Lead singer Brian Michael Smith has the striking voice, swagger and look of a member of the famous Rat Pack.

David S. Owen, The Bexley News, Review of “Frankly Speaking” show at The Bexley Monk


“With a velvet voice and Sinatra like mannerisms, Brian Michael Smith makes you feel as if you returned to those magical years.”

The Newark Advocate, Review of  “A Tribute to Frank Sinatra” show at the Midland Theatre


“Every year in October, we go to hear Brian and his big band at the Italian Festival in Columbus. Fabulous music, delicious food. The perfect way to spend a fall Sunday.”

Casey & Jenny M, The Italian Festival


“Brian, your Sinatra Show at the New Albany Country Club was fantastic. There’s nothing like that “big band sound!” So nice to be able to dance to real music. We had a blast. Thanks to you and the boys!”

Grace S,Sinatra Show, New Albany Country Club


“Brian, what an amazing job you did using your splendid voice to celebrate Ohio military men and women who were inducted into the Ohio Military Hall of Fame. Your rendition of our National Anthem and “God Bless the USA” truly honored those veterans who received a medal of valor while serving in the U.S. Armed Forces. Thank you!”

Harry M, The Ohio Military Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony


“Brian, I am listening to you sing as I type this and well, all I can say is, “YOU ARE A PROPER SINGER!”

Sammy Cahn, Award-Winning Lyricist for over 150 songs, many of them written for Frank Sinatra


“Every summer, we drive up to Columbus for the Westerville Sounds of Summer Concert Series to see Brian and The Big Band perform. We take a picnic and so enjoy sitting outdoors on a beautiful summer evening listening to the wonderful music, many of the songs we know and love. Brian’s voice is stellar and there is no substitute for a real live big band .”

Dan & Anne R, Westerville Sounds of Summer Concert


“Many thanks to Brian Michael Smith and his band for a lovely evening. All of our guests truly enjoyed the live performance, especially since the band played music so perfect for dancing.” dancing.”

Toby M, Private Party


“Brian was fantastic for our wedding, sang for both the ceremony (solo with organ) and reception (with his big band). He was very accommodating and a pleasure to deal with. Wouldn’t hesitate to book him again.”

Jane K, Private Wedding Ceremony & Reception


“Really enjoyed the show at the Butcher Block in London. Brian’s not just a great singer and performer but he also has a great rapport with the audience. “

Neil S, New Year’s Eve Show


“Brian and his trio played at my 50th birthday party. He was so easy to deal with when booking and has a huge repertoire that I felt very confident with my choice. His professionalism on the day (getting there early to set up, quietly packing up at the end) added to us having a great time at the party. I would highly recommend him.”Maria B, Private Birthday Celebration


“We saw Brian Michael Smith and The John Vermeulen Swing Orchestra at the Uptown Saturday Night Concert Series in Westerville. What a great night!”

Sergio S, Uptown Saturday Night


“I hired Brian Michael Smith and his trio and they made my mum’s birthday party really special. He’s a great singer as well as a professional and friendly individual. Everyone loved the mix of songs he performed, we were all up dancing and my 90-year-old mum even managed a few steps on the dance floor at the end!”

Barbara P, Private 90th Birthday Party


“We went down to see Brian and his Trio at Claddagh’s and really enjoyed his performance. Great selection of songs and great voice, very entertaining.”

Phillip C. & Tina S, Claddagh Irish Pub


“What a wonderful way to ring in the New Year! My wife and I really enjoyed your music. Rarely do we get the chance to dance together so that was the icing on the cake! Thanks, Brian, for a great evening we won’t soon forget.”

Will B, The 94th Aero Squadron


“Brian, thank you for the most memorable day to celebrate our parent’s 50th wedding anniversary. The music was perfect; my parents are big Sinatra fans! Thank you for helping to create the perfect party atmosphere, and for both being so delightful to work with. Here’s to next time!” 

