Tom Waits - Page 2

Tom Waits & Keith Richards – “Shenandoah”

In 2006, the producer Hal Willner put together the compilation Rogue's Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys, on which big-name artists tried their hand…
Tom Breihan | January 8, 2013 - 10:20 am


The 10 Best Indie Christmas Songs

Whether you experience Christmas as a spiritual curative or a wretched crucible likely depends upon your capacity to enjoy the Yuletide season's truly disassociate spirit…
Timothy Bracy And Elizabeth Bracy | December 21, 2012 - 3:55 pm

Decemberists, Tom Waits To Appear On The Simpsons

According to a tweet from the Decemberists' Colin Meloy -- that tweet's attached image is up top -- his band will star in the upcoming…
Corban Goble | August 28, 2012 - 4:46 pm

Tom Waits – “Hell Broke Luce” Video

For a little while now, Tom Waits has been sending out cryptic email missives hyping something that was coming today. Plenty were hoping for a…
Tom Breihan | August 7, 2012 - 10:56 am

Watch Tom Waits Play Fallon

Tom Waits is making the most of his week in NY, having played "Chicago" on Letterman Monday night and "Right Raised Men" on Fallon last…
Scott Lapatine | July 11, 2012 - 3:10 pm

Watch Tom Waits Play Letterman

Tom Waits stopped by The Late Show With David Letterman last night to perform and do an interview with Dave, a chat where Waits showcased…
Corban Goble | July 10, 2012 - 9:55 am


10 Classic Albums Released 10 Years Into A Band’s Career

It's a new year, and every Thursday, we're going to be publishing a new list in this space. You guys like lists, right? Good! For…
Tom Breihan | January 5, 2012 - 4:26 pm

Straight To Video

The 5 Best Videos Of The Week

Not the most inspiring set of videos this week. Work harder, everyone! There were a few good ones, though, and we've got them listed below.
Tom Breihan | November 11, 2011 - 5:26 pm

Tom Waits – “Satisfied” Video

Jesse Dylan knows a few things about dealing with difficult, enigmatic musical-genius types. He is, after all, the son of Bob Dylan, and he directed…
Tom Breihan | November 8, 2011 - 11:31 am

Tom Waits – “Tell Me”

The internet is awash in riches borne of Waits's latest -- we've been partying around the new LP Bad As Me, and now two of…
Amrit Singh | October 27, 2011 - 11:09 am

Tom Waits – “After You Die”

Tom Waits Bad As Me is out now, and today a bonus track from the LP has hit the web. Hear "After You Die" via…
Corban Goble | October 26, 2011 - 9:42 am

Tom Waits Bad As Me Comment Party

Tom Waits has a new album coming soon, and we've already heard the title track and "Back In The Crowd." Now, the entire album is…
Tom Breihan | October 17, 2011 - 3:18 pm

Tom Waits – “Back In The Crowd”

Last month, Tom Waits let us hear the title track from his new album Bad As Me, and it was a vintage Waits junkyard-screamer of…
Tom Breihan | September 27, 2011 - 5:50 pm

Tom Waits – “Bad As Me”

Tom Waits has a new album coming out, you guys! The O.G. scraggly-voiced dustbowl surrealist will drop Bad As Me 10/25 on Anti. And today,…
Tom Breihan | August 23, 2011 - 9:28 am

Dan Deacon Does Comic-Con For Coppola’s Twixt

Comic-Con 2011 wraps up at San Diego's Convention Center today, and among the notable first timers was Baltimore's spastic electronic collagist Dan Deacon. The musician…
Scott Lapatine | July 24, 2011 - 8:49 pm