The Real Thing
Bald Faced Lie
Release Date: 1989
USA Cassette [self-released]
This was the only cassette put out by Elliott's band called Harum Scarum. It was self-released. The band was Elliott Smith, Garrick Duckler, Jason Hornick, and Tony Lash.
- The entire cassette was put on YouTube in 2022.
- This Bed is an early version of Blue Mood, a solo song Elliott performed live one time.
- Catholic is an early version of Everybody Cares, Everybody Understands.
Cassette liner notes state the follwing info:
Garrick Duckler - himself
Jason Hornick - bass
Tony Lash - drums
Elliott Smith - guitar vocals
- Produced by Harum Scarum. Engineered by Tony Lash and Neil Karas (I think, hard to read). Mixed by Tony Lash.
- Recorded at Palace Recording Studio and Sound Impressions.
- All songs written by Garrick Duckler and Elliott Smith except Small Talk by Garrick Duckler, Jason Hornick, Tony Lash, and Elliott Smith.
- Catholic arranged by Tony Lash.
Photo taken from YouTube.