Mothers Speak Baby Talk Regardless of Their
Seeker (blog)Mothers Speak Baby Talk Regardless of Their LanguageSeeker (blog)“For example, we can easily discern idiosyncratic voices, such as Barry White (famously velvety), Gilbert Gottfried (nasal), and Tom Waits (gravelly), even if they're all singing the same note (pitch) with the same rhythm.” RELATED: Muhammad Ali Speech ...Uncovering the sound of 'motherese,' baby talk across languagesGears Of Bizall 7 news articles »
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 8:13 am
Second Alzheimer's stamp for artist Matt
Linn's Stamp NewsSecond Alzheimer's stamp for artist Matt MahurinLinn's Stamp NewsMahurin's work has appeared in Time, Newsweek, Rolling Stone and other publications, and he has directed music videos for performers including Joni Mitchell, Tom Waits and U2. While the 2008 stamp has a square shape, technical details recently ...
Posted on 16 October 2017 | 6:48 am
The Best Thing In Texas: St. Vincent's
Texas MonthlyThe Best Thing In Texas: St. Vincent's 'Masseduction'Texas MonthlyThe album is expansive, happy to defy expectations as it shifts tones and genres (“Los Ageless” is followed by the minimal, Tom Waits-y piano ballad “Happy Birthday, Johnny”). It might feel disjointed, except it's all connected by Clark's powerful ...and more »
Posted on 15 October 2017 | 10:31 am
King Krule: The Ooz review – an immersive
The GuardianKing Krule: The Ooz review – an immersive listenThe GuardianArchy Marshall manages to cram the spirits of Tom Waits and Mick Jones into his undernourished frame. His unusual, atmospheric music is infused with jazz and the smoky paranoia of dubstep. King Krule's second album under the name (Marshall has a few ...
Posted on 15 October 2017 | 12:02 am
Tom Waits' music shines through Wicked Grin
North Shore NewsTom Waits' music shines through Wicked GrinNorth Shore NewsWicked Grin: Tom Waits Revisited, Kay Meek Centre, Friday, Oct. 13 and Saturday, Oct. 14 at 7:30 p.m. John Hammond, under the musical direction of Steve Dawson, performs with Los Lobos' David Hidalgo, Jill Barber, Jim Byrnes and a house band featuring ...
Posted on 12 October 2017 | 2:36 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