P49750010. Source: Waits sitting on the door at the San Diego Heritage. Date: 1970. Credits: Cathy Nickols-Nagao (as previously shown on Steve Lutes MySpace)



P49750011. Source: Waits on stage (at The Heritage?) as printed in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009. Date: ca. 1972/ 1973. Credits: photography by Bobi Thomas



P49750015. Source: from the cover of "Music World" magazine. June, 1973. "Tom Waits- Thursday Afternoon, Sober as a Judge" written by Jeff Walker. Date: early 1973. Credits: photography by Kim Gottlieb. Barney Hoskyns (2009): "That summer Waits was interviewed by Jeff Walker for the free magazine Music World. "He was so open." Walker recalls, "We talked about music and jazz and beat poetry. He picked up a trumpet and played a little riff on that. We loved him. "Waits, says Walker was smarting from a tattoo he'd just had done in a downtown parlour. "Thursday afternoon, sober as a judge," he said of the heart and flowers design. "And yes, it hurts." As Jeff and his photographer girlfriend Kim Gottlieb drove home to Laurel Canyon, they decided to make Waits the cover star of the June issue. "Because we were a free magazine, we didn't have to put somebody well known on the cover," says Gottlieb. "We could afford to take somebody that not too many people knew and put them on the cover." Adds Walker, "We went away and said to ourselves, 'This is going to be an important record and this guy's going to be an important artist.' You felt really privileged to be meeting him." Walker saw Waits' boho¬ beatnik act as a conscious assertion of identity. "It seemed to me this was all very deliberate, pushing the boundaries and genres that he had come out of," he says. "But he was fairly forthcoming. He wasn't holding back or mysterious." (Source: Jeff Walker interview March 15, 2007 as quoted in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009)



P49750016. Source: Waits at his Silver Lake apartment, as printed in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009. Date: spring 1973. Credits: photography by Kim Gottlieb



P49750017. Source: Asylum promo picture. Date: 1973. Credits: photography unknown



P49750018. Source: Waits on stage at the Troubadour, as printed in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009. Date: spring 1973. Credits: photography by Kim Gottlieb



P49750019. Source: Folk Scene magazine. November 1974. Vol. 2, No. 9. Date: November 1974 or earlier. Credits: Bob Webb archives. Photography by Matt Kramer



P49750020. Source: from the cover of the album "Closing Time", 1973. Date: 1973. Credits: photography by Ed Caraeff. Picture is said to be taken in Cal Schenkel's living room.



P49750025. Source: Asylum promo picture from the cover of the album "Closing Time", 1973. Date: 1973. Credits: photography by Ed Caraeff



P49750030. Source: Asylum promo picture. Date: early 1973. Credits: Michael Ochs archives



P49750051. Source: w. Lou Curtiss. Virginia and Lou Curtiss archives. Date: San Diego Folk Arts Rare Records shop, November 1973. Credits: photography by Virginia Curtiss.



P49750051. Source: w. girlfriend Bobi Thomas. Date: 1973/ 1974. Credits: Bobi Thomas archives, kind permission Bobi Thomas, 2006



P49750052. Source: w. Doug Carnahan, Bobi Thomas and Bob Webb as printed in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009. Date: Swenson's ice-cream parlor, West-Hollywood September 1973. Credits: photography by Trudie Webb



P49750055. Source: Asylum promo picture. Date: 1973/ 1974. Credits: photography unknown



P49750057. Source: L.A. Free Press. January, 1974. Date: January 1974 or earlier. Credits: photography unknown. Thanks to Ken Langford for donanting scan



