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Irish Examiner
Saoirse Ronan: 'My voice is gone since performing on Broadway'world of theatre in March. Vocal rest: Saoirse revealed she’s losing her voice
Saoirse Ronan: 'My voice is gone since performing on Broadway'
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 hours ago
world of theatre in March. Vocal rest: Saoirse revealed she’s losing her voice on Broadway | VIPIRELAND.COM “I sound like Tom Waits right now! I basically sound like Tom Waits all the time onstage!” Meanwhile, the Carlow native admitted her stint... Read more
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DW
Natalia Mateo receives ECHO award as Best Newcomer in Jazz music |lifestyle," Natalia says. Suspended between creativity and silence Natalia lik
Natalia Mateo receives ECHO award as Best Newcomer in Jazz music |
DW / Posted 6 days ago
lifestyle," Natalia says. Suspended between creativity and silence Natalia likes artists who "sound different" such as Tom Waits, Björk or Gretchen Parlato. She also appreciates artists who are able to play around with language, or who even... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam pairs with Jesca Hoop at the Civic TheatreReins, and Sing into My Mouth contains all covers). Hoop, a relative unknown wh
Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam pairs with Jesca Hoop at the Civic Theatre
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 8 days ago
Reins, and Sing into My Mouth contains all covers). Hoop, a relative unknown whose break came while working as a nanny for Tom Waits, seems a peculiar choice as co-pilot — until you hear them sing together, and it becomes difficult to imagine the... Read more
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Al.com
St. Paul & the Broken Bones to release new album, 'Sea of Noise,' in September 2016the new record focus on hope, redemption, salvation and social justice, Janeway
St. Paul & the Broken Bones to release new album, 'Sea of Noise,' in September 2016
Al.com / Posted 8 days ago
the new record focus on hope, redemption, salvation and social justice, Janeway said. Inspirations included artists such as Tom Waits and Nick Cave, and the 2015 book "Just Mercy," written by Bryan Stevenson of the Equal Justice Initiative. "I had... Read more
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Pitchfork
Bob Dylan: Fallen Angels Album Reviewand, when drooping pedal steel figures dominate the action, a Texas barroom. Wh
Bob Dylan: Fallen Angels Album Review
Pitchfork / Posted 8 days ago
and, when drooping pedal steel figures dominate the action, a Texas barroom. When creaky cellos and horn soloists crop up, Tom Waits’ more muted '00s output comes to mind. But this atmosphere sounds like a byproduct of who could make it to the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Bob Dylan, Mudcrutch, My Morning Jacket and Pup top this week's new musicto them a younger audience by pairing them with Ben Harper and Robert Randolph
Bob Dylan, Mudcrutch, My Morning Jacket and Pup top this week's new music
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 days ago
to them a younger audience by pairing them with Ben Harper and Robert Randolph on covers of Prince, Stevie Wonder, Tom Waits and more — have been resurrected. Better still: They’ve been expanded with live bonus cuts. Heaven... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Solid Country Gold; Peter Rowan & Town Mountain; The Mobros; Women & Bowiethis program is the juxtaposition of having women sing very gruff, masculine-so
Solid Country Gold; Peter Rowan & Town Mountain; The Mobros; Women & Bowie
Charleston City Paper / Posted 12 days ago
this program is the juxtaposition of having women sing very gruff, masculine-sounding songs,” Holler says. “We started with Tom Waits and then we moved on to Neil Young.” But there is an ambiguity in Bowie’s lyrics that drew Holler to the project.... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to missThe Asheville, N.C.-based singer-songwriter enchants audiences with a gravelly
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to miss
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 12 days ago
The Asheville, N.C.-based singer-songwriter enchants audiences with a gravelly vocal style that's drawn comparisons to Tom Waits. Here Comes the Kracken to rock Ground Zero Spartanburg: GROUND ZERO, 3052 Howard St., 864-948-1661: Here Comes... Read more
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examiner.com
Exclusive with Oregon-based music artist McDougall on the eve of album release(NL). Who do you like to listen to, why? And who are you listening to right no
Exclusive with Oregon-based music artist McDougall on the eve of album release
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
(NL). Who do you like to listen to, why? And who are you listening to right now? I'm all over the place, from Vivaldi to Tom Waits. After this many years, I just started really listening to Simon and Garfunkel and Charles Mingus. Is there a... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
In new album, Dylan charts unlikely Sinatra pathof the music critics say I can't sing. I croak. Sound like a frog. Why don't th
In new album, Dylan charts unlikely Sinatra path
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 13 days ago
of the music critics say I can't sing. I croak. Sound like a frog. Why don't these same critics say similar things about Tom Waits?" he said, also charging that Leonard Cohen did not face the same level of scrutiny over his voice. - Songs that... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
'Leftfield genius' from New York who makes his own bizarre instruments heading to Widnescalled ‘The Hornicator’. Promoters have described him as a ‘leftfield genius’
'Leftfield genius' from New York who makes his own bizarre instruments heading to Widnes
Liverpool Echo / Posted 17 days ago
called ‘The Hornicator’. Promoters have described him as a ‘leftfield genius’ combining the lyrical storytelling of Tom Waits and the musical adventurousness of David Byrne with a dash of Wilf Lunn. The show is part of a UK tour. Jaki... Read more
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Missoula Independent
Glam anticsyou why. Perhaps the Missoula band just kind of pushes all the right buttons fo
Glam antics
Missoula Independent / Posted 19 days ago
you why. Perhaps the Missoula band just kind of pushes all the right buttons for someone like me who loves the Pixies and Tom Waits and Fugazi and David Bowie. They also put on a spectacle at their shows with animal masks, banter and glam antics.... Read more
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Salt Lake City Weekly
