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Newswire: Tom Waits is taking on a French circus in totally wacky, upbeat legal battle

You wouldn’t normally expect to hear Tom Waits’ music associated with a typical American circus—what with all of the clowns, laughs, and general merriment—but combining Waits’ music with a French circus actually seems like a perfect match. Perhaps that’s why French circus star Bartabas decided to do just that for his latest show, an equestrian opera called On Achève Bien Les Anges that prominently features 16 of Waits’ songs.
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