We’re sort of missing Waits this week, as William Burroughs covers this Edgars/Donaldson song from his childhood. Simon and David return for more discussion with Martin and Sam around authenticity (of voice, of writing, or of instrumental sound), the fusion of Waits and Burroughs’ writing, and the nature of wax art.
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Music extracts used for illustrative/review purposes include: 'Tain't No Sin, The Black Rider, Tom Waits (1993)
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