Check it out: we’ve added some terrific new live performances to the Videos page.
Chris’s performance last fall on the radio show Mountain Stage (along with Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Kaia Kater, Lau, and Robert Ellis) will re-broadcast around the country over the next week, starting Friday, September 1. To find out where it airs in your area, visit the Mountain Stage website.
Recently, Chris kicked off a UK tour with a concert at London’s King’s Place. After the show, Rhythms Magazine wrote: “Smither is little short of a national treasure, a wonderful wordsmith, as much poet and prose master as musician these…”
In case you missed it, the folks at Nano Fest have posted a great video of Chris, Rose Polenzani, Session Americana, and others covering the Woody Guthrie song “Deportee.” Click below to watch the video.
NPR’s Mountain Stage made a list of its Best Performances of 2016 and Chris’s performance of “Leave the Light On” is one of them!
The complete Best of 2016 list can be found (and listened to) at:
The “American Routes” interview that Chris did with Nick Spitzer (live at the Parlor Room) will air nationally the week of October 2. Check your local station for airtimes.
On September 25, Chris will join Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Robert Ellis, and others for a live performance on Mountain Stage in Pittsburgh, PA. Tix & info on the Concerts page.