Julie B. & Paul C, Private Anniversary Party


“Brian, thank you so much for singing at the church for our wedding. Your music helped make the day so special for Angela and me and our guests. Everyone commented on how beautiful the music was.” 

Frank R, Private Wedding Ceremony


“Brian and his Trio were amusing, talented and very entertaining. My sister and I had a great night out at The Renaissance! Can’t wait to go and see them again.”

Barbara L. and Kathe R, The Renaissance at Polaris


“Thank you so much to Brian and his big band for entertaining all of our wedding guests…we thoroughly enjoyed the night, thank you for your professionalism throughout. The song choices were great and kept people up and dancing long into the night!”

Paul & Diana C, Private Wedding


“A cracking selection of Sinatra stuff, sung effortlessly by Brian Michael Smith. He has a smooth style and an excellent rapport with his audience. We hope to go and see him again soon.”

Mo and Karen P, La Scala Italian Bistro


“We can’t praise Brian enough for his fantastic singing on our magical wedding day. Great communication to the lead up to the wedding – just what every bride and groom needs with all that’s going on! And the opportunity to choose some song choices from a great variety of singers. Brian was professional throughout and set up ready to play for our drinks reception. We had a lot of guest comments on how good he was and people asking for his details for future parties! Great background music which really created the perfect atmosphere for our drinks reception better then we imagined. Highly recommend Brian. Thank you for being a piece of our very special day.”

Sarah H, Private Wedding Celebration


“Brian Michael Smith and his big band are wonderful entertainers who kept the audience up dancing to the music. Brian’s a natural performer, with a great voice. Frank Sinatra would have approved of how Brian interpreted his music. A great evening.”

Russel K, Hollywood Casino


“Brian was brilliant. I had my birthday celebration at my home, and it was a blast! Brian got everyone up dancing. He was very prompt, professional and really is a very talented guy! Thank you so very, very much, Brian, for making my birthday such a special occasion.”

Lorraine R, Private 60th Birthday Celebration


“We first saw Brian perform at the Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival and so enjoyed it that we have seen him numerable times since at various bistros and clubs throughout the area.  We always have a fantastic time and always leave humming “New York, New York!” Thanks for making us feel good, Brian….and many thanks to your band!”

Susan T, Creekside Blues & Jazz Festival


“Brian is a master entertainer who brought the magic of Sinatra to a very special birthday party. It was like having ‘Ol’ blue eyes’ at the party with us. Brian helped create a marvelous evening. Everyone had a great time and left humming their favorite Sinatra song. Thanks, Brian, you’re a superstar!”

Lauren H, Private Birthday Celebration


“Had a fantastic evening listening to this very talented man singing all my favorite Frank Sinatra songs. It was a true feel good night and the audience absolutely loved it…BRILLIANT…”

Samantha A, 8  State Bistro


Last night, I celebrated my 50th Birthday at my favorite Italian Bistro and Brian gave us a brilliant evening’s entertainment. The songs were perfect for my guests and there was much singing and dancing! Brian has a wonderful voice and great style.  It was perfect and I hope to be able to invite him to sing again for us sometime. Thanks so much, Brian, you were fantastic!

Greg O’C, Private 50th Birthday Celebration


“Listening to Brian singing with Rick Brunetto’s Big Band, it’s like spending an evening at The Sands Hotel in Vegas!”

JR P, Valley Dale Ballroom


“Brian Michael Smith and The Big Band were perfect for our Casino-themed event. They played a really enjoyable selection of songs from Sinatra’s repertoire and the Swing Era. Wouldn’t hesitate to book them again and highly recommend them.”

Charles B, Private Fundraising Event


“Brian, a huge thank you for making Ron’s 40th birthday dinner at the Scioto Country Club so memorable. Your voice is amazing. The song choices were perfect as background music during dinner, then great for after-dinner dancing. Every one of our guests said how fantastic the entertainment was. I would recommend Brian and his trio for any occasion. Thanks again, it was wonderful and memorable.”

Sterling W, Private Birthday Celebration