Evan Smith is a Portland-based multi-instrumentalist member of Jack Antonoff's band Bleachers. He has worked with St. Vincent, David Byrne, Taylor Swift, P!nk, Bon Iver, Daniel Hart, Carly Rae Jepsen, among others. Smith went to a performing arts high school and focused on saxophone and jazz. He studied jazz performance at McGill University in Montreal, Canada, then moved to New York City and played in several groups and at venues around the city. He also started playing as a session musician on other people’s recordings.
Work with Lana Del Rey
Songs from Norman Fucking Rockwell! (2019):
- "Norman Fucking Rockwell"
- Instrumentation: Saxophone.
- "The Greatest"
- Instrumentation: Flute, Saxophones.
Songs from Chemtrails Over the Country Club (2021):
- "Chemtrails Over the Country Club"
- Instrumentation: Horns.
- "Wild at Heart"
- Instrumentation: Brass Band.