Tag Archives: Tom Waits

BK PHOTO SERIES: CONEY ISLAND

by kristen bartley For over a century Coney Island has established itself as one of America’s great cultural icons. ¬†This Brooklyn mecca has been a reoccurring subject in American pop culture from a mention in Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby, to the theme of songs by Tom Waits, The Velvet Underground, Lou Reed, and Death Cab [...]

MORE ART VOL. 1

by marissa bea Alrighty folks, seeing as this site is dedicated to music AND art, I think it is only fitting that we have a More Art section to coincide with the More Music section that has become a nice staple in our lives. So, every week, we’re going to not only give you tidbits [...]

SWAY MACHINERY @ LE POISSON ROUGE

by marc amigone The Sway Machinery is a creative collaboration between five of the most dynamic musicians on the NY scene, bass saxophonist Colin Stetson of Arcade Fire and Tom Waits’ Band, horn players Stuart Bogie and Jordan McLean of Antibalas, Brian Chase of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and frontman Jeremiah Lockwood of Balkan Beat [...]

THE SWAY MACHINERY

by marc amigone (photo by heather conley) What do you get when you take bluesman and Balkan Beat Box guitarist Jeremiah Lockwood, add the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s drummer Brian Chase, two horn players from Antibalas, Stuart Bogie and Jordan McLean, and bass saxophonist Colin Stetson of Arcade Fire and Tom Waits’ band? The funkiest bar [...]

TOM WAITS FOR NO MAN

by josiah (photo by anton corbijn) Since Rock and Roll history is one that is always writing and rewriting itself, its easy to see the treadmill breaking down for so many of the old soldiers Ė Iím not even going to bother with names, but if youíve paid over 100 dollars to go see an [...]