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    http://www.latimes.com/entertainment...-entnews-music



    Waits to perform at legal benefit, mulls a tour
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    By Geoff Boucher, Los Angeles Times Staff Writer
    December 13, 2007
    On his album "Blood Money," Tom Waits sang of people he could never trust: "A woman when she weeps, a merchant when he swears, a thief who says he'll pay, a lawyer when he cares." Well, scratch the attorney off that list. Waits will be making a rare stage appearance on Jan. 22 at a benefit for Bet Tzedak Legal Services, which provides legal representation for poor and disabled clients in the L.A. area.

    Waits said in a statement that he signed up for the event at the Century Plaza Hotel because attorney Kevin Marks will be receiving the prestigious Luis Lainer Founder's Award.

    "Kevin Marks is a longtime friend and ally," the singer said. "A champion of artist and human rights. He has pulled my goyim tuchis out of many a fire."

    Bet Tzedak, which is Hebrew for "house of justice," gives legal aid to 10,000 people annually. Tickets for the benefit are $400 and are available at www.bettzedek.org.

    Waits, who has just been nominated for a Grammy, also hinted that he may soon tour, a rarity for the eccentric boneyard troubadour. "Somehow we return like the salmon to perform in important towns like Nimrod, Minn.; Square Butt, Mont.; Peculiar, Mo.; or Diagonal, Iowa. We just may be coming to a theater near you," he said.





    omg...if he plays Coachella then that dream will come true....
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    That would be so badass

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    won't happen.
    "We're on a mission from God"

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    That just made perfect sense to cloud...
    I see in the near future a crisis approaching that unnerves me and causes me to tremble for the safety of my country. . . . corporations have been enthroned and an era of corruption in high places will follow, and the money power of the country will endeavor to prolong its reign by working upon the prejudices of the people until all wealth is aggregated in a few hands and the Republic is destroyed.

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    I would kill to see Tom Waits, but i don't want him to come to Coachella. I would much rather see him at the Wiltern or someplace a little more suited to his style of music.
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    Most likely my only chance of seeimg him would be if he was at coachella.
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    If he plays within a zillion mile radius of here I'm going to pee my pants.

    I might just do it anyway.

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    Tom Waits! Seriously, a tour would be amazing. As would a closing spot on the outdoor theatre...
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    And it's been long established that Chris hates fun.
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    I took my niece this year and it was her first Coachella. It was so fun to see it through her eyes. She thought it felt like a magical scene from Shreck. The one where all the fairy tale creatures meet for the first time in Shreck's swamp.

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    This would truly be a Christmas miracle.

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    Waits Press conference on May 5th at 9am EST

    "Tune in and view highlights from the press conference held by musician and iconoclast Tom Waits on Monday, May 5 at www.tomwaits.com beginning at 9am EST."

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    dammmmmit, if you like TW so much, support this concert ... i dont usually spam but this is benefit spam .. (not saying he will for sure be there, but there are rumours) x****

    Featured: The Who, Pearl Jam, Sheryl Crow, Green Day, Billy Corgan & James Iha, Tom Waits (Sat. only), Emmylou Harris (Sun. only), Lucinda Williams and Brian Wilson.

    sorry Bridge School Benefit Concert
    Have Another Hit Of Colorado Sunshine

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    What's going on? I want in on this.
    U MAD?

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    hopefully he will be announcing details of his tour this monday

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    Yeahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh.

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    uncle vernon.. uncle vernon.. independent as a hog on ice! .. he's a big shot.. down there at the slaughterhouse.. plays accordian for mr. weiss.
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    Uncle Bill will never leave a will
    And the tumor is as big as an egg
    Has a mistress, she's Puerto Rican
    And they say she has a wooden leg.









    Alma and I had a singalong to that song on the way to Indio while Steve played videogames in the back seat.

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    Tom was brilliant at Bridge School Benefit last year...can't wait to see him again.

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    the jukebox has to take a leak
    Then I will hold you down and spit her percolations all over you until you're as greasy as the day she regrets pushing your big fat ass out her big fat cunt.

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    Quote Originally Posted by canexplain View Post
    dammmmmit, if you like TW so much, support this concert ... i dont usually spam but this is benefit spam .. (not saying he will for sure be there, but there are rumours) x****

    Featured: The Who, Pearl Jam, Sheryl Crow, Green Day, Billy Corgan & James Iha, Tom Waits (Sat. only), Emmylou Harris (Sun. only), Lucinda Williams and Brian Wilson.

    sorry Bridge School Benefit Concert
    Wait wait wait... What's this about Corgan and Iha playing together?
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    Quote Originally Posted by PassiveTheory View Post
    Wait wait wait... What's this about Corgan and Iha playing together?
    That's the Bridge School 1999 line up.

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    nice bump...hopefully a stop in Denver will be done.
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    tomorrow 9am EST!

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    9am EST? So when I wake up... I will find out if I am seeing Tom Waits this summer.
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    And it's been long established that Chris hates fun.
    Quote Originally Posted by Hatinisbad View Post
    I took my niece this year and it was her first Coachella. It was so fun to see it through her eyes. She thought it felt like a magical scene from Shreck. The one where all the fairy tale creatures meet for the first time in Shreck's swamp.

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    ...like a kid at christmas...

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    Quote Originally Posted by AMultitudeOfCasualities View Post
    I would kill to see Tom Waits, but i don't want him to come to Coachella. I would much rather see him at the Wiltern or someplace a little more suited to his style of music.
    I thought that too, but I saw him at Bridge School Benefit last year and it was great. Of course I imagine I would have been able to appreciate him even more in a smoky nightclub, but I'll take what I can get.

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    Quote Originally Posted by orbit View Post
    tomorrow 9am EST!
    20 mins!!
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    i know he's not gunna stop in miami but a kid can dream, right
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    3 Texas dates!! OMG


    Tour - Orpheum
    Tuesday, June 17, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Phoenix, US

    Tour - Orpheum
    Wednesday, June 18, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Phoenix, US

    Tour - Plaza Theatre
    Friday, June 20, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    El Paso, US

    Tour - Jones Hall
    Sunday, June 22, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Houston, US

    Tour - Palladium
    Monday, June 23, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Dallas, US

    Tour - Brady Theatre
    Wednesday, June 25, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Tulsa, US

    Tour - Fox Theatre
    Thursday, June 26, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    St Louis, US

    Tour - Ohio Theatre
    Saturday, June 28, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Columbus, US

    Tour - Civic Theatre
    Sunday, June 29, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Knoxville, US

    Tour - Moran Theatre
    Tuesday, July 1, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Jacksonville, US

    Tour - Saenger Theatre
    Wednesday, July 2, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Mobile, US

    Tour - Alabama Theatre
    Thursday, July 3, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Birmingham, US

    Tour - Fox Theatre
    Saturday, July 5, 2008 @ 9:00 PM
    Atlanta, US

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    no denver but 2 phoenix? wtf?
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    and here is the video


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