The More Tom Waits Creates 'Tom Waits,' the Less Anyone Knows About Him

Alex Fine
Baltimore City Paper | July 7, 2009
Outside of his showman's persona, Waits is intensely private, banking perhaps on the presumption that his fans possess a happy lack of curiosity about what fuels his greatness. Barney Hoskyns confirmed this trait the hard way while working on Lowside of the Road.

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