The Essential Tom Waits Songs

By Jered Noonan
June 28, 2020

Here are the Essential Tom Waits Songs that are must-listens for any music lover.  Check out my Spotify playlist that has a few additional tracks.

Ol’ 55

Old Shoes (& Picture Postcards)

I Hope That I Don’t Fall IN Love With You

Virgina Avenue




Depot, Depot

Emotional Weather Report

Better Off Without a Wife

Warm Beer and Cold Women

Tom Traubert’s Blues (Four Sheets To The Wind In Copenhagen)
Heartattack and Vine

Jersey Girl

Mr. Siegal

16 Shells From A 30.6

Down, Down, Down

Downtown Train

I Don’t Wanna Grow Up

Big In Japan

Hold On

Cold Water

What’s He Building?

Filipino Box Spring hog

Come On Up To The House

Hoist That Rag

Road To Peace

Back In The Crowd