Posts Tagged ‘drugs’

Tom in the sky with diamonds

May 14, 2008

Did you know?

Tom Waits tried acid once and never again. In describing the experience he recalled hallucinating¬†“hundreds of me coming at me with various unholy purposes. I remember one of me even coming on to me, and foregoing subtleties at that. It was the only time in my life I found myself scared shitless.” Ever since then Tom’s vowed to stick to the liqour, a vow that he seems to maintain with quite a bit of ease.


When giants meet

April 29, 2008

Did you know?

Before planning a collaboration with the Rolling stones, Tom Waits and Keith Richards were put together in the same room for about 15 minutes as a test run. Supposedly nothing happened. But later that night anyone who was in the building at the time got laid and also developed a dependency on an addictive drug. No conclusions have been drawn or resolutions made as to whether this is a desired or an undesired outcome of the combination.

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