Upcoming Shows

Smokey's Round‑up


Every Wednesday at Sunny's in Red Hook

June 15 22 29

3 sets starting at 10pm



Saturday June 18
at Fox and Crow
in Jersey City NJ

10pm - midnite

Smokey's Secret Family


Friday June 24
at Sunny's in Red Hook

10 pm

Saturday June 25th
at Barbès in Park Slope

10 pm

Liner Note Legends
video interview

Smokey talks about his work with the Blasters, Lee Allen, Beck, Rick Rubin and Johnny Cash, his love of Brazilian music, and his early days in Los Angeles.
From the Liner Notes Legends interview series profiling veteran session musicians.

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  • Smokey's
    Secret Family

  • secret family cover
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  • Smokey Hormel and his stellar New York band ressurect classic '50s African dance music with electric guitar, tuba, trombone, clarinet, percussion and more. Nine songs released in 2009.

  • Smokey
    & Miho

  • smokey and miho cover
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  • Smokey Hormel and Cibo Matto singer Miho Hatori celebrate '60s Bossa Nova king Baden Powell with a full perscussion ensemble. Ten songs, released in 2003, compiles two earlier out of print EPs.