September 8: Bone Machine by Tom Waits was released in 1992

“it ain’t no sin, to take off your skin and dance around in your bones” ~Tom Waits From Wikipedia: Released September 8, 1992 Recorded Prairie Sun Recording, Cotati, California Genre Rock, experimental rock, blues rock Length 53:30 Label Island Producer Tom Waits Bone Machine is a critically acclaimed and award-winning album by Tom Waits, released in 1992 on Island Records. It won a Grammy Award for Best Alternative Music …

Classic TV: Tom Waits VH1 Storytellers 1999

Baby, you got to get behind the mule! – Tom Waits The same year as Mule Variations was released, 1999, VH1 broadcast a Storyteller episode with Tom Waits. It aired in the middle of the night; I didn’t have any plans for the next day so I stayed up and watched. What a songwriter! What a storyteller! He teases the audience, plays with …

Today: Tom Waits is 64 Happy Birthday

 [He's got a voice sounding] “like it was soaked in a vat of bourbon, left hanging in the smokehouse for a few months, and then taken outside and run over with a car.”~Daniel Durchholz  “I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things.” ― Tom Waits

Today: Tom Waits: Rain Dogs was released in 1985, 28 years ago

“We are all just monkeys with money and guns.” ~Tom Waits If you get far enough away you’ll be on your way back home. ~Tom Waiys – “Blind Love” Tango till they’re sore @ Letterman 1986 + interview: From Wikipedia: Released 30 September 1985 Recorded RCA Studios Genre Rock, experimental rock Length 53:46 Label Island Producer Tom Waits Rain Dogs is the 9th …

Today: Tom Waits is 63

[He's got a voice sounding] “like it was soaked in a vat of bourbon, left hanging in the smokehouse for a few months, and then taken outside and run over with a car.” ~Daniel Durchholz “I like beautiful melodies telling me terrible things.” ― Tom Waits “We are buried beneath the weight of information, which is being confused with knowledge; quantity …

Tom Waits top 10 music videos

Wikipedia: A music video or song video is a short film integrating a song and imagery, produced for promotional or artistic purposes.Modern music videos are primarily made and used as a marketing device intended to promote the sale of music recordings. Although the origins of music videos date back much further, they came into prominence in the 1980s, when MTV based their format around the medium. Prior to the 1980s, these works were described by various …