P49750060: Source: San Diego's Weekly (USA) Vol. 3 No. 27 July 18 to July 24, 1974. Date: San Diego Folk Festival, April 1974. Credits: photography unknown. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750061. Source: San Diego's Weekly (USA) Vol. 3 No. 27 July 18 to July 24, 1974. Date: San Diego Folk Festival, April 1974. Credits: photography unknown. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750063. Source: Virginia and Lou Curtiss archives. Smaller version printed in San Diego's Weekly Vol. 3 No. 27 July 18 to July 24, 1974. Date: 1973/ 1974 in front of the San Diego Folk Arts Rare Records shop. Credits: photography by Virginia Curtiss. Kind permission Virginia and Lou Curtiss



P49750065. Source: booklet for 'The Heart Of Saturday Night", 1974. Date: 1973/ 1974. Credits: photography by Scott Smith



P49750066. Source: booklet for 'The Heart Of Saturday Night", 1974. Date: 1973/ 1974. Credits: photography by Scott Smith



P49750067. Source: Rolling Stone magazine. January 30, 1975. Date: 1973/ 1974. Credits: photography by Scott Smith



P49750070. Source: "Tom Waits: Saturday Night Seeker" Colorado Daily. February 1974. Date: Ebbets Field, Denver/ USA. February 1974. Credits: photography unknown. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750075. Source: Folk Scene magazine (cover). November 1974. Vol. 2, No. 9. Date: November 1974 or earlier. Credits: Bob Webb archives. Photography by Richard Hammond



P49750076. Source: Folk Scene magazine. November 1974. Vol. 2, No. 9. Date: November 1974 or earlier. Credits: Bob Webb archives. Photography by Matt Kramer



P49750080. Source: unknown. Date: Los Angeles, 1974. Credits: photography by Mark Sullivan



P49750081. Source: Waits and his 1959 Volvo PV544. Date: Los Angeles, 1974. Credits: photography by Mark Sullivan



P49750083. Source: Dutch magazine "Muziekkrant OOR". December 18, 1974. Date: late 1974. Credits: photography by Constant Meijers



P49750085. Source: Asylum promo picture (The Heart Of Saturday Night). Date: 1974/ 1975. Credits: Michael Ochs archives. Also printed in "Waiting For The Sun". Barney Hoskyns. Penguin Books, 1996. Also printed in "Wild Years - The Music And Myth Of Tom Waits", ECW Press, 2000. Jay S. Jacobs



49750086. Source: Original picture for Asylum promo (from Asylum archives). Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: Michael Ochs archives



P49750087. Source: Asylum promo picture. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: Michael Ochs archives



P49750088. Source: Asylum promo picture, as printed on the inner sleeve for "Asylum Years", 1984. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: Michael Ochs archives



P49750090. Source: CD booklet for "Tom Waits - Used Songs", 2001. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: Michael Ochs archives



P49750095. Source: magazine ad (detail) promoting Small Change with the above picture, 1976. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: photography by: Joel Brodsky. Thanks to Dorene LaLonde for donating picture



P49750110. Source: Asylum promo picture. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: unknown



P49750120. Source: unknown. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: unknown



P49750130. Source: Asylum promo picture, from the album: "Nighthawks At The Diner", 1975. Date: The Troubadour, Los Angeles/ USA. August, 1975. Credits: photography by Matt Kramer: "...I took this photo in 1974 or '75 at the Troubadour in West Hollywood. I was pretty young and dumb at the time; I didn't include a loss/damage clause in my contract when I gave the strip of six negatives to Cal Shenkel, the art director on the project. When I asked for my negatives back, Cal was fairly casual in telling me that he couldn't find them. That was a harsh lesson to learn. In 2008, a friend directed me to eBay; my proof sheets from that night were on auction - I bought my proof sheets back..."



