There are at least two artists by the name of Tim Smith; one was a member of the short-lived American country-rock band Smith Perkins Smith of the early 70s. Another is a member of British band Cardiacs. 1/ Tim Smith is the singer, guitarist and principal songwriter for underground British eccentrics, Cardiacs. Tim's music is equal parts punk, prog, psychedelia and downright disturbing noise. He is also a member of The Sea Nymphs with ex Cardiacs William D. Drake and Sarah Smith, and recorded an album with Spratleys Japs, a peculiar bunch of characters he found in the woods.