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‘As the Crow Flies, There the Truth Flies’ – Tom Waits & Crows

Though undeniably a shadowless shapeshifter of the highest order, there remains a deep mythology of motifs within the music of Tom Waits. Images and symbols that repeat across his mammoth output, helping to cohere his oft disparate soundscapes. Amongst his numinous touchtones, Waits is fascinated by trains, odd … Continue reading ‘As the Crow Flies, There the Truth Flies’ – Tom Waits & Crows