Tom Waits http://www.kunc.org en Tom Waits Salutes (I Think) An Artist I've Never Heard Of http://www.kunc.org/post/tom-waits-salutes-i-think-artist-ive-never-heard <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eU7V4GyEuXA</p> Sun, 20 May 2012 10:54:00 +0000 Robert Krulwich 27572 at http://www.kunc.org Tom Waits Salutes (I Think) An Artist I've Never Heard Of Tom Waits: A Desperate Voice For Desperate Times http://www.kunc.org/post/tom-waits-desperate-voice-desperate-times <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15295750/tom-waits">Tom Waits</a> generally sings like a psychotic carnival barker or a drunken lounge crooner. And I really mean that as a compliment.<p>It's not everyone's cup of tea, that voice. Pushed to extremes like the characters in his songs, his voice is an exaggeration full of truth. Wed, 26 Oct 2011 18:15:00 +0000 Will Hermes 16668 at http://www.kunc.org Tom Waits: A Desperate Voice For Desperate Times