24 Elliott Smith Recordings To Be Released

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Fans of Elliott Smith may have resigned themselves to the fact that they’d never again hear new material from the mournful tunesmith after the posthumous release of 2004’s From a Basement on the Hill. But chin up! Kill Rock Stars has announced the release of New Moon, a two-disc collection of songs Smith recorded from 1995-1997, the same prolific writing/recording time during which he recorded his second and third albums, Elliott Smith and Either/Or. Both were released by Kill Rock Stars.

New Moon is set for release on CD and double LP on May 8th, 2007. A portion of proceeds from the album’s sales will go to Outside In, a Portland, Ore.-based group that provides services to homeless and low-income youth and young adults.

Smith died in Los Angeles on October 21st, 2003, of as-yet-undetermined causes.

New Moon’s complete tracklisting:

Disc 1
Angel In The Snow
Talking To Mary
High Times
New Monkey
Looking Over My Shoulder
Going Nowhere
Riot Coming
All Cleaned Out
First Timer
Go By
Miss Misery (early version)

Disc 2
Georgia Georgia
Whatever (folk song in c)
Big Decision
New Disaster
Seen How Things Are Hard
Fear City
Pretty Mary K (other version)
Almost Over
See You Later
Half Right

Related links:
SweetAdeline.net, the official Elliott Smith website
Kill Rock Stars’ official website
Outside In’s official website