Either/Or is widely regarded as Elliott’s best album, and remains his best-selling. To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of this masterpiece, Kill Rock Stars proudly presents Either/Or: Expanded Edition. This album features the original tracks carefully remastered from original tapes under the supervision of Larry Crane, owner of Jackpot! Studios and archivist of the Estate of Elliott Smith. The additional content features five live multi-track recordings from the Yo Yo A Go Go Festival in Olympia WA in 1997, as well as three previously unreleased studio recordings and one b-side gem. Previously unreleased track " I Figured You Out " was recorded as a demo for Mary Lou Lord, who later recorded a version (produced, performed, recorded, and mixed by Elliott Smith) for her Martian Saints EP (KRS-264). Neil Gust plays doubled drums. "I Figured You Out" was recorded by Elliott Smith at Heatmiser House in 1995. The track was mixed by Larry Crane in May 2010, at Jackpot! Recording Studio.

Song Lyrics:

I’ve seen you watching
Her every time she crosses the floor
So won’t you just go and talk to
The one you really adore

I’m getting pretty used to being
The one that you always ignore
When somebody wants you
I’ve seen it before

You’re every kind of color
There ain’t nothing that you won’t claim
Your ambition and promise
And your addiction to fame

And everyone’s got a dollar
Sign after their name
When somebody wants you
You treat ’em just the same

So go on and pick up
You don’t care what poison you choose
And what person you lose
It should’ve been me, yeah
Shouldn’t it be?

A crushing quiet
Blows in through your window
To someone who wants you
That you’ll never know
But I’ll pick up around you
And clear everything out
Leave you where I found you
I figured you out
Leave you where I found you
I figured you out


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