John Smithson

Profile:
British vocalist, guitarist, keyboard, and fiddle player. Began his career as a member of the synth-pop new romantic act, the Mobiles. On their demise in 1984, he continued working as a musician, and in the late-1980s he joined the rock act, Bonham. During his career he has also worked with Paul Rodgers, Rod Stewart, and Steve Lukather, amongst others.

He is the brother of, and several times a fellow band member with, Eddie Smithson.
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Artist

Vocals

John Smithson - Mad Hatter album art Bonham Bonham - Mad Hatter (Album) Epic, WTG Records Europe 1992 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Peace 4 Me album art Motherland (6) Motherland (6) - Peace 4 Me (Album) 550 Music Europe 1994 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

John Smithson - Drowning In Berlin album art Mobiles Mobiles - Drowning In Berlin (Single) Rialto UK 1981 Sell This Version
John Smithson - The Disregard Of Timekeeping album art Bonham Bonham - The Disregard Of Timekeeping (Album) WTG Records US 1989 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Mad Hatter album art Bonham Bonham - Mad Hatter (Album) Epic, WTG Records Europe 1992 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Peace 4 Me album art Motherland (6) Motherland (6) - Peace 4 Me (Album) 550 Music Europe 1994 Sell This Version
John Smithson - In The Name Of My Father - The Zepset - Live From Electric Ladyland album art The Jason Bonham Band The Jason Bonham Band - In The Name Of My Father - The Zepset - Live From Electric Ladyland (Album) 550 Music, MJJ Music, Epic Europe 1997 Sell This Version
John Smithson - When You See The Sun album art The Jason Bonham Band The Jason Bonham Band - When You See The Sun (Album) MJJ Music, Epic Japan 1997 Sell This Version
John Smithson - The Last Dance album art Ken Hensley Ken Hensley - The Last Dance (Album) Epic (2) Russia 2003 Sell This Version
SMT 3103 John Smithson - Lady In Black - Remixes album art Ken Hensley Lady In Black (Radio Edit) and 1 more… Ken Hensley - Lady In Black - Remixes(CD, Maxi) Sacramento SMT 3103 Europe 2003 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Blood On The Highway (The Ken Hensley Story - When Too Many Dreams Come True) album art Ken Hensley The Last Dance Ken Hensley - Blood On The Highway (The Ken Hensley Story - When Too Many Dreams Come True) (Album) Politur, MAT (2) Europe 2006 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Rock Bonham And The Long Road Back album art Daniel MacMaster Daniel MacMaster - Rock Bonham And The Long Road Back (Album) Suncity Records Canada 2005 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Paul Rodgers & Friends - Live At Montreux 1994 album art Paul Rodgers Paul Rodgers - Paul Rodgers & Friends - Live At Montreux 1994 (Album) Eagle Records, Montreux Sounds Brazil 2011 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

John Smithson - Mobiles album art Mobiles Struth (as J. Smithson) Mobiles - Mobiles (Album) Rialto France 1982 Sell This Version
John Smithson - You're Not Alone album art Mobiles Struth Mobiles - You're Not Alone (Single) Rialto UK 1982 Sell This Version
NSK 1970 John Smithson - Guilty album art Bonham Bonham - Guilty(CD, Single, Promo) WTG Records NSK 1970 US 1989 Sell This Version
John Smithson - The Disregard Of Timekeeping album art Bonham Bonham - The Disregard Of Timekeeping (Album) WTG Records US 1989 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Wait For You album art Bonham The Disregard Of Timekeeping (as J. Smithson) and 2 more… Bonham - Wait For You (Single) Epic US 1989 Sell This Version
John Smithson - Mad Hatter album art Bonham Bonham - Mad Hatter (Album) Epic, WTG Records Europe 1992 Sell This Version
NSK 4331 John Smithson - Change Of A Season album art Bonham Change Of A Season (as J. Smithson) Bonham - Change Of A Season(CD, Single, Promo) WTG Records NSK 4331 US 1992 Sell This Version
MW00104 John Smithson - Untitled album art Crisálida (2) Crisálida (2) - Untitled(CD, Album, Enh) Discos My Way S.L. MW00104 Spain 2004 Sell This Version
USMTVCD011 John Smithson - No More Heroes - 60 Punk & New Wave Anthems album art Various Drowning In Berlin (as Smithson) Various - No More Heroes - 60 Punk & New Wave Anthems(3xCD, Album, Comp) Union Square Music Ltd. USMTVCD011 UK 2015 Sell This Version
BMGCAT140TCD, 4050538328455 John Smithson - Extend The 80s Electro (Essential 12" And Extended Mixes Of 80s Electro Classics) album art Various Amour Amour (Extended) (as Smithson) Various - Extend The 80s Electro (Essential 12" And Extended Mixes Of 80s Electro Classics)(3xCD, Comp) BMG, BMG BMGCAT140TCD, 4050538328455 Europe 2018 Sell This Version

Technical

206 / OBB1 John Smithson - Live From BBC Radio Newcastle: A Commemorative Album Of The President's Visit To The North East Of England Friday 6th May 1977 album art President Jimmy Carter* President Jimmy Carter* - Live From BBC Radio Newcastle: A Commemorative Album Of The President's Visit To The North East Of England Friday 6th May 1977(LP) RCA Of Washington And Newcastle City Council 206 / OBB1 UK 1977 Sell This Version