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Tom Waits

December 13, 2006

There was a great article on Tom Waits as an American icon in the Guardian a couple of days ago.

My favorite part is when we are told that Waits has “turned American music into the speech-song of ordinary men and women caught in that murky bad-smelling alleyway between the juvenile rhetoric of the ‘American dream’ and the unforgiving adult reality of contemporary life.”

Well, obviously.

One Comment leave one →
  1. David LaMotte permalink
    January 3, 2007 2:01 pm

    Hey buddy,

    Thanks for the Christmas note. It’s good to know what’s happening with you and the family, and I’ve bookmarked the Blog. 😉

    Yeah, Waits… what more is there to say?

    Stay warm,


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