WHAT'S NEW | Last updated June23, 2016
Newsflash: Selected for the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival Emerging Artist Showcase, 2016!
I am very excited to be selected (Again! The first time was in 2011) as an showcase artist for the
prestigious Falcon Ridge Folk Festival in HIllsdale, NY the first weekend in August. I'm also excited
to be playing my two song showcase set (on the mainstage!) with cellist extraordinaire April Reed-Cox!
I will also be joined by the incomparable Ashley Storrow for a special guest appearance! Learn more at:
SAVE THE DATE! -- Saturday, August 20 -- CD Release show!
That's right -- my new CD, 99 Desires, is in the final stages of production, and will finally make it's
public appearance 8/20 at the St. Lawrence Arts Center in Portland, Maine. This will be an extra
special night, as it will be a Double CD Release extravaganza, featuring the debut release of
Ashley Storrow! Not only will we be singing harmonies on each others' songs, but we'll be
joined by two other fabulous musicians: April Reed-Cox on cello, and Nate Martin on upright
bass. Please join us for this one-time only celebration!!!
New VIDEO featuring Putnam Smith & Ashley Storrow!
Check out this new video of me and Ashley Storrow singing one of the songs from my new album.
The song is "All in Good Time" -- inspired by the traditional old-time tune "The Cuckoo". To watch,
If I Had a Time Machine
Filmed, recorded, and edited by Beehive Productions. Filmed live at the Folk Alliance International Conference, February, 2016. Features the original song "If I Had a Time Machine" on the new album "99 Desires".
All in Good Time
Original song, inspired by the old-time traditional tune "The Cuckoo."
Featuring Ashley Storrow on harmony vocals.
Filmed and edited by Tyler Lienhardt. May, 2016.
Cast Iron Pan
Official video -- shot "on location" at Putnam's log cabin,
and on the streets of Portland, Maine. Filmed and edited
by Connor Garvey. Dance choreography by Katy Jayne,
featuring the Amazing Cast Iron Pan Street Dancers! May, 2013.