I got a telephone call from Istanbul my baby's coming home today will you sell me one of those if I shave my head get me out of town is what fireball said never trust a man in a blue trench coat never drive a car when you're dead Saturday's a festival Friday's a gem dye your hair yellow and raise your hem follow me to beulah's on dry creek road.
Tom Waits Big Time UK video (VHS or PAL or NTSC) Tracklisting / Additional Info: 1. Just Another Sucker On The Vine - Instrumental 2. Frank's Wild Years 3. Shore Leave 4. Way Down In The Hole 5. Hang On St. Christopher 6. Telephone Call From Istanbul 7. Cold Cold Ground 8. Straight To The Top 9. Strange Weather Gun Street Girl 9th And.
View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the VHS release of Big Time on Discogs. Label: Fries Home Video - • Format: VHS NTSC • Country: US • Genre: Jazz, Blues • Tom Waits - Big Time (, VHS) | Discogs5/5(1).
Lyrics to "Telephone Call From Istanbul" by TOM WAITS: All night long on the broken glass / livin in a medicine chest / mediteromanian hotel back / sprawled across a roll top desk / the monkey rode the blade on an / overhead fan / they paint the donkey blue if you pay / I got a telephone call from Istanbul .
Oct 26, · The effect is, in a word, weird. The editing is fast and jarring. Tom Waits singing on stage is intercut with Tom Waits lip-synching in a faux-alley. Marc Ribot goes bonkers in “Telephone Call from Istanbul” and we’re hanging out with Waits in a bathroom. Waits recites “9th .