Desert Island Pick: Tom Waits / The Heart of Saturday Night

  • November 20, 2015
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Released on Asylum Records in October of 1974, The Heart of Saturday Night is the second album by singer-songwriter Tom Waits. The title song was written as a tribute to Jack Kerouac and the cover was based on Frank Sinatra's In the Wee Small Hours.

In 2003, the album was ranked #339 on Rolling Stone's '500 Greatest Albums of All Time', his highest placing on the list.

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