|Born||January 23, 1956|
Akron, Ohio, United States
|Died||December 17, 2017 (aged 61)|
Portland, Oregon, United States
Ralph Carney (January 23, 1956 – December 17, 2017) was an American singer, composer, and multi-instrumentalist. His main instruments were various saxophones and clarinets, Carney also collected and played many instruments, often unusual or obscure ones. He started as a professional musician as a founding member of the band Tin Huey. He was known for his works as Tom Waits.
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- "Ralph Carney Dies at 61: Saxophonist, Composer, Tom Waits Collaborator". 2.kqed.org. Retrieved 17 December 2017.
- Butler, Will (December 17, 2017). "'Bojack Horseman' and Tom Waits saxophonist Ralph Carney dies aged 61". NME. Retrieved 17 December 2017.
- "Ralph Carney, Akron native and internationally renowned musician, has died". cleveland.com. Retrieved 2017-12-18.