Any Elliott Smith Fans?

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  1. chapped

    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Was in an Elliott Smith kind of mood so I drove over to the Figure 8 wall and took a few pictures..

    Fuck I miss that drunken bastard



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    Something's happening, don't speak too soon
    I told the boss off and made my move
    Got no where to go

    Son of Sam, son of a shining path, the clouded mind
    Couple killer each and every time

    I'm not uncomfortable, feeling weird
    Long revered options disappear

    But I know what to do

    Son of Sam, son of a doctor's touch, a nurse's love
    Acting under orders from above

    King for a day

    Son of Sam, son of a shining path, the clouded mind
    Couple killer running out of time

    Shiva opens her arms now
    To make sure I don't get too far
    I may talk in my sleep tonight 'cause I don't know what I am
    I'm a little like you, more like son of Sam




    Read more: Elliott Smith - Son Of Sam Lyrics | MetroLyrics
     
  2. shamrackle

    shamrackle Well-Known Member

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    Big fan, usually listen to something by him every day, favorite songs would probably be St.Ides heaven, and Coming up roses, amongst alot of great songs...waiting for the documentary "Heaven adores you" to come out on dvd.
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    Same here... No Name #3 and St.Ides are my favs... saw him on his last 3 tours.. always drunk always an amazing show
     
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    chapped Well-Known Member

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    High on amphetamines
    The moon is a light bulb breaking
    It'll go around with anyone
    But it won't come down for anyone







     
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    Got some good tunes, though I don't know much beyond the popular stuff and this Big Star cover

     
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    Elliott Smith was a great talent and quite a role model for Artie. Anybody can stab himself once. Only a real man can do it twice.
     
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    yes big fan
     
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    Big fan here...

     
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    To be fair to Artie, Elliott ' s cunt gf killed him
     
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    Brilliant song
     
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    Loved his version of this classic

     
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    Bums me out because that was closer to the end. ..
     
  13. Elsalvador1990

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    yeah, good stuff.
     
  14. Dan

    Dan Do you like my car?

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    Always think of this guy when I hear his name... I'm dumb.

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    Might be why ppl don't like your car
     
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    Yeah, that is a real possibility.
     
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    Hell yeah, was listening to new moon this morning
     
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    Big fan, big fan. The wife thinks I am depressed every time I listen to a couple of albums in a row. His music makes me happy tho.
     
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    Huge fan, XO is flawless, and still in my top 5 favorite albums. He was a great and talented soul, his fingerpicking skills still can't be replicated the way he played them.
     
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    Saw him in concert at a tiny venue in Vegas in 2000.
     
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