Friday, February 11, 2005

Frog In His Throat


When you consider a book, CD or DVD at Amazon, the site will suggest another title. If you like Maynard Ferguson, you might also enjoy Buddy Rich. But if you click on the above album, which features classic recordings of frogs and toads, Amazon suspects you'll enjoy the music of Tom Waits.

There's a certain world-weary bullfrog quality to his voice, but it seemed odd to see it spelled out.