A Few Elliott Smith Childhood Pictures, Taken From A Family Album

Childhood pictures are always sweet, sometimes bitter sweet, especially when the person has passed away. Singer, songwriter and musician Elliott Smith, best known for his albums ‘XO’ and ‘Figure 8’ released on Dreamwork Records, almost rose to mainstream prominence when his song ‘Miss Misery’ (which is featured in the soundtrack for the Gus Van Sant film ‘Good…

Revisiting Elliott Smith’s Death With Domestic Abuse Data

This week will mark the 13th anniversary of the death of Elliott Smith, and his case is still unsolved. Someone confirmed to me this week that the police was no longer working on the case or even taking anymore new information… It looks like the case will remain in limbo forever. When it comes to domestic…

The Fake Connection Between The Deaths Of Robin Williams And Elliott Smith

When Robin Williams committed suicide in 2014, comparisons were made between Elliott Smith and the actor, probably due to the fact they were involved in the same movie, Gus Van Sant’s ‘Goodwill Hunting’. Elliott composed the music of the movie – and was even nominated for an Academy Awards for ‘Miss Misery’ – and Robin…

Elliott Smith’s Step-Mother Accused Jennifer Chiba Of Murder… According To Chiba

According to Jennifer Chiba, Elliott Smith’s step-mother accused Chiba of murdering him.  Here is how it came about: When Jennifer Chiba sued Elliott Smith’s estate in 2004, or more precisely Elliott’s stepmother, Marta Greenwald who is the representative of his estate, she was represented by Oldman, Colley, Sallus, Gold, Birnberg & Coleman, Ronald Gold and…

A Forensic Pathologist Re-Examines Elliott Smith’s Autopsy Report

I have no doubt Dr. Scheinin who carried out Elliott Smith’s autopsy is a renown professional and did a careful analysis, however the manner of death was left undetermined, and we still don’t know what happened more than 12 years later. I understand that cases are often very specific and that a specialist is never careful…

What Anton Newcombe Knows Or Doesn’t Know About Elliott Smith’s Death

The Brian Jonestown Massacre is on tour again and will play a few dates in Los Angeles next month. May be this is why I was thinking about their frontman Anton Newcombe this week, but I was more concerned about what he told me 11 years ago, than about his music. I was re-reading old interviews.

What Do We Know About Forces Necessary To Stab Oneself?

When it comes to looking for the truth, I tend to relay on science, I know what people are gonna say, science doesn’t equal truth but this is the best tool we have, right? Will we ever know how the universe expand, how life appeared on earth, how exactly the brain functions thanks to science?…