Watch Tom Waits pay special Tribute to Letterman with a new song!

Watch Tom Waits pay special Tribute to Letterman with a new song!

Tom Waits pay tribute to David Letterman by performing a complete new song “Take One Last Look” in one och his recently very rare performances. And look if it isn´t Mr. Les Claypool from Primus playing the stand up base(or maybe not…)!
Watch the performance and interview below!

 

In 2013, the song “Shenandoah,” which Waits recorded with Keith Richards, was included on the compilation album Son Of Rogue’s Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs & Chanteys. The album was released February 19 on the ANTI- label. On May 5, 2013, Waits joined The Rolling Stones on stage at the Oracle Arena in Oakland, California to duet with Mick Jagger on the song “Little Red Rooster“.

In 2013, the songs “Hold On” and “I Don’t Wanna Grow Up” were sung by the character Beth Greene (Emily Kinney) in The Walking Dead episodes “I Ain’t a Judas” and “Infected.”

On October 27, 2013, Tom Waits performed at the 27th annual Bridge School Benefit concert in Mountain View California. Rolling Stone called it a “triumph”.

In June, 2014, Waits’ song “Come on Up to the House” from his album Mule Variations was used by producers of Orange Is the New Black on the episode “40 OZ of Furlough”