Bruce Thomas Smith
“Bruce Thomas Smith is a Texas native transplanted into the Great Northwest. This award-winning Songwriter-Singer-Guitar Slinger fronts the “Boda Boyz” – ( for “Bodacious? ) – Twenty plus years of rippin’ it up come out loud & LIVE for every show! He can play those guitars with just about ANYTHING, beer bottle, sauce pan, jelly jar…”
“Among the best in original roots rock-n-roll, the “Guitar Slinger” label fits him well!”
Positively Entertainment Magazine, Portland, Or.
“A National Northwest Treasure!”
Doug Smith – Grammy Winner/World Champion Finger Style Guitarist
“A fellow troubadour and song traveller”
Mary Fahl – Former singer for October Project
“Wow, ANOTHER guitar player from Texas!”
Mike Mitchell – The Kingsmen, Portland, Or.
“Your CD (The Secret Dances) is chock full of fun and interesting songs”
David Zychek – (Nightranger, Airborne) – Owner Hombre records, Dallas, Tx.
“Bruce Smith probably doesn’t eat Kix for dinner”
Oregon Coast Today Magazine
Oregon Coast Magazine – (About the Stormy Weather Arts Festival Concert in Cannon Beach, Or. – Featuring Bruce & Jon)
“Smith’s music is an acoustic marvel that lures audiences, and keeps them hooked.”
Hitt Music – Los Angeles, Ca.
“It’s Rock-N-Roll. It’s Folk. It’s Texas blues. it’s EVERYTHING it needs to be to
reach out and grab you by the soul!”
Donna Johnson – BAZZIRK, Austin, Tx.
“A Roots-Rocker of some considerable talent, good straight-ahead Rock-N-Roll”
Crow & Wolf Music, Woodstock, NY.
“There is a vibe to Bruce’s music that makes you want to play it again, and again, and again…”
Eric Turner – ET Productions – Phoenix, Az.
“…a veritable who’s who of the Pacific Northwest blues community.”