Ernie Smith - Entertainer - Living

Kingston ; The old saying that "good things don't last forever”, certainly doesn't apply to Ernie who has been performing regularly for 63 years. At age 15 Ernie was playing drums with the famed "Country Hoppers” of Gary "Gizz” Watt and Pappy Ryan fame on station CKWS. Never taking a hiatus, Ernie formed two famed bands, the “Wildwoods” and “Bakersfield”. He has also played extensive years with “Miners Bay” and for the past decade has been the drummer and vocalist for Kenny Kovacks and Heartland; age 78.  Read More.