Tom Waits The Heart of Saturday Night (1974) Scott Smith Photo Session

The Heart of Saturday Night is the second studio album by singer and songwriter Tom Waits, released in 1974 on Asylum Records. The title song was written as a tribute to Jack Kerouac.





Album Cover
The album cover is based on In the Wee Small Hours by Frank Sinatra. It is an illustration featuring a tired Tom Waits being observed by a blonde prostitute as he exits a neon-lit cocktail lounge late at night. Cal Schenkel was the art director and the cover art was created by Lyn Lascaro.



1974 The Heart of Saturday Night Scott Smith Photo Session


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