It's fun to see people's minds blown in the taproom from sheer musical talent. When this dude gets warmed up, it's over. Goodbye minds. Stay tuned for the full lineup of musicians. He likes to assemble unique mixes from the local talent.
“Rustic rock with a blend of energy and heart”
Born and raised in Northeastern PA, Chris began playing music initially as a drummer, he learned his craft on Friday and Saturday nights in the hard nosed, coal region pubs scattered throughout once vibrant towns, abandoned anthracite breakers haunting their outskirts. The bar stools were mostly occupied by tough, working class people, known for their blunt honesty but good intent. It’s that “hardness with a big heart” attitude that Chris would later carry into his songwriting…
Smooth Sound is a six piece band from Johnstown, Pennsylvania founded by Oscar Cashaw, Sr. As shows have grown, their fan base has as well and ranges from eighteen years of age to eighty-eight year olds. In addition, the bands library of music has increased and includes hip-hop, rap, reggae and funk along with their very own original compositions.