P49750131. Source: Matt Kramer archives. Date: The Troubadour, Los Angeles/ USA. August 1975. Credits: photography by Matt Kramer



P4975140. Source: detail from: "Nighthawks At The Diner", 1975. Date: 1974/ 1975. Credits: photography by Norman Seeff



P4975145. Source: "Nighthawks At The Diner" session. Date: 1974/ 1975. Credits: photography by Norman Seeff



P4975146. Source: "Nighthawks At The Diner" session. Date: 1974/ 1975. Credits: photography by Norman Seeff



P49750150. Source: Asylum promo picture, from the album: "Nighthawks At The Diner", 1975. Date: 1974/ 1975. Credits: photography by Norman Seeff



P49750160. Source: cover of the album "Tom Waits, Asylum Years" 1986. Date: ca. 1974/ 1975. Credits: unknown



P49750165. Source: Elektra/ Asylum promo picture for Heart Of Saturday Night press release. Date: ca. late 1974/ early 1975. Credits: photography Richard Creamer. Thanks to Dorene LaLonde for donating picture



P49750166. Source: CD booklet for "Tom Waits - Used Songs", 2001. Date: ca. late 1974/ early 1975. Credits: photography Richard Creamer/ Michael Ochs archives



P49750167. Source: CD booklet for "Tom Waits - Used Songs", 2001. Date: ca. late 1974/ early 1975. Credits: photography Richard Creamer/ Michael Ochs archives



P49750170. Source: Peter Cunningham portfolio. Date: ca. 1975. Credits: photography by Peter Cunningham



P49750175. Source: McCabe's Guitar Shop & Concert Hall. Also printed in the CD booklet for "Tom Waits - Used Songs", 2001. Date: Santa Monica/ USA. February 1, 1975. Credits: photography by Sherry Rayn-Barnett/ Michael Ochs archives



P49750176. Source: unidentified concert review. Date: May 30, 1975. The Whole Coffeehouse. University Of Minnesota. Minneapolis/ USA. Credits: photography by Phil Hernandez. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750177. Source: unidentified Japanese magazine ca. 1977. Date: ca. 1975. Credits: photography unknown



P49750180. Source: Waits at Duke's coffee shop as printed in “Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns. Faber/ Broadway, 2009. Date: summer 1975. Credits: photography Barry Schulz/ Retna



P49750181. Source: Rolling Stone magazine, June 24, 1999. Date: w. Bette Midler, 1975. Credits: Chuck Pulin/ Starfile



P49750182. Source: unknown. Date: w. Bette Midler, 1975. Credits: photography by Peter Cunningham



P49750183. Source: unknown. Date: w. Bette Midler, 1975. Credits: photography by Peter Cunningham



P49750185. Source: Reno Sweeney. New York/ USA. As printed in "New York In The 70s", by Allan Tannenbaum (Feierabend Verlag, October 2003). Date: September 16-20, 1975. Credits: photography Allan Tannenbaum



P49750187. Source: The Village Voice. September 29, 1975 "Tom Waits: Trucking Down That Long Nighthawk Highway". Date: September 16-20, 1975. Paradise Room at the Reno Sweeney. New York/ USA. Credits: photography by Mary Alfieri. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750188. Source: Word magazine (UK), December 2006. Date: New York. USA. 1975. Credits: Redferns/ Retna



P49750200. Source: Nathan Wirth/ Chris Bradford portfolio. Date: "The Boarding House" San Francisco, 1975. Credits: photography by Chris Bradford. With kind permission of Nathan Wirth/ Chris Bradford



P49750201. Source: Nathan Wirth/ Chris Bradford portfolio. Date: "The Boarding House" San Francisco, 1975. Credits: photography by Chris Bradford. With kind permission of Nathan Wirth/ Chris Bradford



P49750220. Source: CD booklet for "Tom Waits - Used Songs", 2001. Date: ca. 1975. Credits: photography Chuck Krall/ Michael Ochs archives



P49750240. Source: from the book "Roadside America" by Bruce Weber (te Neues Publishing Company, 2001). Date: ca. 1974/ 1976 (comp. Small Change back cover). Credits: photography by Bruce Weber



P49750250. Source: from "Getting To The Point" cover story by Mary Armstrong for Philadelphia City Paper . October 17-23, 2003. "Tom Waits hangs out in the lobby of The Main Point" Bryn Mawr. Date: September, 1975. Credits: photography unknown. Jeanette Campbell (2003): "The club was so well-loved among artists that when there was a bit of financial difficulty, Tom Rush, Joni Mitchell, Dave Van Ronk and Tom Waits all volunteered to perform in a benefit concert and straightened it right out."



