, and film soundtracks. As a session musician, he has played multiple instruments (acoustic, electric, and baritone guitar, bass, banjo, mandolin, dobro, sitar, Mohan vina, steel guitar, ukulele, saz, cumbus, charango, tiple) for many artists in New York and Austin.
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http://www.6stringranch.com
Related articles (2)
Releases on file (8)
Matt Smith — Being Human Matt Smith — Being Human
(6 String Ranch no#, 2020, CD)
Matt Smith's Chop Shop — Live at Strange Brew Matt Smith's Chop Shop — Live at Strange Brew
(6 String Ranch no#, 2020, CD / DL)
Matt Smith's World — Live at the Saxon Pub Matt Smith's World — Live at the Saxon Pub
(6 String Ranch no#, 2020, CD / DL)
Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.4 -  Austin 2011-2020 Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.4 - Austin 2011-2020
(6 String Ranch no#, 2020, CD)
Matt Smith — Parlor Matt Smith — Parlor
(6 String Ranch no#, 2020, CD)
Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.3 -  NYC/Austin 2005-2011 Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.3 - NYC/Austin 2005-2011
(6 String Ranch no#, 2011/2020, CD / DL)
Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.2 -  NYC 1994-2005 Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.2 - NYC 1994-2005
(6 String Ranch no#, 2005/2020, CD)
Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.1 - Upstate NY 1988-1994 Matt Smith — Matt Smith 1988-2020 Vol.1 - Upstate NY 1988-1994
(6 String Ranch no#, 1994/2020, CD)

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2020-11-20
25 Views of Worthing Finally Gets Released – A while ago, we wrote about the discovery of a "long lost" Canterbury-style gem by a band called 25 Views of Worthing. And now we're pleased to find out that Wind Waker Records has released their music on an LP. » Read more

2020-10-14
Audion Is Back in Business – Our esteemed colleague Alan Freeman has restarted Audion Magazine after a seven year hiatus. The new incarnation is available online on their Bandcamp site. Audion's history goes back to 1984, and included 58 issues up to 2013. Issue #59 is available now, and #60 is in the works. » Read more

2020-10-06
Romantic Warriors IV – Krautrock (Part 2) Is in the Works – Zeitgeist Media, the people who have brought us the great series of documentary films chronicling the history of progressive rock, are working on the second installment of their examination of German music. Krautrock 2 will focus on artists from Münich such as Guru Guru, Amon Düül II, Xhol Caravan, Kraan, Witthüser & Westrupp, and Popol Vuh. » Read more

2020-09-09
Simeon Coxe RIP – Simeon Coxe, best known for his experimental electronics in the band Silver Apples, has died at the age of 82. The band's 1968 debut album set the stage for both German electronic music and experimental punk music a decade later. Coxe died on September 8 from pulmonary fibrosis. » Read more

2020-09-05
Gary Peacock RIP – Legendary bassist Gary Peacock, veteran of many recordings and performances with Paul Bley, George Russell, Roland Kirk, Bill Evans, Tony Williams, and many more. » Read more


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