Thanks for checking out our website. We hope you enjoy our music and can come catch a live show sometime soon. Our emphasis is creating original music that is thoughtful and relevant while fun and easy to listen to. We like everyone ending up with a smile on their face and a positive groove in their heart!
Thanks to Virginia Dreams Center Stage for a great film session in Harrisonburg on Saturday! We taped original content for about six different TV episodes which will air nationally on the RFD network. Stay tuned to watch and thanks for your support!
We hope your St. Patrick's Day was lucky, your Easter was blessed, and want you to know the incredible gig coming up is not an April Fool's joke! Carrington Kay will be part of the 15th Annual Sounds of the Mountains Music and Story Festival April 15-16 at Camp Bethel in Fincastle in Virginia's Blue Ridge. Check out www.soundsofthemountains.org for more information and come enjoy the storytelling craft through music and spoken word in this beautiful spring weather!
Hello all and a Happy New Year to you! We had a lot of fun wrapping up the year with family and friends in Williamsburg, VA where it all began. A huge thank you to Sarah White for opening for us at The Triangle...what a great music venue in VA's Historic Triangle! Thank you for your support and stay tuned for more Carrington Kay adventures in 2016 beginning with Draper Mercantile and Trading Co./Blue Door Cafe and Bakery on Friday, February 12th at 5:30 P.M. followed by an Americana Afternoon at the Floyd Country Store on Saturday, February 13th at 12 P.M. Come on out and celebrate the month of love with us because we love music and our fans!
Thanks for your support at the Roanoke CD Release! What a gift during this holiday season and always. As promised, here is the new video under Media off of Shine Through, our new CD. It is an original titled "The Only Truth" about the true meaning of Christmas. Please check it out and any of our other video work while you are there and share. If we missed you in Roanoke we hope to see you in Williamsburg this Friday at the Triangle from 7-10!
A Happy Thanksgiving to all and know that we are thankful for you and your support. Also, don't miss our last two gigs of 2015! On Saturday, December 12 from 7-8 P.M. we will be playing at the RSO Green Room in downtown Roanoke...just follow the creative music staff to the corner of Williamson and Campbell! A fantastic listening room with one hour of original music, Charleigh Roberts opening, free admission, and half of CD sales going to the RSO Outreach Program. If you'd like to celebrate in a Colonial scene, come see us on Friday, December 18 from 7-10 P.M. at The Triangle in Williamsburg!
We hope you enjoy the new pictures found on our website setting the current scene for Carrington Kay! Amy Pearman of Boyd Pearman Photography did an outstanding job as an incredibly talented, professional, and personable photographer. Check her website and work out at boydpearman.com.
This is what "Try (Daddy's Song)" is all about! Robert and I are thankful to announce the miracle and birth of our son, Robert Carrington Smith IV, arriving at 9:16 A.M. on Monday, July 6, 2015 at 8 lbs 7 oz and 21.5 inches! We are all well and appreciate the good wishes for our new little boy, RC. Stay tuned for upcoming Carrington Kay projects and gigs picking up again in August!
Thanks to a good friend who suggested we submit, today we were selected as an official artist for the Veteran Artist Program. They do a lot of great things, so check out their page. www.veteranartistprogram.org. We are honored to be chosen and look forward to doing a lot of work with them in the future!
Something cool for Carrington Kay. We just got selected as finalists to perform for the New Folk Concert for Emerging Writers at the Kerrville Folk Festival in Kerrville Texas. This festival has been running since 1972 and is considered the premier writers festival internationally. Performers this year include Emmylou Harris, Rodney Crowell, and David Crosby just to name a few. We are excited to have been selected for this honor. Thanks for your support as we continue to try to write and perform some good music! We appreciate it!