Tom Waits Quote
As quoted in: Creem Magazine, March 1978
Picture Source: Wikimedia CommonsTom Waits
Born: December 7, 1949 (age 68)
Occupation: Musician, actor, composer
Bio: Thomas Alan Tom Waits is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and actor. Waits has a distinctive voice, described by critic Daniel Durchholz as 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.
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