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Elliott Smith – Thirteen

An Introduction to Elliott SmithMP3: Elliott Smith – “Thirteen” (Big Star cover) offered by Kill Rock Stars in honor of the release of An Introduction to Elliott Smith, out now.

That song is not on the compilation, but these ones are:

Elliott Smith – “Between the Bars”

Elliott Smith – “Twilight”

Elliott Smith – “Last Call”

Elliott Smith: iTunes, Amazon, Insound, eMusic, wiki

Glorious Noise Interview: KRS on Life After Touch and Go

Kill Rock StarsIf you care about independent music you may have already heard about Touch and Go ending its distribution services for other indie labels such as Drag City, Emperor Jones, Estrus, Jade Tree, Suicide Squeeze, and many others. These are tough times for independent musicians and the labels that put out their music. It’s important to support these people, and you can consider your duty to step up and pay for independent music. Buy some records, people!

Glorious Noise talked briefly to Kill Rock StarsMaggie Vail via email about what’s next for KRS.

GLONO: Are there other manufacturers who can give you good rates?

KRS: Yes, before we started working with Touch and Go in 2002 we had previously always manufactured our own stuff and that was fine. That said, we may get another p&d [pressing and distribution] or m&d [manufacturing and distribution] deal. We don’t know yet.

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