New Coat of Paint

Tom Waits


writers: Tom Waits
album: Track 1 in album The Heart of Saturday Night
release date: 1974
popularity : 24 users have visited this page.
genres: Jazz Pop Folk, World, & Country
styles: Contemporary Jazz/Piano Blues/Vocal
length: 3:24
producer: Dayton “Bones” Howe
drums: Bill Goodwin
piano: Tom Waits
vocal: Tom Waits
double bass: Jim Hughart
engineer: Dayton “Bones” Howe
arranger: Bob Alcivar
tenor saxophone: Pete Christlieb
assistant engineer: Geoff Howe
composer: Tom Waits
lyricist: Tom Waits

Album Information

label: Asylum Records
country(area): United States
format: 12" Vinyl
script: Latin

Cover Art

Tom Waits The Heart of Saturday Night cover art


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Let's put a new coat of paint
Set 'em up, we'll be knockin' 'em down
Baby I'll a tie
In that burgundy sky
All our scribbled love dreams are lost or thrown away
Our love needs a transfusion let's shoot it full of wine

On this lonesome old town
You wear a dress baby
We'll laugh at that old bloodshot moon


Track Listing

12" Vinyl 1
  • 1 New Coat of Paint
  • 2 San Diego Serenade
  • 3 Semi Suite
  • 4 Shiver Me Timbers
  • 5 Diamonds on My Windshield
  • 6 (Looking for) The Heart of Saturday Night
  • 7 Fumblin’ With the Blues
  • 8 Please Call Me, Baby
  • 9 Depot, Depot
  • 10 Drunk on the Moon
  • 11 The Ghosts of Saturday Night (After Hours at Napoleone’s Pizza House)