Music Picks May 12-18of punk influence and, toward the end, they edged toward a more industrial soun
Music Picks May 12-18
Salt Lake City Weekly / Posted 20 days ago
of punk influence and, toward the end, they edged toward a more industrial sound. While guitarist Harry Cody wound up in Tom Waits' band, Skold followed his industrial muse, recording under his own name as well as with genre heavyweights Ohgr,... Read more
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DW
Thorsten Schmidt: 'Heidelberg must become the world's center of art song' |Does the perception of the genre depend on what generation you are in? Yes, pa
Thorsten Schmidt: 'Heidelberg must become the world's center of art song' |
DW / Posted 21 days ago
Does the perception of the genre depend on what generation you are in? Yes, partly. But works by artists like Bob Dylan, Tom Waits and other singer-songwriters can also be considered art songs. To think outside the box, we could organize evenings... Read more
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Petluma360.com
Petaluman combines skills in music, writingin American folk and traditional music.” SB: Can you list a few of your songwr
Petaluman combines skills in music, writing
Petluma360.com / Posted 21 days ago
in American folk and traditional music.” SB: Can you list a few of your songwriting influences? CS: “Sure … John Prine, Tom Waits, Merle Haggard, Guy Clark, Joni Mitchell, and Rodney Crowell.” Samson spent nearly five years on his latest CD... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
Devil and the Blues Ubu NightPatton, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, John Lee Hooker, Nina Simone, The Rolling
Devil and the Blues Ubu Night
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 21 days ago
Patton, Bessie Smith, Billie Holiday, John Lee Hooker, Nina Simone, The Rolling Stones, Van Morison, Diamanda Galas, Tom Waits and Nick Cave. As a lead-in to the Cavell Leitch New Zealand Jazz and Blues Festival, Free Theatre presents a... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Peter Wolf shares his cure for lonelinessI don't see anything wrong with that," he says. "It's just not something I pers
Peter Wolf shares his cure for loneliness
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
I don't see anything wrong with that," he says. "It's just not something I personally choose to do. I admire people like Tom Waits, Loretta Lynn or Van Morrison who continue to put out good work. There's a stigma with rock 'n' roll — it was... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CALucía García brings her piano-driven ballads and songs to Pine Street Saloon th
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 26 days ago
Lucía García brings her piano-driven ballads and songs to Pine Street Saloon this Wednesday, May 11. She lists Carole King, Tom Waits, Elton John, and Fats Waller as influences King Ropes started their upcoming album, DIRT, in Brooklyn, and they... Read more
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Northern Star
Adam Hole is back with a vengeancethumpy beat. Loud 1970s rock and blues, with a touch of Hillbilly picking are
Adam Hole is back with a vengeance
Northern Star / Posted 26 days ago
thumpy beat. Loud 1970s rock and blues, with a touch of Hillbilly picking are his thing. Neil Young, Jimi Hendrix and Tom Waits have recently joined the muscled man’s songbook along with some fine intricate picking originals. “Don’t put me in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Writer restores house (and a life) in 'Detroit Hustle'Haimerl (Photo: "Detroit Hustle") “Matilda,” as Kaebnick, 44, a software engin
Writer restores house (and a life) in 'Detroit Hustle'
Detroit Free Press / Posted 27 days ago
Haimerl (Photo: "Detroit Hustle") “Matilda,” as Kaebnick, 44, a software engineer and musician, dubbed the home after a Tom Waits song, may have cost more than they expected — they cashed out their retirement savings and borrowed funds from... Read more
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Orange County Register
The 20 best things we saw at Stagecoachgroup performed “Silver Wings” in honor of the late Merle Haggard, who died Apr
The 20 best things we saw at Stagecoach
Orange County Register / Posted 29 days ago
group performed “Silver Wings” in honor of the late Merle Haggard, who died April 6. On other stages, the eclectic Tom Waits meets Motorhead meets Americana group Tigerman WOAH played part of Prince’s “Purple Rain” and Little Big Town did... Read more
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RTE News
Cork man wins top songwriting prize in Nashvillemecca Nashville. His song, Silence, received first place in the Lyrics Categor
Cork man wins top songwriting prize in Nashville
RTE News / Posted 1 months ago
mecca Nashville. His song, Silence, received first place in the Lyrics Category, which was judged by a panel including Tom Waits and Bill Withers. Two of O'Rourke's other tracks, Shining for You and I'll Forget You in the Morning, also placed... Read more
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Philly.com
Pearl Jam packs in the fan favorites in first night at Wells Fargo Centeryou," he added, and the couple were featured on the huge concert screen for muc
Pearl Jam packs in the fan favorites in first night at Wells Fargo Center
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
you," he added, and the couple were featured on the huge concert screen for much of the next song, "Picture in a Frame," by Tom Waits and Kathleen Brennan. Vedder played the acoustic guitar by himself, a soulful tribute. As the second set began,... Read more
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Times News
Free show Friday at Mauch Chunk Opera HouseFor the past 15 years, Spottiswoode & His Enemies have become a New York instit
Free show Friday at Mauch Chunk Opera House
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
For the past 15 years, Spottiswoode & His Enemies have become a New York institution, drawing comparisons to Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits and The National to Ray Davies and Nick Cave, they have been profiled on NPR’s Weekend Edition, World Cafe and... Read more
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Blogcritics.org
Charlie Ballantine – ‘Providence’covers are a short version, a kind of folksy interlude perhaps, of Stephen Fost
Charlie Ballantine – ‘Providence’
Blogcritics.org / Posted 1 months ago
covers are a short version, a kind of folksy interlude perhaps, of Stephen Foster’s “Gentle Lena Clare,” a dark vision of Tom Waits’ “Temptation,” and an elegant version of the Leonard Cohen classic, “Hallelujah.” This last features some fine alto... Read more

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