Tom Waits - Bawlers 2LP
For the first time, Tom Waits will make available as individual records his 2006 classic 56 song release Orphans: BRAWLERS, BAWLERS AND BASTARDS.
The collection of 56 songs went far beyond a simple career retrospective. It dipped back as far as 1984 with the bulk of its songs hailing from the mid-nineties onward. Over 2/3 of the material had never been heard when originally released in 2006 and had 30 newly recorded songs. Orphans also featured a number of songs finding a home on a Waits’ album for the first time. They included Waits’ unique interpretations of songs by such diverse talents as The Ramones, Daniel Johnston, Kurt Weill & Bertolt Brecht and Leadbelly. These outtakes, rarities and the previously unreleased material were separately grouped into themes and named, Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards. And now these titles will be released individually.
Brawlers is a collection of raucous blues and full-throated juke joint stomps.
Bawlers is a collection of Celtic and country ballads, waltzes, lullabies, piano and classic lyrical Waits’ songs.
Bastards is a collection of experimental music and strange tales.
1. Bend Down The Branches (Remastered)
2. You Can Never Hold Back Spring (Remastered)
3. Long Way Home (Remastered)
4. Widow's Grove (Remastered)
5. Little Drop Of Poison (Remastered)
6. Shiny Things (Remastered)
7. World Keeps Turning (Remastered)
8. Tell It To Me (Remastered)
9. Never Let Go (Remastered)
10. Fannin Street (Remastered)
1. Little Man (Remastered)
2. It's Over (Remastered)
3. If I Have To Go (Remastered)
4. Goodnight Irene (Remastered)
5. The Fall Of Troy (Remastered)
6. Take Care Of All My Children (Remastered)
7. Down There By The Train (Remastered)
8. Danny Says (Remastered)
9. Jayne's Blue Wish (Remastered)
10. Young At Heart (Remastered)