STIR THE EMBERS
NEW ALBUM OUT NOW
'Stir The Embers' is Tony Smith's new album that has already spawned three National airplay hits on country radio - The Ghost Of This Guitar (#2) , Dirt Kids (#12) and Dance On (#15) with a fourth,
'Hit It On The Run' on the way.
The album includes a total of 11 songs, written by Tony himself, that paint a beautiful picture of his life on the land and the people around him. Echoing the spirit of John Williamson but with his own unique voice, he delivers music that is refreshing, honest and a must for your country music collection.
With an impressive record of four Top10 singles from his first four radio releases, including the #2 hits 'Hit It On The Run' and 'Ghost Of His Guitar' on the National Country Airplay charts - Tony Smith is just getting started. Releasing the fifth single 'Beautiful Dreamer' from his award-winning 'Stir The Embers' album, the current 2021 People's Choice - Most Promising Country Star Winner continues his string of songs that capture the heartbeat of life for us all.
“ Beautiful Dreamer is a song built around a verse originally written in my daughters birthday card. I was trying to capture the feeling of a father watching his daughter grow and pursue her dreams letting her know I would always be there to pick her up if she lost her way and needed a shoulder to cry on.” Tony Smith
‘Beautiful Dreamer’ is sure to appeal to the whole family and is a perfect song for country radio playlists. Yet another song from Tony Smith's incredible album ‘Stir The Embers’, that reflects the unfolding adventure of Tony's life, as he writes about his loves, losses and experiences raising a family, and working across Australia as a shearer, miner, truck driver, musician, husband and father.
It's an album that has been 24 years in the making and well worth the wait.
Tony Smith’s songs capture the Australian country way of life in a way that echoes the spirit of John Williamson. He carefully crafts his music to reflect the stories the people on the land, telling their stories, and his, with both heart and humour. He has had songs recorded by 'James Blundell and been featured as part of the ABC series 'The Recording Studio' recording with Multi-Golden Guitar winning producer'Matt Fell'. Music has always been always been in his blood and his songs create a rich tapestry that reflects a country life in Australia with an endearing authenticity.