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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