As a session musician John Smith’s talent and influence is showcased through his exceptional guitar playing with artists as diverse as Joan Baez, David Gray and Lianne La Havas. It’s this star-studded session career that has earned him the respect of “The guitarists’ guitarist” (The Sunday Times).
In his solo career, he is no less accomplished. With the release of his 6th studio album ‘The Fray’, Smith’s “gilded songwriting with a melodic flair” (Clash) is a shining example of his skill in discussing challenging subjects with beauty. “A lot of these songs”, Smith describes, “are about accepting that life is hard, but just holding on and trying to enjoy it anyway”.
Join him for an evening of intimate songwriting, a honey-on-gravel voice accompanied by his pioneering guitar playing and a host of guest musicians in the sonorous surroundings of St George’s Bristol.
Enjoy delicious pre-concert drinks and nibbles ahead of the evening’s concert. Choose from a selection of house drinks on arrival accompanied by a board of bread, olives and dips (all vegetarian).
Due to covid-19 restrictions we’re only able to operate pre-booked table service in our bar area so we’ve put together food and drink packages to enjoy ahead of each concert.
This package for one or two people can be booked online alongside your ticket order, please also advise our team of any allergies.
nds of St George’s Bristol.