Limited vinyl LP repressing. Waits' debut, Closing Time, arrived in 1973 when the singer/songwriter was 23 years old. A number of artists covered songs from the album, starting a trend that would continue throughout Waits' career. "Martha" was recorded by Tim Buckley and frequently performed by Bette Midler, while the Eagles recorded a version of "Ol' '55" for the band's 1974 album on the Border. Warner.
1 Ol' '55
2 I Hope That I Don't Fall in Love with You
3 Virginia Avenue
4 Old Shoes (& Picture Postcards)
5 Midnight Lullaby
9 Ice Cream Man
10 Little Trip to Heaven (On the Wings of Your Love)