Tom Waits ‎– Rain Dogs

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Island Records ‎– 207 085, Island Records ‎– 207 085-620, Island Records ‎– 207 085-8
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A1 Singapore
Double Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Chris Spedding, Marc RibotPercussion – Michael BlairVocals – Tom Waits
2:43
A2 Clap Hands
Double Bass – Tony GarnierDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Marc RibotGuitar, Vocals – Tom WaitsPercussion, Marimba – Robert Previte*, Michael Blair
3:45
A3 Cemetery Polka
Accordion – William ShimmelDouble Bass – Larry TaylorDrums [Parade] – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Marc RibotOrgan [Farfisa], Vocals – Tom WaitsPercussion – Michael BlairTrombone – Bob Funk
1:47
A4 Jockey Full Of Bourbon
Bass Saxophone – Ralph CarneyDouble Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Marc RibotGuitar, Vocals – Tom WaitsPercussion, Congas – Michael Blair
2:45
A5 Tango Till They're Sore
Double Bass – Greg CohenPiano, Vocals – Tom WaitsTrombone – Bob Funk
2:50
A6 Big Black Mariah
Double Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Keith RichardsGuitar, Vocals – Tom Waits
2:43
A7 Diamonds & Gold
Banjo – Robert MussoBass – Larry TaylorGuitar – Marc RibotPercussion, Marimba – Michael BlairVocals – Tom Waits
2:32
A8 Hang Down Your Head
Double Bass – Larry TaylorGuitar – Marc RibotGuitar, Vocals, Harmonium [Pump Organ] – Tom WaitsPercussion, Drums – Michael Blair
2:30
A9 Time
Accordion – William ShimmelDouble Bass – Larry TaylorGuitar, Vocals – Tom Waits
3:55
B1 Rain Dogs
Accordion – William ShimmelDouble Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar, Vocals – Tom WaitsLead Guitar – Marc RibotMarimba – Michael BlairTrombone – Bob Funk
2:53
B2 Midtown (Instrumental)
Arranged By – The Uptown Horns*Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Reeds – The Uptown Horns*Saxophone – Crispin Cioe, Ralph CarneyTenor Saxophone – Arno HechtTrombone – Bob FunkTrumpet – Hollywood Paul Litteral*
1:01
B3 9th & Hennepin
Clarinet – Ralph CarneyDouble Bass – Greg CohenMarimba, Percussion [Metal], Saw [Bowed] – Michael BlairPiano, Vocals – Tom Waits
1:57
B4 Gun Street Girl
Banjo, Vocals – Tom WaitsDouble Bass – Greg CohenPercussion – Michael Blair
4:37
B5 Union Square
Bass – Larry TaylorBass Saxophone – Ralph CarneyDrums – Michael BlairGuitar – Keith RichardsVocals – Tom Waits
2:23
B6 Blind Love
Double Bass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar – Robert QuineGuitar, Backing Vocals – Keith RichardsGuitar, Vocals – Tom WaitsViolin – Ross Levinson
4:19
B7 Walking Spanish
Alto Saxophone – John LurieBass – Larry TaylorDrums – Stephen Arvizu Taylor Hodges*Guitar, Vocals – Tom Waits
3:05
B8 Downtown Train
Bass – Tony Levine*Drums – Mickey CurryGuitar – G.E. Smith, Robert QuineGuitar, Vocals – Tom WaitsOrgan – Robert Kilgore*Percussion – Michael Blair
3:50
B9 Bride Of Rain Dog (Instrumental)
Drums – Michael BlairHarmonium – Tom WaitsSaxophone – Ralph Carney
1:07
B10 Anywhere I Lay My Head
Baritone Saxophone – Crispin CioeDrums [Parade Drums] – Michael BlairReeds – The Uptown Horns*Tenor Saxophone – Arno HechtTrombone – Bob FunkTrumpet – Hollywood Paul Litteral*Vocals, Harmonium [Pump Organ] – Tom Waits
2:47

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Notes

Cat# on sleeve is 207 085-620
Cat# on innersleeve is 207 085-8
Cat# on labels is 207 085

Recorded at RCA Studios.
Mixed at Quadrasonic Studio and RPM Studio.
Mastered at Masterdisk.
Special thanks to Ellen Smith and Holly Ferguson.

Dedicated to Kathleen.

Kathleen Brennan is Waits' wife and actually responsible for the major part of the lyrics on most of his albums.

Printed inner sleeve.

℗ + © 1985 Island Records Ltd.
Distributed by the Ariola Group of Companies.
Printed in Western Germany by TOPAC, Gesellschaft für Tonträger-Verpackung, mbH, Gütersloh.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 4 007192 070855
  • Barcode (Scan): 4007192070855
  • Label Code: LC 0407
  • Rights Society: GEMA STEMRA BIEM
  • Matrix / Runout (Label A): S 207 085 A
  • Matrix / Runout (Label B): S 207 085 B
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A stamped, etched, variant 1): DM 207 085 A-1/85 S II II
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B stamped, etched, variant 1): DM 207 085 B-1/85 S II II
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout A stamped, etched, variant 2): DM 207 085 A-1/85 S II
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout B stamped, etched, variant 2): DM 207 085 B-1/85 S II II
  • Pressing Plant ID (Label B, embossed): [Bass clef]

Other Versions (5 of 134) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
90299-1 Tom Waits Rain Dogs(LP, Album, Spe) Island Records 90299-1 US 1985 Sell This Version
MC-60-019 Tom Waits Rain Dogs(Cass, Album, Unofficial) MC (7) MC-60-019 Russia Unknown Sell This Version
ISLC 1065, ISLC-1065 Tom Waits Rain Dogs(Cass, Album) Island Records, Island Records ISLC 1065, ISLC-1065 Canada 1985 Sell This Version
CIDM-131, 90299-2 Tom Waits Rain Dogs(CD, Album, RE) Island Records, Island Records CIDM-131, 90299-2 Canada 1991 Sell This Version
7 90299-2, 90299-2 Tom Waits Rain Dogs(CD, Album) Island Records, Island Records 7 90299-2, 90299-2 US 1985 Sell This Version

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Terra68

Terra68

January 16, 2021

Cet album est loin d'être Near Mint, il craque en permanence de façon assez dérangeante, il prévient les acheteurs pour la pochette mais pas pour le son... cet album n'est absolument pas Near Mint
harakeric69

harakeric69

July 2, 2017

Speaking of classic : Curious anomalies splashing the wines *****
VincentPresley

VincentPresley

January 6, 2016
edited over 5 years ago
Clap Hands includes lyrics from an old clapping song also used in Shirely Ellis' 1965 Clapping Song
carscars

carscars

February 9, 2015
Great west German pressing. Sounds great even at such a length.