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Albums of the Decade: Tom Waits' Real Gone

James Medd, Word, The, January 2010

ISTHERE A musician whose stock is higher? It's certainly hard to think of another whose songs are covered by both the singer of Led Zeppelin and an A-list movie star or who could release a full CD of onstage banter to wild acclaim.

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