In memory of Elliott Smith (August 6, 1969 – October 21, 2003)
How strange that we arrive in Los Angeles on the 2 year anneversary of Elliott Smith’s tragic death…. It made for a very somber arrival into Los Angeles. I have admired Elliott’s music from a far for a few years… but Ashton has helped me discover the depths of his work, and Elliott has affected me deeply… May his music live on in infamy.
Ashton’s staying with Jackie and I’m staying with our friend Jeff (formerly of Weekend Excursion). He’s so gracious to put us up… such a great guy… tonight I’m catching up on some emails and SLEEP! I hung a bit with some new friends Mike, Tricia, and Stefan. It was nice. and I’m tired