6. Swordfishtrombone…..Tom Waits.
The enigmatic genius of Tom Waits at the begging of that amazing journey when he went from trad songwriter with a drunken piano to the clanking genius with albums that sounded like snooker hall blues and vaudeville plays all rolled into one
For me the best complete album he ever recorded. I play this at any time and it gets me in a good strange mood. A real Amerikan artiste.’
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