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‘I Lived my Life on Dreams and Trainsmoke’ – Tom Waits & Trains

Along with crows and scarecrows, trains form the final relief of Waits’ holy triptych of lyrical obsessions. Trains are everywhere throughout the music of Waits, perhaps enrapturing the artist through their symbolic multiplicity. Representative both of transition and escape along with homecoming, along with connoting of days of … Continue reading ‘I Lived my Life on Dreams and Trainsmoke’ – Tom Waits & Trains