P49750270. Source: "Wild Years - The Music And Myth Of Tom Waits", ECW Press, 2000. Jay. S. Jacobs. Date: September, 1975, New York reception for Ed Sanders' "Tales Of Beatnik Glory - Vol. 1". Credits: photography Richie Aaron/ Redferns



P49750271. Source: printed in "The Music Makers, Tom Waits" by Cath Caroll, Unanimous Ltd, 2000. Date: September, 1975, New York reception for Ed Sanders' "Tales Of Beatnik Glory - Vol. 1" (Left: Ed Sanders, Right: Phil Ochs, Far right: David Blue). Credits: Richie Aaron (Richard E. Aaron)/ Redferns



P49750272. Source: printed in "The Music Makers, Tom Waits" by Cath Caroll, Unanimous Ltd, 2000. Date: September, 1975, New York reception for Ed Sanders' "Tales Of Beatnik Glory - Vol. 1" (Centre: Allan Ginsberg, Right: David Blue). Credits: Richie Aaron/ Redferns



P49750273. Source: unknown. Date: ca. 1975. Credits: unknown



P49750340. Source: Sounds magazine. August 4, 1979. Date: 1975/ 1976. Credits: photography by Susan Carson. Thanks to Kevin Molony for donating scan



P49750350. Source: unknown. Date: Hollywood/ CA, ca. 1975/ 1976. w. John Stewart. Credits: photography by Henry Diltz



P49750375. Source: Rolling Stone magazine, January 27, 1977. Issue 231. Also printed in "Lowside Of The Road: A Life Of Tom Waits" by Barney Hoskyns (Faber/ Broadway, 2009). Date: backstage w. father, Santa Monica Civic Auditorium, October 1975. Credits: photography by Andy Kent



P49750380. Source: The Daily Aztec. October 21, 1975 "A Set Of Jumper Cables At The Backdoor". Date: October 19, 1975. Back Door, Aztec Center SDU. San Diego/ USA. Credits: photography unknown. Thanks to Ken Langford for donating scan



P49750385. Source: Michael Dobo at DoboPhoto.com. Date: Nighthawks At The Diner tour; October-December, 1975. Credits: photography by Michael Dobo



P49750386. Source: Michael Dobo at DoboPhoto.com. Date: Nighthawks At The Diner tour; October-December, 1975. Credits: photography by Michael Dobo



P49750387. Source: Michael Dobo at DoboPhoto.com. Date: Nighthawks At The Diner tour; October-December, 1975. Credits: photography by Michael Dobo



P49750388. Source: Michael Dobo at DoboPhoto.com. Date: Nighthawks At The Diner tour; October-December, 1975. Credits: photography by Michael Dobo



P49750389. Source: Michael Dobo at DoboPhoto.com. Waits in the tour bus reading "Last Exit To Brooklyn". Date: Nighthawks At The Diner tour; October-December, 1975. Credits: photography by Michael Dobo



P49750390. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot (Eggs and Sausage). Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: thanks to Jaime Mayo for donating picture



P49750391. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot (Eggs and Sausage). Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: thanks to Jaime Mayo for donating picture



P49750410. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot. Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: thanks to Jaime Mayo for donating picture



P49750430. Source: Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot. Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: thanks to Jaime Mayo for donating picture



P49750440. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot. Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: TV screenshot



P49750450. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot. Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: TV screenshot



P49750460. Source: Soundstage PBS TV (Chicago) appearance screenshot. Date: aired December 22, 1975. Recorded November 3, 1975 or earlier. Credits: TV screenshot

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