Articles tagged elliott smith

Elliott Smith’s Story Gets Due Respect in ‘Heaven Adores You’

Rejecting the narrative of tragedy so often imposed on the life of Elliott Smith, Heaven Adores You celebrates the life and art of one of modern music's most revered figures.

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Patrick Park: Come What Will

Patrick Park adheres to the "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" philosophy on his third full-length album.

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18 Apr 2010 // 11:35 AM

My Decade in Music

They are simply the albums that shaped my musical landscape, for which I know every lyric of every song backward and forward, that I would take with me to that mythical desert island we music lovers always talk about

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Elliott Smith: Roman Candle / From a Basement on the Hill

Bookend reissues of albums by one of the most tortured songwriting voices of his generation, Elliott Smith continues to move with his music long after he's gone.

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Elliott Smith: New Moon

The world of American pop is so much better for Elliott Smith. Can any of us who consider this an important thing get enough?

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29 Apr 2007 // 9:01 PM

Elliott Smith High Times [MP3]       Buy at Kill Rock Stars Pre-order“New Moon contains 24 songs recorded 1994-1997, a prolific time

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26 Apr 2007 // 11:28 AM

Elk City Cherries in the Snow [MP3]       Los Cruzados [MP3]       You Got Me [MP3]  

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21 Mar 2007 // 12:00 AM

In Memoriam: Elliott Smith

PopMatters returns to era of relative innocence with a one-night-only snapshot of our era's most tortured and talented songwriter.

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14 Oct 2004 // 10:00 PM

	Elliott Smith: From a Basement on the Hill

By the time of his passing last October, Elliott Smith had all but evaporated from my musical worldview. I have a fuzzy memory of seeing

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29 Apr 2002 // 10:00 PM

Elliott Smith: either/or

“Drink up baby / Stay up all night / With the things you could do / You won’t but you might / The potential you’ll be / That

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11 May 2000 // 3:00 PM

As the show progressed, I couldn¹t help but notice that the set list consisted almost entirely of tracks from Figure 8

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19 Feb 2000 // 2:00 PM

The assembled Black Cat crowd trends much younger than I'd for whatever reason anticipated. The under-21 outnumbers the grownups by something like 3-1 or greater.

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31 Dec 1994 // 10:03 PM

	Elliott Smith: Figure 8

Mr. Smith was going to have a very tough time even matching the overall quality of his last release, XO, so I approached the listening

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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