Jimmie Smith Career Highlights
Performances at Top Chicago Blues Clubs, Concerts, Events and Festivals.
Tours of the United States, Canada and Europe, including New York, Toronto, Stockholm and Oslo.
Appearances on the NBC “Today“ Show, the British Television Special "Route 66: American Music from Chicago to L.A.”, Time Warner Cable Television and Bright House Networks Cable Television.
Featured in Articles and Photographs in the Chicago Sun Times, Show Time Music Magazine (Sweden), the St. Petersburg Times and Tampa Tribune.
1980 to 1992:
Lead/Rhythm Guitar & Lead Vocals: Lefty Dizz & Shock Treatment.
Lead/Rhythm Guitar & Lead Vocals: Magic Slim & the Teardrops.
Lead/Rhythm Guitar & Lead Vocals: The Valerie Wellington Blues Band.
Lead/Rhythm Guitar, Lead Vocals & Band Leader: Condition Blue.
1993 to 1996:
Lead/Rhythm Guitar, Lead Vocals & Band Leader: Slim Jim & the Fender Benders.
1997 to Present:
Lead/Rhythm Guitar & Lead Vocals: The Jimmie Smith Blues Band.
Music and News:
Samples of Jimmie's and Lefty's music can be heard by accessing the Store page, and visiting the Jimmie Smith Music and Lefty Dizz Music pages, while news and Jimmie's scheduled performances can be found on the Links page, by visiting the Suncoast Blues Society for the calendar of Florida appearances, as well as MySpace for all appearances, news updates, and to hear more of Jimmie's music.