My Favourite Elliott Smith Song
Summary: The premise of this podcast is very simple - in each episode, we speak to a famous fan of Elliott Smith's to discuss their favourite song of his and how they got into his music.
Our guest for our final episode of 2019 is the musician Rob Grote. Rob is the lead singer and guitarist in Philadelphia band, The Districts. He's also a massive Elliott Smith fan, and in this interview we talk about his selection for his favourite song, some of the Elliott lyrics he likes and why his music is really for any occasion.
14: Ellen Kempner
13: James Alex
12: Prateek Kuhad
11: Sameer Gadhia
10: John Roderick
9: Slim Moon
8: Laura Stevenson
7: Margaret Cho
6: Charlie Campbell (plus Portland Cello Project)
5: Martin Courtney
4: Benjamin Langford-Biss
In the third episode of our second series we have two interviews for you. We start with drummer Scott McPherson discussing his favourite song pick, before musician and artist Sean Croghan tells us about the development of the Elliott Smith self-titled album and the impact it had on the music scene in Portland, Oregon.
2: Becky Albertalli and David Arnold
1: Ken Stringfellow