Randy Smith and His Band of Merry Men with Special Guest Holly May at The Next Stage October 3

Bellows Falls, VT, August 27, 2014 --(PR.com)-- Billboard and international music award winner Randy Smith and His Band of Merry Men will appear on Saturday October 3 at the Next Stage in Putney, Vermont.

A singer-songwriter, Smith will perform an acoustic show of original music from both his solo career and with 8084. Opening the show will be rising Massachusetts country singer Holly May.

A Billboard and international music award winner, Randy Smith has shared the stage with such acts as Aldo Nova, Toto, April Wine, Warrant, Edgar Winter, Blue Oyster Cult, Henry Lee Summer, as well as performing throughout all of the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic and Southern States, as well as Quebec and the Maritime Provinces. Formerly with CBS Records Canada, Smith has recorded 6 albums throughout his musical career both individually and with his band 8084. 8084 released their first album in 1987; produced by Elektra artist Hirsh Gardner. The self-titled album, which sold 10,000 + units overseas, met with excellent critical acclaim in both North America and Europe. (www.randotunes.com, www.8084.com)

His Band of Merry Men features fellow 8084 mate Roy Brown on bass and vocals, as well as US Hall of Fame fiddler Scott Campbell, Long Island guitarist Rich Abel, and percussionist Keith DeSilva.

Newcomer Holly May is 17 years old and hails from Western MA. In a very short time she has built a loyal following with a You Tube video of her song "Go Big or Go Home" which as over 1 million views.

Tickets are $12 in advance, $14 at the door. Seating is limited. Advance tickets can be purchased online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/815890. Doors open at 7:30 pm with the show beginning at 8:00.

For additional details visit online at www.randotunes.com. You can follow Randy on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/RandySmithMusic.

For further information or media queries please contact The Next Stage at nextstagearts@gmail.com or Roy Brown at (802) 289-1670.
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