Elliott Smith Covers Beatles

Singer/songwriter Elliott Smith covers "Because," from the

Beatles' Abbey Road, on the soundtrack to the upcoming film

"American Beauty." The disc, due Oct. 5, also includes tracks by classic

rockers the Who and Free and by modern bands Folk

Implosion, the eels and Gomez. "American

Beauty," starring Kevin Spacey and Annette Bening, is a dark comedy about

passions unloosed in the suburbs.