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Song by Song
Song by Song
Song by Song podcast

Song by Song is a podcast celebrating the music of Tom Waits, hosted by podcaster-musician Martin Zaltz Austwick and actor-musician Sam Pay.... more

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"... we've been Song by Song" - Final Season Specials

Aaaaaaand finally... we're delighted to welcome Sam Clements to the show for an extended farewell to the podcast, discussing the... more

06 Mar 2024 · 1 hour, 49 minutes
The Old Favourites pt 2 - Where did we end up? - Final Season Specials

Having gone through all of Waits's music Song by Song, we're obviously well-placed to say which ones are best... or... more

28 Feb 2024 · 49 minutes
The Old Favourites pt 1 - Where do you begin? - Final Season Specials

Having done the work, put in the hours and carefully considered all the options, Martin and Sam discuss exactly where... more

21 Feb 2024 · 38 minutes
Music Videos pt 2 (1999-2012) - Final Season Specials

Our second set of music videos brings Philippa back to Martin and Sam for the last decade-and-change of Waits music... more

14 Feb 2024 · 1 hour,
Music Videos pt 1 (1979-1992) - Final Season Specials

Continuing our season of specials on material outside the show’s main remit, Philippa Spanos returns to help Martin and Sam... more

07 Feb 2024 · 1 hour, 3 minutes
Mailbag Episode #7

Our final season wouldn't be complete without a look at the emails sent in by you, dear listeners, covering some... more

31 Jan 2024 · 1 hour, 12 minutes
"He's a real Mensch" - Barney Hoskyns on the music of Tom Waits - Final Season Specials

We're delighted to bring you an extended interview with the man who literally wrote the book on Tom Waits, Barney... more

24 Jan 2024 · 1 hour, 33 minutes
True Orphans pt 7 (2010-2023) - Final Season Specials

Just imagine... at one point we thought this surprisingly epic True Orphans series might fit in two episodes, HA! Anyway,... more

17 Jan 2024 · 40 minutes
True Orphans pt 6 (2000-2009) - Final Season Specials

As we enter the new millennium, Waits pushes into new sonic territory with various collaborations, covers and spoken word pieces,... more

10 Jan 2024 · 45 minutes
Christmas Break 2023

Just a brief FYI that Song by Song is taking a (previously unannounced) seasonal break for two weeks. We'll be... more

27 Dec 2023 ·
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"... we've been Song by Song" - Final Season Specials
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