28 episodes

Life as a country music artist is anything but easy. Musician Noah Smith explains the long nights on the road, songwriting, making records and the friendships along the way.
Ohio born, Brown County raised - this father of three is enjoying the journey.
After all, there is no easy road to stardom; you have to take the Long Cut.

The Long Cut with Noah Smith Noah Smith: Country Musician

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    • 4.9 • 19 Ratings

Life as a country music artist is anything but easy. Musician Noah Smith explains the long nights on the road, songwriting, making records and the friendships along the way.
Ohio born, Brown County raised - this father of three is enjoying the journey.
After all, there is no easy road to stardom; you have to take the Long Cut.

    #23 Shoulda Seen Me Yesterday - NEW MUSIC RELEASE

    #23 Shoulda Seen Me Yesterday - NEW MUSIC RELEASE

    I released a new song. 'Shoulda Seen Me Yesterday' AVAILABLE EVERYWHERE NOW
    Releasing music as an independent artist can be challenging but its always worth it! 
    You can find out more about my journey and support my music patreon.com/noahsmith
    Follow on social media, subscribe to my mailing list, watch videos, and more at the link below.
    https://linktr.ee/noahsmithmusic

    • 8 min
    #22 Why Patreon?

    #22 Why Patreon?

    In this episode I ask and answer the question Why Patreon? and peal back more of the layers behind what it takes to be an independent music artist. I share my reasons and passion behind starting a membership for music fans and where I see the future headed for artist like me.

    You can find out more about my journey and support my music patreon.com/noahsmith

    Follow on social media, subscribe to my mailing list, watch videos, and more at the link below.

    https://linktr.ee/noahsmithmusic

    • 16 min
    #21 Patience Perspective & Innovation

    #21 Patience Perspective & Innovation

    Finding my way as an independent artist in uncertain times. Patience, Perspective, & Innovation have helped me stay focused, level up, and maintain momentum so I can give value to my fans and add value to my life. 
    In this episode I peal back more of the layers behind what it takes to be a successful independent music artist. More importantly in a world pandemic what I have leaned into to stay focused and healthy during a crisis. 
    You can find out more about my journey and support my music patreon.com/noahsmith
    Follow on social media, subscribe to my mailing list, watch videos, and more at the link below.
    https://linktr.ee/noahsmithmusic

    • 30 min
    Episode 20 Trapper Haskins - Songwriter / Shipwright / Friend

    Episode 20 Trapper Haskins - Songwriter / Shipwright / Friend

    Trapper Haskins is an American songwriter, touring artist, author, woodworker, and shipwright from Franklin, TN. This episode is a very private phone conversation with myself and Trapper. 

    Trapper has a new record coming and an amazing weekly newsletter you can join as well. Visit the links below for more information. ENJOY!

    https://trapperhaskins.com

    ...

    To find out more about my own personal music journey

    http://www.noahsmithmusic.com

    • 1 hr 5 min
    Episode 19 Matt Bischoff - Survivor / Bearded Ambition / BMX & Faith

    Episode 19 Matt Bischoff - Survivor / Bearded Ambition / BMX & Faith

    Matt Bischoff is a Survivor cast member, entrepreneur, musician, and all around ambitious bearded dude. I grew up watching VHS tapes of Matt in his Pro BMX Days. Our conversation covers everything from his time spent on the CBS show Survivor, to songwriting, to town hall meetings because his neighbors didn't like what he was doing in his backyard. 

    • 1 hr 8 min
    Episode 18 Rich Redmond - Drummer / Actor / Speaker

    Episode 18 Rich Redmond - Drummer / Actor / Speaker

    I catch up with my old pal Rich Redmond from the Jason Aldean band as we dive into the grit and grime it takes to make it in the music industry. Rich shares with us stories from the road and some of his secrets to success, ambition, and optimism in the music industry. Pursuing a career isn't ever easy and Rich has showed us how its done every step of the way. I really hope you will enjoy this phone interview and find Rich a light of inspiration in your journey. 

    • 51 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
19 Ratings

19 Ratings

Door No. 3 ,

The Long Cut

Noah is a great songwriter and better person. His podcast exposes his heart and mind. I look forward to each podcast as I am on the road taking my long cut.

krisyaz2525 ,

If you haven’t you gotta check out Noah Smith !

Great guy , great music ...can’t wait to see what he does next ! Love the music , love the podcast , and can’t wait to get back out to a show !

AnneJorgen ,

Long Cut Podcasts

This is a great concept! It is alsways interesting to hear behind the scenes discussions with hard working musicians.

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