A BSO crowd-pleaser - Washington Post
Washington PostA BSO crowd-pleaserWashington PostBut on Saturday, even this new piece boasted a pop culture connection: “The Game” is an orchestral take on Tom Waits's “Way Down in the Hole,” a different version of which was used as the theme song for each season of the HBO series “The Wire.”.
Posted on 18 June 2017 | 11:44 am
BSO soars in season finale with Marin Alsop,
Baltimore SunBSO soars in season finale with Marin Alsop, Gil Shaham and a classical tribute to 'The Wire' theme songBaltimore SunDedicated to writer David Simon, the piece is based on a theme song used on his HBO show “The Wire” — “Way Down in the Hole” by Tom Waits. Theofanidis, a major “Wire” fan, has crafted three snappy minutes of colorful, expertly crafted orchestral rock.
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 1:50 pm
Bob Seger: 16 Deep Cuts From the Rock Legend
BillboardBob Seger: 16 Deep Cuts From the Rock LegendBillboard"New Coat Of Paint" (1991, The Fire Inside): Seger certainly likes his Tom Waits and delivers this cover with plenty of lung power propulsion. "Downtown Train" (2011, Ultimate Hits): There was a bit of conflict between Seger and Rod Stewart back in ...and more »
Posted on 16 June 2017 | 6:03 am
Neil Young Quits Legendary Bridge School
HuffPostNeil Young Quits Legendary Bridge School Concert For 'Personal Reasons'HuffPost... Garcia and Bob Weir, Tom Petty, David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, Brian Wilson, the Cowboy Junkies, Patti Smith, Guns N' Roses, The WHO, Pearl Jam, Eddie Vedder, Paul McCartney, Elvis Costello, Jack White, Nora Jones, Steve Martin, and Tom Waits.Scoop: Youngs cancel annual Bridge School BenefitSan Francisco ExaminerNeil Young Says He Will No Longer Host Annual Bridge School BenefitSPINNeil Young's Bridge School Benefit Is No MoreSFistThe Bridge Schoolall 25 news articles »
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 8:05 pm
Concert review: Diana Krall stops time in
Concert review: Diana Krall stops time in Portsmouth, N.H. - Portland ...Press HeraldHer excellent band adds to the crooner's cross-generational appeal Wednesday at the Music Hall. By Steve Feeney. Share. facebook. tweet. email. print.and more »
Posted on 15 June 2017 | 3:40 pm
Keith Richards shares two new solo songs
Listen to the two songs below. Crosseyed Heart hits shelves on September 18th. In related news, Tom Waits recently penned a short poem honoring Richards’ life and career.
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:58 am
Readers recommend: melancholy songs
Suggest selections for a special form of sadness in songs for this week’s sorrowful but strangely uplifting topic “Misery is the river of the world,” grunts out an energetically downbeat Tom Waits. “Melancholy is sadness that has taken on lightness ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:41 pm
Tampa Theatre is worth the drive
2, with a panel discussion featuring marine biologists. Concerts used to be a staple of the Tampa Theatre season, and such acts as the Police, Tom Waits, the Ramones and Elvis Costello have performed there. Changes in the concert industry have limited the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:57 pm
10 Years Later, a Witness Remembers
I’ve never met anyone who longs for Atlanta, or Charlotte, or Lexington for that matter. As Tom Waits sings: “Well I wish I was in New Orleans, I can see it in my dreams.” When I got back to the U.S., I flew to Memphis (New Orleans was shut ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 12:52 pm
B-Sides: Tom Walbank
"Picture the Blues" is the musician's new art book that features beautiful black and white portraits of music legends like Miles Davis, Tom Waits, Son House and many more. Just how many more, you ask? Well, the book offers up an impressive 250 different ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 6:26 pm