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  • Cold Cold Ground

    Chris Hill posted on October 25, 2017 18:33

    Download the Lyrics and Chords

    The songsheet is in the same key but has been abridged for BUG.

    Thomas Alan Waits (born December 7, 1949) is an American singer-songwriter, composer, and actor.

    Waits has a distinctive voice, described by critic Daniel Durchholz as sounding as though "it was soaked in a vat of bourbon, left hanging in the smokehouse for a few months, and then taken outside and run over with a car". Waits' lyrics frequently present atmospheric portraits of grotesque, often seedy characters and places, although he has also shown a penchant for more conventional ballads. He has a cult following and has influenced subsequent songwriters despite having little radio or music video support.He has been nominated for a number of major music awards and has won Grammy Awards for the albums Bone Machine and Mule Variations. In 2011, Waits was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. He is also included among the 2010 list of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Singers, as well as the 2015 list of Rolling Stone's 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time.

    ****REFORMATTED August 25, 2019 - SR****

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    Posted in: Individual Songs, BUG November 2017 Anything Goes, October 2018, October 2019 (1 Comments)


Mike Cox
# Mike Cox
Thursday, October 26, 2017 3:10 PM
So the option to sing a Tom Waits song with Chris Hill has presented its self. I don't have to think very long or hard on this one!