Greg Smith
Region: Newfoundland and Labrador

Greg Smith a name many associate with the music scene in Newfoundland and Labrador. Greg is the host of numerous radio shows including the VOCM Irish Newfoundland Show, KIXX Country’s Potluck, and Homebrew on Big Land - Labrador’s FM. He also co-hosts the VOCM morning show and has interviewed many guests, including k.d Lang, Ray Bourque, Great Big Sea and many more.

Greg has strong ties to his community. Having served a two-year term on the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society Board and, in that time chaired the programming of the annual Folk Festival. Greg still supports the Folk Arts Society as producer and host of its Folkus show.

Greg has been recognized as MusicNL Media Person of the Year (2016) and by several groups, including the Northwest Rotary Club, which named him the recipient of the 2017 Aidan Maloney Young Professionals Award, and the Eating Disorder Foundation of Newfoundland and Labrador, which named him the 2018 Renata Elizabeth Withers Community Support Award winner. In 2019 Greg received a nomination for East Coast Music Associations Media Person of the Year Award.

Greg is also a Partner with Stagehead Events. A concert promotion company set it St. John's who has hosted acts like Finbar Furey, Don Stiffe & Rory Makem.