I've made no secret anywhere that I am a big Tom Waits fan.
Here is a unique perspective on him, from an interview he did in Australia in 1979 and some others.
Several years later on the same show.
The Mike Douglas show (1976) performing, Eggs and Sausages
With Martin Mull and Fred Willard on Norman Lear's, Fernwood Tonight (1977) performing, "The Piano has been drinking"
Tom on Letterman doing Swordfish Trombone's (1983) Frank's Wild Years
I'll end with an interesting web site talking about Tom's works,
. Not the best reviews, not the worst, but with some interesting comments, nonetheless.
Let's not forget