My Short Conversation With Robin Peringer

Robin Peringer used to play drums with Elliott Smith during his last concerts, the two seemed inseparable in 2003, and the musician seemed to have been very present during Elliott’s final moments. You can spot him in Gil Reyes’ documentary ‘Searching for Elliott Smith’ and he was interviewed by Liam Gowing for his Spin article…

A Friend Of Jennifer Chiba Comes To Her Defense

Recently, I have exchanged a few messages with Karrie Kirchgessner, who knows Jennifer Chiba very well. As a matter of fact, she even called her ‘a dear friend of mine’. Karrie was nice enough to answer to me, even saying she ‘would like to help clear Chiba’s name; as she is entirely innocent’. I then…

Challenging The Theory That Elliott Smith Committed Suicide Is Not A Conspiracy Theory

For years, the term ‘Conspiracy theory’ has been used to describe theories associated with Elliott Smith’s death. This recent article published by Yahoo is unoriginally using the term once again: ‘It didn’t take long for conspiracy theories to circulate — implicating Chiba in the same vicious way that some Nirvana fanatics still steadfastly believe that Courtney Love…

Excerpts Of Conversations Pointing To Domestic Abuse

Over the years, I had the opportunity to talk to different people who knew Jennifer Chiba, and this is a compilation of excerpts of conversations I had with musicians, a sound engineer and a fan who had befriended her after Elliott’s death. I can’t reveal their identities because these were private discussions, however, these excerpts…

The Numerous Knife Tales In Jennifer Chiba’s Life

Once again I may get crucified for talking about someone I barely know, although I have met Jennifer Chiba and talked to her several times, some people are probably going to dismiss my post with pompous arguments. I don’t care, if a certain author can write an entire book about a singer-songwriter, who has been…

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 any more new information… It looks like the case will remain in limbo forever. When it comes to…

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…

More Details About Elliott Smith’s Autopsy Report

Among the 27 pages of Elliott Smith’s autopsy report, page 4, which describes the stab wound #2, brings up an interesting and important detail: ‘The blade perforates the left edge of the sternum at the level of the 5th intercostal space. The defect is distorted by its intersection with the thoracotomy in this area. However, most…