Juliana Hatfield, J Mascis, Waxahatchee + More Tapped for ‘Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith’
This October, it'll have been 13 years since the world lost Elliott Smith. That same month, American Laundromat Records will help ensure that his music lives on with the release of Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith.
The label has been working on the tribute for the past year and all of the songs (except one) are brand new covers exclusive to the album. Juliana Hatfield’s cover of "Needle in the Hay" previously appeared on the label's 2014 compilation I Saved Latin! A Tribute to Wes Anderson. Listen to Hatfield's contribution above.
Here's what's confirmed (in alphabetical order by song):
Waxahatchee - "Angeles"
Julien Baker - "Ballad of Big Nothing"
Tanya Donelly - "Between the Bars"
Yuck - "Bled White"
Jesu/Sun Kil Moon - "Condor Ave"
Lou Barlow - "Division Day"
Wild Sun - "Easy Way Out"
Tomo Nakayama - "Miss Misery"
Juliana Hatfield - "Needle in the Hay"
Caroline Says - "No Name #3"
Adam Franklin - "Oh Well, Okay"
Amanda Palmer - "Pictures of Me"
William Fitzsimmons - "Say Yes"
Escondido - "Waltz #1"
J Mascis - "Waltz #2"
There are four different pre-order bundles exclusively for sale here.