from by Kaia

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      $1 USD  or more



I was asked to play an Elliott Smith tribute show in Chapel Hill North Carolina. I decided to cover Angeles much like it's original, simply and sparsely. It's daunting to play the song of one of the most genius singer-songwriters of my time and as far as I'm concerned all time, but I also believe that his songs deserve the energy of a live performance, so that they can continue to move people and that his work is still a shared experience in a community setting (like, at a rock club). I guess I think that his spirit is encapsulated in his songs, and that's a beautiful thing to keep alive.


from I Think I'm Alone Now, released September 1, 2009
(Smith) Recorded live at Cat's Cradle in February 2005




all rights reserved



contact / help

Contact Kaia

Streaming and
Download help