Month: February 2016

The 11 Best Tom Waits Music Videos | Down in the Hole Podcast

DITH co-host Sam Whiles mines the eclectic, dangerous and downright weird videography of Waits Tom Waits’ music videos have always been fittingly odd affairs. The way a video can pigeonhole a song’s interpretation is no doubt something that doesn’t appeal to Waits’ recalcitrant musical vision, so the few … Continue reading The 11 Best Tom Waits Music Videos | Down in the Hole Podcast

‘I’m Just a Scarecrow Without You’ – Tom Waits & Scarecrows

Much akin to his aforementioned affinity for crows, Tom Waits seems equally entranced by scarecrows, referring to them frequently within his early career. The omnipresent, stoic guardian of a scarecrow is perhaps unsurprising as a frequent muse for Waits, both he and it stoic and brooding, relics of … Continue reading ‘I’m Just a Scarecrow Without You’ – Tom Waits & Scarecrows

#12 – ‘Big Time’ – Tom Waits Album Review

Sam & Tom are lost amid waking reverie as they sleepwalk through Waits’ kaleidoscopic swansong to his seminal Frank era, the live album/concert(s), ‘Big Time’. Help support the show’s storage costs by visiting our store: http://www.redbubble.com/people/downinthehole   Download off iTunes Stream all the episodes so far … Continue reading #12 – ‘Big Time’ – Tom Waits Album Review