Nina Corcoran wrote a great piece on Elliott Smith's self-titled album, which turned 20 this month, for Consequence of Sound. It's a fantastic read about the record, with interviews from many people involved with its release -- Mary Lou Lord, the founder of Kill Rock Stars, the director of Heaven Adores You, and Heatmiser.
His music is personal, and Elliott Smith capitalizes on that more than any other album in his discography. Thatís what Smithís self-titled album was when it was released in 1995, and thatís what it is 20 years later: an album to the listener, for the listener, from someone willing to listen. Elliott Smith is the secret you came across and cling to your heart,...
Lueda Alia on 07/31/15 - 03:34 PM
Elliott Smith's self-titled album turned 20 today. If you don't own this timeless record yet, Kill Rock Stars is selling the 180 gram vinyl for only $10.
Lueda Alia on 07/21/15 - 03:37 PM
Mariage Blanc will release their fantastic new album No Autobiography on April 7th and if you're a fan of that perfect old school indie-pop sound, then this is an release you cannot miss out on. Garnering comparisons to Real Estate, Elliott Smith and The Rosebuds around the web, you can now head to the replies to hear the new single "Blue Eyes" which was premiered on The Huffington Post.
Kyle Huntington on 01/19/15 - 08:19 AM
You can watch the first four minutes of the upcoming Elliott Smith documentary, Heaven Adores You, here.

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Jason Tate on 06/12/14 - 02:35 PM
The Elliott Smith documentary "Heaven Adores You" will premiere in San Francisco on May 5th.

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Jason Tate on 04/28/14 - 12:34 PM
The new documentary Heaven Adores You, will be the first full-length feature that is allowed to use Elliott Smith's music -- and, reportedly, will also contain some unreleased music.
Directed by Nickolas Rossi, the film is billed as ďan intimate, meditative inquiry into the life and music of Elliott Smith.Ē It will feature unreleased songs, personal pictures, and rare footage in addition to interviews with Smithís friends and collaborators. Among those appearing in the documentary are Smithís sister Ashley, Joanna Bolme, Jon Brion, Neil Gust, Larry Crane, Rob Schnapf, and many more.
Jason Tate on 04/02/14 - 10:39 AM
In memory of Elliott Smith, Under The Gun Review made a list of ten songs to remember him by.
Drew Beringer on 10/22/13 - 01:31 PM
Today marks the 10th anniversary of Elliott Smith's death. I know there are many fans ranging from utterly devoted to casual around here so take a moment to post your thoughts and favourite tracks in the replies and remember his amazing life in music. Rest in peace.
Kyle Huntington on 10/21/13 - 08:20 AM
A new Elliott Smith documentary is in the works. Heaven Adores You is being directed by Nikolas Rossi and you can find more details here.
Kyle Huntington on 12/08/11 - 01:50 PM
Elliott Smith died 8 years ago today. Let's take the time to remember this incredible musician by sharing stories, favourite songs and videos of him like we did last year.
Lueda Alia on 10/21/11 - 02:49 PM
You can now stream the From Nowhere Near You: Vol 2 compilation, which features Elliott Smith, Bright Eyes and Wilco among others, over at Under The Radar.
Lueda Alia on 07/20/11 - 06:03 AM
Listen to an unreleased Elliott Smith song titled "The Real Estate" here.
Kyle Huntington on 07/08/11 - 02:19 PM
Listen to Agnes Obel's beautiful cover of Elliott Smith's "Between the Bars" here.
Lueda Alia on 05/10/11 - 10:08 PM
We all have that one musician that got us through our darkest moments; the only one whose words were comforting and made us feel less alone when we needed it most. For me, that person would be Elliott Smith, as Iím sure he was for many others out there, and it makes sense that Iím struggling to find the right words to write this little piece in his memory. Itís been 7 years since he left and it never becomes easier to accept the fact that he is gone. I broke down when I came back from school 7 years ago and found out that my favourite musician was gone. How could a young and confused teenager like myself deal with the fact that the one person who seemed to truly understand was not going...
Lueda Alia on 10/21/10 - 04:31 PM
Benji Madden covering Elliott Smith's "Between the Bars" is in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 02/19/10 - 11:08 AM
Elliott Smith's album Roman Candle will be remastered through Kill Rock Stars on April 6, 2010.
Blake Solomon on 12/16/09 - 12:57 PM
Elliott Smith's self-titled album is on sale at Amazon MP3 today for $2.99.
Joe DeAndrea on 11/09/08 - 06:41 PM
Today marks five years since the date of Elliott Smith's death.
Steve Henderson on 10/21/08 - 08:17 PM
Bryce Avary of The Rocket Summer recently covered Elliott Smith's "Ballad of Big Nothing" and you can watch him do it in a video in the replies. Don't forget that The Rocket Summer will soon be headlining an AP.net-sponsored tour with Phantom Planet, The Secret Handshake and The Morning Light.
Paul Tao on 08/13/08 - 10:14 AM
Elliott Smith's Either/Or is on sale for $2.99 today at Amazon MP3.
Steve Henderson on 07/28/08 - 05:38 AM
Domino will release a double CD of music by Elliott Smith called New Moon. Read the replies for more info on the album.
Lueda Alia on 04/17/07 - 09:43 AM
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