elliott's second self titled solo release! only a year after roman candle, elliott signed with kill rock stars and released the 12 song record.
this record also marked the first time special guests appeared on an elliott record with rebecca gates (the spinanes) singing harmony on st. ides heaven and neil gust (no. 2) playing guitar on single file
coming up roses became elliott's first solo video. directed by ross harris.
available on cd and lp
elliott smith was recorded mostly in jan/feb 1995 at elliott's friends house (leslie and tony) except for needle in the hay and alphabet town which was record in sept. 94 at tony lash's house.
all songs by elliott smith
neil gust goes electric in single file and rebecca gates sings harmony on st. ides heaven
mixed with much help from tony lash and leslie
sleeve by neil gust, cover photo by jj gonson, inset photos by neil
a kill rock stars release