Bill Smith / Bio

Taking new steps on the grand musical journey, Bill Smith has found the ability to ferment futuristic songs with classic rock instrumentation and has been leaving music fans breathless with their heavy hitting sound. Featuring a repertoire of solid original songs seething with hooks and tastefully chosen covers, this is a band that holds a consistently high level of energy throughout their sets.

The tour de force that is Bill Smith can be seen playing shows in and around the Fort Collins, CO area where the band is now based. The versatility of their sound, which spans from jazz to electronica, appeals to a wide variety, while the band itself has a distinct identity that anchors their music.

Members of Bill Smith have performed with, or opened for such national acts as Galactic, Keller Williams, Grant Farm, Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Steele Pulse, Donavon Frankenreiter, Jon Fishman, Ivan Neville’s Dumpstaphunk, Big Gigantic, The Motet, Billy Branch, Merle Saunders, Maktub, Big Head Todd & the Monsters, Cornmeal, Great American Taxi featuring Vince Herman, EOTO, Lotus.

Venues that Bill Smith has performed
• Aggie Theater, Fort Collins, Colorado
• Hodis Half Note, Fort Collins, Colorado
• East Coast, Fort Collins, Colorado
• Tap ‘n Handle, Fort Collins, Colorado
• Mishawaka Amphitheater, Fort Collins, Colorado
• The Rio Grande Restaurant, Greeley, Colorado
• Cervante’s Other Side, Denver, Colorado
• Quixote’s, Denver, Colorado
• Tai Tia, Denver, Colorado
• 320 South, Breckenridge, Colorado
• The Eldo, Crested Butte, Colorado
• Pearl Street Pub, Boulder, Colorado
• Trilogy Lounge, Boulder, Colorado
• State Bridge Amphitheater, Bond, Colorado
• Chelsea’s, Oak Creek, Colorado
• Levelz Nightclub, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• The Wolf Den, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• Mahogany Ridge Brewery, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• Sweetwater Grill, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• Old Town Pub, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• The Rio Grande Restaurant, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• The Cantina, Steamboat Springs, Colorado
• The Moxie Theater, Greeley, Colorado
• Bell’s Brewery, Kalamazoo, MI
• Canopy Club, Urbana, IL
• Mahoney’s, Cedar Rapids, Iowa
• Kinetic Playground, Chicago, IL
• Martyr’s, Chicago, IL
• Abbey Pub, Chicago, IL
• Tonic Room, Chicago, IL
• Broadway Oyster Bar, St. Louis, Missouri
• Goofy Foot Lodge, Omaha, Nebraska

Festivals that Bill Smith has performed
• Summer Camp Music Festival
• 10,000 Lakes Festival
• Meloncamp, Deer Creek, Indiana
• Dogstock Music Festival
• Shining Stars Music Festival
• Naropa University Earth Day Festival
• Route 40 Music Festival
• FOCOMX Music Fesival

General Info

Band Members
Dank - Guitar/Vocals, Ean Smith - Bass/Vocals, Pilgrim - Engineer/Light Tech, Sean Macaulay - Drums/Vocals
Artist Name
Bill Smith
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Active Since
Other / Industrial Jazz / Funk

Contact Info

Fort Collins, CO