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Demo: Alright

I’m working on some new material for another record and wanted to share a rough demo of this tune called “Alright”. Let me know what you think in the comments!  

The third TRS album is out now!

This Old World by Thomas Reed Smith

Well, it must be time for a new TRS album because it’s been 10 years since the last one, right? It’s a little bit of a running joke, one which we hope won’t hold true any more. There’s a lot of music to make! This album began as simple recordings[…]

Happy New Year – 2019!

Happy New Year 2019

Welcome to 2019! It’s an auspicious year for making music, and after playing about 80 shows in 2018, I am ready for more! I will be updating the show calendar for this year soon, so please check back to find out when and where I will be performing. I’ve also[…]

Happy New Year

Happy New Year

I hope everyone had a great holiday season and a happy new year. It’s amazing to me how fast time goes by. I’m looking forward to playing a new batch of shows in 2014. I’ll be performing at Sharon James Cellars in Newbury on the first Saturday of every month,[…]

I Need A Change is online!

I Need A Change

We’ve finally reached the new millennium: you can now find both of Tom’s albums at Bandcamp. Listen to the songs, download individual tracks or whole albums, and name your price – even free. I Need A Change is the debut album from Thomas Reed Smith, recorded and released in 1999-2000. The[…]


We’re updating the blog here at TRS headquarters. We’ve added some schedule information, and we’ll be throwing a few new bits and pieces together  in the next few weeks, including some audio from the archives, and news about the forthcoming TRS Bandcamp page where you will be able to easily[…]

It’s holiday time!

It’s time for the holidays again! I’m fresh from our annual Thanxmas celebration (which is way better than Thanksgiving or Christmas – because it’s both), which we spent eating, singing songs, and exchanging gifts. I got what may be the best gift of all: the Thanxmas chicken. Join me next[…]

The new album: Out On Your Own

The Thomas Reed Smith Band is excited to announce the release of a new 10 song album entitled: “Out On Your Own“. The album features performances recorded over the span of several years, and features the talents of Jim Evans (drums), Mike Adams (bass / vocals), Scott Martin (Guitar /[…]