Archive for the 'Elliott Smith' Category

Thursday, May 13th, 2010

I reintroduced Madeleine Peyroux’s cover of Elliott Smith’s “Between The Bars” into my radio playlist last month. Found on Peyroux’s Careless Love LP, from 2004, the track exudes a haunting, maudlin, ambiance that feels entirely displaced from the 21st century—it’s this exact displacement that gives it legs. Mystery. MP3: Madeleine Peyroux :: Between The Bars […]

Wednesday, December 23rd, 2009

What is it that makes us want to deconstruct art by units of time? Lists. We love making them. We love arguing over them. And here, on the verge of a new decade, we’re in a position to do the same again. What were the best albums of the past ten years? Here at AD, […]