Clients

J Gary Smith Productions clients have signed with these labels, agencies and more:
AudiumRCA wma BNA paradigm Asylum caa Radio CVR  Interscope Records
Dave Mathias

Dave Mathias was born in the small rural town of Silvis, Illinois but was raised by the sounds of Bob Kingsley and the Country Top 40. As far back as he can remember, country music has always played a major role in his life. Since he was twelve years old and picked up his first guitar, the feel of music was something that no individual could replace.

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 Lavendine

Lavendine's music exudes deep, heart felt lyrics, with smooth melodies. Their sound is unique and remembered by their hopeful words and strong messages. Anyone who listens to their music can relate to how real emotions can be through lifes ups and downs. One thing is for sure, you’ll walk away singing what you’ve heard. Their music appeals to all ages and crosses many genres,...

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Denny Strickland

It’s his music that brings that emotion to Denny Strickland. He recalls developing his passion for it early in life. “I started piano when I was young, and did music in school. It wasn’t until later that I thought ‘I’m gonna try this.”

He recalls that there was a lot of different styles of music on his radio growing up in Jonesboro,...
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Jake McVey

Within every musical soul, there’s always an inner battle between security and creativity. Newcomer Jake McVey made the decision to walk away from a lucrative business designing and building custom guitars to pursue his dream. Instead of providing instruments for others to play music, he decided to step out and make his own.

"It was a scary leap," confesses McVey,...

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Simon Andersson

Simon Andersson is an award winning artist, musician and a songwriter. His voice has the ability to capture any listener and when on stage, there’s no doubt he’s a naturally gifted entertainer. In 2012 he became the first non-american ever to win "best country song of the year" at the HMM Awards in Hollywood. Simon's music has been compared with everything from Phil Vassar to...

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 Charleston

Charleston began performing at a very young age. Whether it was school talent shows, coffee houses, or as the opening act for local festivals, Charleston has always been able to captivate an audience with her unique original songs and innocence that clearly pours from the old soul of this 17 year old. Put her on stage with her acoustic, and stand back. She is a story teller,...
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Luke West

Luke West was born and raised in the colorful hills of Fayetteville, Arkansas. In 1982-84 at the early age of 18, Luke traveled the world with the national multiple casts group "UP WITH PEOPLE". After returning home to Fayettville Arkansas for a period and then moving to Tulsa Oklahoma, Luke continued his ambitious rise as a performer and songwriter.

Luke has...

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Braidy Bingham

From deep in the heart of the 'Lone Star State', Braidy sang her way to Los Angeles at 17 years old landing a record deal with Madonna's famed label Maverick Records. After several years of recording and a few major changes with her label (including it's closing) Braidy began to re-evaluate her dreams. Her Texas roots eventually pulled her heartstrings back where she belonged,...

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