Biography

Geoff Smith  is an independent artist, writer and multi instrumentalist based out of Nashville TN.

His massively catchy power pop styles are reminiscent of the Beatles, Mike Viola and Fountains of Wayne.

Musician, Songwriter, Producer, Writer, Actor, Entrepreneur, New Media Personality and owner of the iPhone Ringtone company, Ringtonefeeder.com

Check out his current resume video here

Recent awards and mentions:

Geoff was featured along side Will Lee by Apogee Digital to promote the Duet Interface.
Winner of the Big Gig Jingle Contest for the Nashville MTA 2008
Winner of 2007 Carolina Beach Music Award (Cammie) For Best Duo and Collaboration for the song “Rhythm” with the Impressions.

His Ringtonefeeder Video Podcast has been holding the top tech and video position for months and is in the top 20 all time podcasts on iTunes.

His annual Christmas Live Streaming Show had an all time view of 14,000 views (9,000 uniques) on December 15th, 2008, and in 2009, was the Christmas show was the first to be streamed on the HD Tricaster.

Geoff recently wrote the title track “I’m Coming Home” to The Impressions album “I’m Coming Home For Christmas”

JINGLES

Geoff began composing jingles and theme songs for podcasters back in 2005 and has written hundreds and hundreds and the list keeps growing.

Most of you probably know Geoff from his jingles heard on Adam Curry’s Daily Source Code and No Agenda Podcasts, GeekBrief.tv, This Week in Tech, MacBreak Weekly, Radio Lingua Network, iJustine’s Ask iJ,Tips from The Top Floor, ScreenCasts Online and successful iYule project, the original digital Yule Log Video for the iPhone, iPod, HD TV, the Nashville MTA jingle, and many more.

Geoff’s jingles are also featured in television, radio and video games and other software

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Please get in touch if you are interested in having jingles or themes produced.

Where can I see Geoff live?

Geoff has been Entertainment Director of the Big Bang Piano Bars for several years and he is performing live several nights every week doing Dueling Pianos at the Big Bang Bar! ,a very popular bar in Nashville TN, and has also worked as an engineer and producer at Studio East in Charlotte, NC.

Geoff is also a regular sideman around Nashville and the region, having played either keys, bass, guitar and vocals for artists such as Gabe Dixon, Sugar and the Hi-LowsBrian Fuente, Jaron Lownestein, Joe Firstman, Brother Love, Jessica FrechCodaphonic, Newmatic, The Impressions, The In-Men LTD, and many more.

In October 2008 Geoff won the Music City Central (MCC) BIG GIG Jingle Contest and his jingle for the Nashville MTA is now heard all over the radio.

If you are out at a karaoke bar somewhere, you will probably hear Geoff singing background with you as he is also currently providing his vocal talents to many of the top karaoke tracks out there today.

Finally, Geoff Smith has been singing with the Impressions, the old motown group. They have been on the top 10 on the southern soul/beach music charts for the past few years with the song “Rhythm”. They were even up for song of the year at the Beach Music Awards in 2007.

iPhone ringtones

In April 2008 Geoff launched a new concept providing original ringtones via rss feeds to the iPhone. The ringtones are essentially short 20 second songs that are optimized to sound great on the iPhone and at the same time add a bit of fun to the process.

He has also launched a collection of iPhone Alert Tones called TonePacks.

For more information, please visit RingtoneFeeder.com

Support activities

Geoff Smith has been an active supporter and composer for the Songs of Love Foundation since 2006. Songs of Love Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing personalized songs for chronically and terminally ill children and young adults.

He has co-written a Songs of Love tune with David Letterman’s bassist, Will Lee (read more here), as well as written one for American professional wrestler and singer, Micky James, to sing at a recent Songs of Love event.

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Audio interviews

Geoff was a recent guest on Music Business Radio, a poplar syndicated show about the insides of the Music Business.

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Geoff smith was also recently interviewed at length by Victor Cajiao from the ever popular Typical Mac User Podcast.

The interview provides you with a some background about Geoff Smith and how he got started playing and composing music, hist internet and podcast involvement as well as a bit about his current gig at The Big Bang Bar in Nashville, TN.

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Geoff is currently living with his family in his home town of Nashville, TN.