Valerie Smith is an award-winning Grassicana artist mixing bluegrass, country and Americana music. NPR radio host Dave Higgs, has noted, “She can be sassy, sultry, siren-like, sweet, smooth, soothing and smoldering—sometimes during the span of just one song!”
Valerie’s show can be described as having non-stop energy, passion included with a tremendous love for her audience. The beat of the music inspires her to dance and move; Valerie has soul!
Valerie Smith & Liberty Pike is Valerie’s touring band. They are seasoned, talented musicians and have recorded several music projects of their own. The band offers an educational program and also enjoys reaching out to the fans. Members of Liberty Pike are Wally Hughes, Lisa Kay Howard Hughes, Joe Zauner and Tom Gray.