C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Tom Waits

C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Tom Waits

Tom waits is known for his abstract lyrics and portrayals of seedy characters and places in his music. However, in this tune off his 1976 album, "Small Change", Waits personifies inanimate objects to create the weekend dive bar-type atmosphere that defined his early releases.

June 22, 1976 - An Outbreak Of Haywire.

News of the day for June 22, 1976 - Swine flu vaccinations hit a snag for children, Massachusetts State employees strike, Air Canada shuts down, Canada votes to end Capital Punishment, cost of living up, fallout from Liz Ray-Wayne Hays scandal, West Point Cheating scandal wide spread. And sewage comes back to haunt New York.

May 24, 1976 "I Can't File - I Can't Type".

News of the day for May 24, 1976 - The Wayne Hays - Elizabeth Ray scandal breaks on Capitol Hill. The SST begins flights to U.S. - Relations between Sweden and the U.S. get back to normal. Fighting continues in Beirut and U.S. Steel threatens to pull up stakes and move from Pittsburgh to Texas.