Tag: Kenny & Amanda Smith

Kenny & Amanda Smith are toast!

| October 5, 2016 | 0 Comments

Made you look! Kenny and Amanda sent along this photo of them enjoying a toast at Cracker Barrel in Nashville after appearing on WSM Radio’s Coffee, Country & Cody morning program. They were celebrating the success of their latest album, Unbound, which has been dominating the charts […]


Unbound – Kenny & Amanda Smith

| September 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

In the late 1940s through the ’50s, a style of American jazz music emerged that came to be know as cool jazz, characterized by more restrained and subtle soloing, and less hectic arrangements than the be-bop era that had preceded it. All the elements of […]


Thursday photos from MACC

| July 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

The 2016 Musicians Against Childhood Cancer (MACC) festival is taking place this week at the Hoover Y Park in Columbus, OH. Darrel and Phyllis Adkins’ annual event is held in memory of their daughter, Mandy Adkins, who passed away from an inoperable brain tumor in 2000. All […]


New music from Kenny & Amanda

| July 18, 2016 | 0 Comments

There are few things more eagerly anticipated around the Bluegrass Today offices than a new recording from Kenny & Amanda Smith. This husband-and-wife duo has created a sound unlike any other in bluegrass and acoustic music, set off by Kenny’s remarkable flatpick guitar, and Amanda’s […]


Saturday at SOIMF 2015

| November 17, 2015 | 0 Comments

Saturday at SOIMF – to regulars, and the Southern Ohio Indoor Music Festival to everyone else – kicked off with a breakfast for the members of the Joe Mullins and the Radio Ramblers Fan Club. Kenny Smith, Buddy Robertson, and Michael Stockman conducted a guitar […]


Photos from Red, White & Bluegrass 2015

| July 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

Laura Tate Ridge shared these photos from Friday night and Saturday at the 2015 Red, White & Bluegrass Festival.


Bean Blossom 2015 – Day 5

| June 19, 2015 | 0 Comments

Daniel Mullins will be reporting from the 2015 Bean Blossom Festival all week, as Internet service in the campground allows. Check back each day for his reports and photos. The fifth day of the 49th Annual Bean Blossom Bluegrass Festival featured a great variety of bluegrass favorites new […]


Yet more photos from Gettysburg, May 2015

| May 27, 2015 | 0 Comments

Here’s another gallery of Frank Baker’s images from the May 2015 Gettysburg Bluegrass Festival.


Welcome Annabelle Smith

| April 9, 2015 | 0 Comments

This looks like a big week for bluegrass babies! Kenny and Amanda Smith are also celebrating a birth, that of their first child, Annabelle Blake. Guitar players will grasp the significance of her middle name right away. She was born last night (4/8) at 10:43 p.m. (CDT), […]


Kenny & Amanda at World of Bluegrass ’14

| October 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

We also had the chance to speak with Kenny & Amanda Smith the morning after Amanda won the Female Vocalist of the Year for 2014 at the IBMA Awards.