Julien Baker – “Ballad Of Big Nothing” (Elliott Smith Cover)
Later this year, the Elliott Smith tribute album Say Yes! will be released. It’ll feature covers from Waxahatchee, Jesu/Sun Kil Moon, J. Mascis, Lou Barlow, Yuck, Amanda Palmer, Belly/the Breeders’ Tanya Donnelly, Swervedriver’s Adam Franklin, and Juliana Hatfield. Another contributor is best new band and creator of one of the best albums of last year Julien Baker. She took on Smith’s Either/Or track “Ballad Of Big Nothing,” which you can listen to via EW below.
Say Yes! A Tribute to Elliott Smith is out 10/14 via American Laundromat.