More About Little Yough Summer Music Festival featuring The Steve Smith Band
The Steve Smith Band features local singer/songwriter Steve Smith bringing his ownbrand of county, Americana, gospel and country rock. It all started when 12-year-oldSteve, traded away his dirt bike to get his very first banjo that he learned toplay while listening to the radio in his father’s car. A bit later, a chancemeeting at a business in Nashville led to Steve jamming with country music legend Charlie Daniels. Since those days, Steve Smith has gone on to open for Darryl Worley, Lee Brice, David Nail, David Allen Coe, Jo Dee Messina and theOak Ridge Boys just to name a few.
His song “Wishing Well” spent three weeks at #1 on the Indie Charts while anotheroriginal charted #12 in Australia in 2012. And to think it all started during asquare dance at a building owned by Smith’s grandfather.