Romeo Bleeding: Live from Austin

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Romeo Bleeding: Live from Austin
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Live album by Tom Waits
Released 2009
Recorded December 5, 1978
Genre Blues rock
Label Immortal/IMC Music Ltd.
Tom Waits live chronology
Big Time
(1988) Big Time1988
Romeo Bleeding: Live from Austin
(2009) Romeo Bleeding: Live from Austin2009
Glitter and Doom Live
(2009) Glitter and Doom Live2009
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Romeo Bleeding: Live from Austin is a live album by Tom Waits, first released in 2009 on Immortal/IMC Music Ltd. The album was recorded on December 5, 1978 in Austin, Texas, this album is not approved by the artist.

Track listing[edit]

All compositions by Tom Waits, except where noted.

No. Title Length
1. "Summertime* / Burma Shave" (*George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward) 11:16
2. "Annie's Back in Town / I Wish I Was in New Orleans / Ain't Gonna Rain*" (*Traditional) 7:28
3. "A Sweet Little Bullet from a Pretty Blue Gun" 7:42
4. "On the Nickel" 6:10
5. "Romeo Is Bleeding" 4:59
6. "Silent Night* / Christmas Card from a Hooker in Minneapolis" (*Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr) 5:51
7. "Small Change / Hey Big Spender / Small Change (reprise)" (*Cy Coleman, Dorothy Fields) 8:37


  • Tom Waits - vocals
  • Herbert Hardesty - saxophone, trumpet, flugelhorn
  • Arthur Richardson - guitar
  • John Thomassie - drums
  • Greg Cohen - bass guitar