About “Missing My Son”
“Missing My Son” is a hidden song by Tom Waits from his album Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards.
A long-winded story about a woman at a supermarket who told him he reminded her of her son.
About Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards
Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards is a monumental triple-album collection by Tom Waits, released in 2006. This musical odyssey showcases Waits’ unparalleled versatility and storytelling prowess. Divided into three thematic discs, each explores different facets of his vast repertoire.
“Brawlers” presents a rowdy, bluesy side of Waits, with tracks characterized by raucous rhythms and gritty narratives. “Bawlers” reveals his tender, balladeer persona, featuring heartfelt, melancholic songs. Finally, “Bastards” delves into his avant-garde, experimental side, incorporating odd instruments and eclectic arrangements.
This sprawling collection captures Waits’ genius, offering a rich tapestry of emotions and styles that solidify his status as a legendary artist, masterfully navigating the diverse landscapes of human experience.
How to find “Missing My Son”
On CD: Go directly to track #20 of disc #3
Listen to “Missing My Son”
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