Universal acclaim- based on 41 Ratings
RichardPDec 2, 2006Simply the greatest and most moving album i have ever had the pleasure to listen to.
markNov 30, 2006there is no finer album in its genre, whatever that genre might be. waits is a little like psychoanalysis or lsd - until you have "experienced" it, there is no understanding it.… Full Review »
DanielTMay 22, 2006This is indeed an unusual output from Toom Wiats, somehow underrated after its release and definately requires some patience whilst digesting. Still many of the songs are remarkeably well-written, and the overall result is excellent. One of the best albums from the "third period" of Tom Waits' music output. Notice 'Kommienezuspadt' and 'Poor Edward' in particular. The two songs sum up much of either side of his remarkeable musicianship.… Full Review »