The Replacements Set to Release Don’t Tell A Soul Outtakes Box Set

July 22nd, 2019 · Comments Off on The Replacements Set to Release Don’t Tell A Soul Outtakes Box Set

The Replacements have announced a new box set of alternate versions of the songs that comprised its penultimate album, Don’t Tell A Soul. Across four discs, an LP, and a cassette, the new set, entitled Dead Man’s Pop, presents Don’t Tell A Soul as it was originally intended, according to the press release over at […]

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Tom Waits’ Private Listening Party

August 29th, 2011 · Comments Off on Tom Waits’ Private Listening Party

This is a few days old, but so worth watching if: A. You’re a Tom Waits fan or B. You like awesome things. I can’t wait for the new record. Also, I can’t believe it’s been seven years since Waits has released an album. [via About Today]

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Neil Young Inducts Tom Waits into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

March 25th, 2011 · Comments Off on Neil Young Inducts Tom Waits into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

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Tom Waits Goes Retro with 78RPM Record Release

October 13th, 2010 · Comments Off on Tom Waits Goes Retro with 78RPM Record Release

One of my favorite people on the planet, Tom Waits, is releasing a limited edition, hand-numbered 78 RPM record to benefit the Preservation Hall Junior Jazz & Heritage Brass Band. Waits has collaborated with the aforementioned, elaborately named jazz ensemble to record “Tootie Ma Was A Big Fine Thing” and “Corrine Died On The Battlefield,” […]

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RETRO: Tom Waits “Frank’s Wild Years” on Late Night with David Letterman

February 2nd, 2009 · 1 Comment

Rolling Stone’s Rock&Roll Daily posted links to two Tom Waits appearances on David Letterman from the early/mid 80’s. Their point was how similar Letterman’s interviews were only a year apart, but even more astounding is Waits’ performance of “Frank’s Wild Years” off Swordfishtrombones, which has always been a highlight for me from that record. And […]

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Download Tom Waits’ concert at the Fabulous Fox theater in Atlanta

September 11th, 2008 · Comments Off on Download Tom Waits’ concert at the Fabulous Fox theater in Atlanta

If you are kicking yourself for missing Tom Waits’ Glitter and Doom tour like I am, then you will rejoice in this link. It sends you to a radpishare file of Waits’ entire show at the Fabulous Fox Theater in Atlanta, Georgia from July 5, 2008. I haven’t listened to it yet, so I can’t […]

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Tom Waits holds mock-press conference announcing Giltter and Doom tour

May 5th, 2008 · 7 Comments

Tom Waits is such a bad ass. For one thing, you never have to worry about hearing a Tom Waits song played during a commercial for nachos, as he is staunchly against using his music to sell products. The cryptically funny troubadour rarely tours, but I was lucky enough to catch him on a rare […]

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