During tours, we do our best to cover setlists in real-time on Twitter. If you want to tweet a show in, just DM or @ us on the day and tell us to watch your stream that night.
Tori will be touring in 2014 to support the release of Unrepentant Geraldines. The European legs runs from May through June and the North American legs spans July and August. We do not know if additional dates elsewhere will be added.
All Music Guide reviewed A Piano: The Collection. While not entirely favorable, it is generally positive and demonstrates some thought by the reviewer. And it doesn’t use the K-word! Thanks to DMC for the link.
“I’m 82, and I’m piloting a small plane that is buzzing the White House in protest of the incumbent president, who has outlawed all live music. I’ve just finished my last show on my last world tour and I run out of gas and crash into the West Wing gardens. That’s a good way to go, no?” — Tori Amos
This article is from the December 2006 issue of Q magazine in which the dreaded four-letter “K” word is used once again (will it ever stop?) and Tori gets the chance to orchestrate her own demise. Much thanks to Donna K. and menju56 for the transcriptions.
Mourning Glories. With the High Priestess of Kook Tori Amos.
The November 4, 2006 issue of Music Week includes an interview with Tori where she addresses the inception of A Piano: The Collection, in the context of a larger feature article on box sets. The feature article is available online but the interview is not. However, Music Week has kindly sent us a couple excepts which are reprinted below. Thanks also to Lucy and Doron for the heads-up about this.
Toriphiles everywhere are fast becoming fans of the marvelous PS22 children’s chorus and their covers of Tori’s songs. Undented focuses the lens on this talented group of kids and their director, Gregg Breinberg.
Catch the kids’ rendition of “Carbon” on New York’s WVOX 1460 AM at 6:50PM Eastern (23:50 UTC) tonight. This will also be streamed live over the Internet at wvox.com.
You can keep up with the kids — including watching videos and listening to MP3s — at the PS22 Chorus blog.
Many thanks to Katran_sama for sending in this transcription of Tori’s appearance on BBC 6 Music’s 6 Mix on Friday, October 27th. The program is still available for your listening pleasure in the BBC’s streaming archive until this coming Friday.
RaspySwirl tells us that the November issue of Paste includes a review of A Piano. Thanks to Jenn and RaspySwirl for sending scans and transcripts of this article!
Thanks to livingdeadgirl for pointing out a short but positive review of A Piano in the October 2006 issue of Keyboard Magazine”. It’s on page 12 of the print magazine. You can read it online or below.
The Fall 2006 issue of the Tori fanzine Little Blue World has been shipped to subscribers. Here’s some of what’s included in this issue:
For more information about back issues, this issue, or how to subscribe, visit http://www.little-blue-world.org.
“Some people think they’re leading spooky lives and yet, when you’re getting carted off into prisons, I think it’s a very different reality than going off to college, dressing up and having a margarita party.” — Tori Amos
The following article appears on AOL Music on October 31, 2006.
Tori Amos Gets Spooked