Tom Waits recently met with the Wall Street Journal at a local Chinese restaurant to talk about his phenomenal new album Bad As Me which comes out October 24th.
A sample: “The public Mr. Waits is a bona fide character, a stomping, yowling beatnik who reflects the eccentric, downtrodden characters he sings about. Over lunch, he relaxes and a natural storyteller emerges. He riffs on an episode of “The Twilight Zone,” tells an anecdote about Lauren Bacall, and insists that a dead shark was once cut open in Barbados with a VCR in its stomach containing a tape of “Jaws.”
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Tom Waits was interviewed by the site Pitchfork.com via phone recently. He explained that he was at a barbershop. They claimed they “couldn’t hear any clippers in the background.” That said, the two discus a whole bunch of fascinating topics including robots, the evolution of culture and radio, Keith Richards and Tom’s incredible new album Bad As Me which comes out next week.
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Tom Waits' album Bad As Me is streaming live right now. Check your email for your invite code or go to BadAsMe.com request an invite! Read More
Click here to sign up for the mailing list so that you can be one of the first people to hear the new record Bad As Me beginning Monday, October 17th. Read More