News featuring Tom Waits

The following news stories mention Tom Waits. Stories are compiled from a hand-picked selection of popular music news sites based in Great Britain, Europe and the United States. Updated within the last hour.

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Monday 4th August

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Thursday 29th May

  • John Hammond On Mountain Stage

    One of America's foremost blues artists makes his 16th appearance on West Virginia's famous stage, playing songs by Tom Waits and Chuck Berry.

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Wednesday 30th April

  • Montreal Folk Festival Announces 2014 Lineup with Patty Griffin, Besnard Lakes, Bry Webb

    Here's the latest in the string of music festivals that will be coming to Montreal this summer: the Montreal Folk Festival on the Canal will be returning for five days from June 18 to June 22, and the organizers have now unveiled this year's lineup. The shows take place in Le Sud-Ouest borough and are a mix of ticketed indoor gigs and free outdoor programming. Among the artists playing ticketed indoor shows are Patty Griffin, Mark Berube and Eric Andersen. There's also a tribute to Tom Waits called "The Heart of Friday Night" that features Patrick Watson, Leif Vollebekk, Li'l Andy,...Read More

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Wednesday 23rd April

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Thursday 3rd April

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Wednesday 2nd April

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Wednesday 5th March

  • Chuck E. Weiss Ropes In Johnny Depp and Tom Waits for 'Red Beans and Weiss'

    It's been close to eight years since Chuck E. Weiss delivered his 23rd & Stout, but the veteran blues player is about to make his return. The solo artist's punnily titled Red Beans and Weiss will be his first for new label home Anti-, and it hits stores April 15. Weiss began work on the set back in the fall of 2012 following some encouragement from his friends Johnny Depp and Tom Waits, who both serve as executive producers on Red Beans and Weiss. Over the course of the next year and a half, Weiss wrote the record and split up recording sessions at Los Angeles...Read More

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’14 Mar 4 Tue

Tuesday 4th March

  • John Fordham's month in jazz – March

    British jazz talent makes waves with Zara McFarlane, Polar Bear and Sarah Gillespie, and this month sees big-name gatherings to savour in Bristol and London of jazz's most exciting talents

    Zara McFarlane has a touch of Nina's fire about her

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Sunday 16th February

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Sunday 26th January

  • Boy George: soundtrack of my life

    The singer, DJ and former Culture Club frontman on using Joni Mitchell as a marker of excellence, listening to Nico during his first sexual experience – and why David Bowie was a 'life-saver'

    Born George O'Dowd in 1961, Boy George rose to fame as the lead singer of 80s pop band Culture Club, whose hit singles included Do You Really Want to Hurt Me, Time (Clock of the Heart), and Karma Chameleon, which reached No 1 in 30 countries and was the bestselling single in the UK in 1983. With his colourful attire, braids and androgynous looks, Boy George became an integral figure of the new romantics movement in Britain, going solo in 1987 and recording music every decade since. His new single, My God, released on 26 January, is taken from his 2013 album, This is What I Do.

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