Valerie Smith
Bell Buckle - Tennessee - United States

Valerie Smith is an award-winning Grassicana artist whose style is a mixture of bluegrass, country, and Americana music. NPR radio host Dave Higgs has noted, "She can be sassy, sultry, siren-like, sweet, smooth, soothing and smoldering---sometimes during the span of just one song!" 

 

Valerie's show can be described as having non-stop energy and passion with a tremendous love for her audience. The beat of the music inspires her to dance and move; Valerie has soul. 

 

She has recorded a number of projects, performed around the world and can be heard on several radio and television shows. Valerie is a music instructor and offers educational programs about songwriting, voice, bluegrass history,y, and performance techniques. Please spend some time with her on this web page to get to know more about Valerie Smith's music.


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Small Town Heroes

Label: Bell Buckle

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Contemporary Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
1 Little Liza Jane Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Something About a Train Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Bottle of Tears Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 So Long, Lindytown Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Winter's Dream Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Bluegrass Dollars Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 I Took Mama to the Opry Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 Small Town Hero Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 Farmer's Prayer Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Wall Street Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Wayfaring Stranger Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 Bessie's Tune (feat. Tom Gray) Contemporary Bluegrass Bluegrass

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The Human Condition

Label: Bell Buckle Roots

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Contemporary Bluegrass, Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
1 Here Comes the Sun Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 I'm Not Lisa Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Man in the Mirror Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 I Don't Care (Just As Long As Love Me) Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Where I Used to Have a Heart Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 If Ever We Should Meet Again Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Reach Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 That's All Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 Fireflies (Partial Track) Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Some of My Favorites

Label: Self-Release

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
1 Engineer Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 In Those Mines Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Fallin' Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 No Summer Storm Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Walk Away Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Dancin' by the River Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Wings to Fly Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 Red Clay Halo Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 Turtle Wings Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Big Ol' Train Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Buzzed Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 I Feel the Blues Moving in Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Blame It on the Bluegrass

Label: Bell Buckle

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
1 Blame It on the Bluegrass Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Where the Sun Never Shines Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Slow Healing Heart Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 Four Leaf Clover Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 A Good Day, Lord Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 No Vacancy (feat. Valerie Speer & Kraig Smith) Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Here's a Little Song

Label: Bell Buckle

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
Tennessee Courtin' Time Bluegrass Bluegrass
There is a Time Bluegrass Bluegrass
1 I Got a Letter Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Life is Not a Guarantee Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Heart of the House Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 Tennessee Courtin' Time Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Cottonmill Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Whisper Baby Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Hand of Help Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 There is a Time Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 The River Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Hot Grease at Midnight Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Four Wet Pigs & the Ham Chorus Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 Your Goodnight is My Good-bye Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Wash Away Your Troubles

Label: Bell Buckle Records

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
1 The Rain Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Music to My Ears Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Blossoms on the Almond Tree Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 Wings to Fly Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Soul Phone Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Getting Ready for Sunday Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Seeds Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 My Jesus Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 God's Refrigerator Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Make Him a Soldier Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Raise This River Bluegrass Bluegrass

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That's What Love Can Do

Label: Bell Buckle

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
In Those Mines Bluegrass Bluegrass
1 Heaven is Waiting Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Fill My Every Need Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Healing Hills Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Falling Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 Sarah Hogan Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 Rocky Island/Sally Goodin Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Planet or a Star Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 That's What Love Can Do Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 Thunder Clouds of Love Bluegrass Bluegrass
13 Peace of the River Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Patchwork Heart

Label: Rebel Records

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
Red Clay Halo Bluegrass Bluegrass
Red Clay Halo Bluegrass Bluegrass
Second Fiddle to an Old Guitar Bluegrass Bluegrass
The Man in the Middle Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Lonesome Midnight Train Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 My Heart Won't Let Your Memory Go Away Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 The Man in the Middle Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Second Fiddle to an Old Guitar Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Summer's Last Dance Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Bittersweet Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 Fast Train Through Arkansas Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 My Baby's Gone Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Greener Pastures Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Rough & Rocky Road Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 Patchwork Heart Bluegrass Bluegrass

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Turtle Wings

Label: Rebel

Genres: Bluegrass

Styles: Bluegrass

Songs on the Album

Track # Song Title Style Genre
I Feel the Blues Moving in Bluegrass Bluegrass
1 I Feel the Blues Bluegrass Bluegrass
2 Oh Mandolin Bluegrass Bluegrass
3 Sweeter Field of Clover Bluegrass Bluegrass
4 Big Ol' Train Bluegrass Bluegrass
5 Times Like These Bluegrass Bluegrass
6 Simpsons Holler Bluegrass Bluegrass
7 Dancin' by the River Bluegrass Bluegrass
8 Turtle Wings Bluegrass Bluegrass
9 Hand Me Down Bluegrass Bluegrass
10 Someday Came Today Bluegrass Bluegrass
11 Good Man Bluegrass Bluegrass
12 Now He's Gone Bluegrass Bluegrass
13 Mama's Roses Bluegrass Bluegrass
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Album: Wash Away Your Troubles
Label: Bell Buckle Records
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Posted By: Joe Ross
Jul 14, 2015