I reintroduced Madeleine Peyroux’s cover of Elliott Smith’s “Between The Bars” into my radio playlist last month. Found on Peyroux’s Careless Love LP, from 2004, the track exudes a haunting, maudlin, ambiance that feels entirely displaced from the 21st century—it’s this exact displacement that gives it legs. Mystery.

MP3: Madeleine Peyroux :: Between The Bars

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3 Responses to “Madeleine Peyroux :: Between The Bars”

  1. r.i.p elliott

  2. This song is excellent! thank you…

  3. Yeah….this song just made me realize how much I miss Elliott Smith.

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