Upcoming Shows

Smokey's Round‑up

Every Wednesday at Sunny's in Red Hook

October 5 12 19 26

3 sets starting at 10pm

at Fox and Crow
in Jersey City Heights

October 14


Smokey's Secret Family

At Lunatico in Bed-Stuy

Saturday October 8
Saturday October 29


Smokey playing
at the Julie Wilson art show opening

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at Issyra Gallery 300 Observer Hwy., Hoboken NJ

Saturday October 1

7pm - 11pm

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.

Buy Music

  • Smokey's
    Secret Family

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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.