Tom Waits Hitchhikes to L.A. at 19
For someone who wanted to be in music, [L.A.] was Oz.
I was picked up hitchhiking—I had a guitar, I was on the side of the freeway—I was picked up by a guy named Eden Ahbez. You know who that is?
He wrote a song called “Nature Boy.”
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