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Tori Amos returned to Beacon Theatre (night 1 review, videos, setlist)

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

For the first of two sold out nights at Beacon Theatre on her ‘Native Invader’ tour, Tori Amos covered Joe Jackson and Bruce Springsteen, along with playing a collection of songs from throughout her discography, including the live debut of b-side “The Pool.”

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Tori Amos delightfully spans 25 years at the Tower Theater

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Tori Amos delightfully spans 25 years at the Tower Theater

Tori Amos | photo by John Vettese for WXPN

It had been three years since Tori Amos‘ last concert in Philadelphia prior to her appearance at the Tower Theater on Saturday night, and the anticipation of her return was palpable as the crowd filled the house.

While people settled into their seats, opening act Scars on 45 warmed the room with their endearing brand of indie pop – and their charming English accents. Lead singer Danny Bremont shared a story from their tour of living rooms across the US, one of which ended up being an unexpectedly private performance ...

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Record Store Day announces 2017 Black Friday exclusives

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

RSD Black Friday 2017 titles include the first-ever North American vinyl pressing of Neil Young’s ‘Harvest Moon,’ a 40th anniversary edition of Richard Hell & The Voidoid’s ‘Blank Generation,’ Tori Amos’ hair metal band Y Kant Tori Read and more.

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Tori Amos: Native Invader

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Tori Amos: Native Invader

Tori Amos has always held a special place in my heart. Her voice is so vulnerable, but you can see shards of glass just beyond the veiled horizon of her soft sound. I implore you to play the Little Earthquakes masterpieces “Silent All These Years” or “Winter” at full volume (with just her and a piano) and tell me they are not some of the most powerful pieces of songwriting that you’ve ever heard.

Her cover of Lloyd Cole’s “Rattlesnakes” is better than the original. Tori Amos is where I go when I need a ...

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Five Notable Releases of the Week (9/8)

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This week’s Notable Releases include The National’s massive new album, Zola Jesus’ return to Sacred Bones, Alvvays’ shiny sophomore LP, and more.

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Tori Amos’ lost hair metal album ‘Y Kant Tori Read’ gets a digital release (listen)

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Before Tori Amos became the girl with the piano with the release of ‘Little Earthquakes’ in 1992, she helmed a short lived hair metal band, Y Kant Tori Read, who released a single self-titled album. That album’s finally seeing a digital release, a week before the release of her fifteenth album, ‘Native Invader’…

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17 anticipated indie rock albums of fall 2017

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

A lot of the albums we had been anticipating for this year have since come out, and here’s 17 more dropping this fall that we can’t wait to hear.

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NPR’s 150 Greatest Albums Made By Women

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The list is being celebrated with a free NYC show tonight, headlined by Rickie Lee Jones, who will perform Pirates in full (#49 on the list).

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Tori Amos talking with Pitchfork at Brooklyn’s Murmrr Theatre

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In September, Tori Amos is releasing her fifteenth album Native Invader and embarking on a world tour. Tori will be in Brooklyn before all that, though, for Pitchfork’s “In Sight Out” series.

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio on SiriusXMU: Playlist for July 12, 2017

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BrooklynVegan Blog Radio airs Wednesdays at noon and midnight on SiriusXMU (Ch. 35) and you can also listen OnDemand with the SiriusXM app.

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Just Announced: Tori Amos will bring Native Invader to the Tower this fall

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Just Announced: Tori Amos will bring Native Invader to the Tower this fall

Tori Amos | photo by Paulina Otylie Surys | courtesy of the artist

Following news of a 15th record on the way, Tori Amos has announced a U.S. leg of her Native Invader world tour that stops at the Tower Theater on November 4th. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 14th and will be available on the XPN Concert Calendar.

About the album, Amos writes on her website:

“The songs on Native Invader are being pushed by the Muses to find different ways of facing unforeseen challenges and in some cases dangerous conflicts. The record looks to ...

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Just Announced: Tori Amos will bring Native Invader to the Tower this fall

Source: The Key (WXPN)

Just Announced: Tori Amos will bring Native Invader to the Tower this fall

Tori Amos | photo by Paulina Otylie Surys | courtesy of the artist

Following news of a 15th record on the way, Tori Amos has announced a U.S. leg of her Native Invader world tour that stops at the Tower Theater on November 4th. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 14th and will be available on the XPN Concert Calendar.

About the album, Amos writes on her website:

“The songs on Native Invader are being pushed by the Muses to find different ways of facing unforeseen challenges and in some cases dangerous conflicts. The record looks to ...

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Tori Amos announces new album, Native Invader

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Tori Amos announces new album, Native Invader

Tori Amos | photo by Paulina Otylie Surys | via facebook.com/toriamos

Iconic singer-songwriter Tori Amos has announced some mighty swell news today: she’s got some new tunes coming your way.

Amos’ latest album (her 15th!) is titled Native Invader, and will be released on September 8th via Decca Records. Taking a few years since Amos’ 2014 Unrepentant Geraldines, this new release is sure to be worth the wait.

Amos has also dropped some new tour dates in support of Native Invader, but alas, they are only in Europe. Let’s just hope that means that some new U.S. dates are on their merry way. ...

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Tori Amos announces new album ‘Native Invader,’ and tour dates

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Tori Amos has announced her fifteenth album, Native Invader, the followup to 2014’s Unrepentant Geraldines, which marked her return to pop music after a few classical-inspired endeavors. The new album comes out September 8…

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listen to a new Perfume Genius song, “Go Ahead”

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Perfume Genius revealed the song in the midst of a Twitter AMA, where he also took questions about Diet Coke, Buffy, malls, Beatles vs Stones, Michael Jackson vs Prince, Kendrick vs Drake, Iggy Azalea vs Nicki Minaj, female artists that influenced him the most, and more.

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Jan 31 in Music History: Neil Young makes his stage debut, Tori Amos releases Under The Pink

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Jan 31 in Music History: Neil Young makes his stage debut, Tori Amos releases Under The Pink

 

1956 – Elvis Presley signs with the William Morris Agency in order to make himself available to film studios.

1959 – A 17-year-old Bob Dylan (known then as Robert Zimmerman) sees Buddy Holly perform at the Duluth Armory in Minnesota. Three days later, Holly dies in a plane crash.

 

1963 – A seventeen-year-old Neil Young makes his stage debut at a country club in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

 

1963 – The Beach Boys record “Surfin’ U.S.A.” and “Shutdown”

 

1967 – The Beatles spend a second day at Knole Park in Kent, England to complete filming for the ...

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The Week’s Best Free MP3s, incl. Vita and the Woolf, Dr. Dog, Tori Amos

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Vita and the WoolfThis week’s Key Studio Session featured art-pop outfit Vita and the Woolf, giving us a preview of its forthcoming EP Fang Song along with even newer songs not on the EP.  The band will celebrate the EP’s release at Ortlieb’s on September … Continued

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Download a World Cafe performance of “Wild Way” by Tori Amos

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Tori Amos | Photo by Chris Sikich | countfeed.tumblr.comSinger-songwriter Tori Amos is currently on a world tour in support of her new album, Unrepentant Geraldines. Tori recently performed a show in Philly at Verizon Hall, and when she was in town, she stopped by WXPN for a World … Continued

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Tori Amos dazzles Verizon Hall with a career-spanning set

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On Sunday night, Tori Amos took Broad Street by storm. At the nearly sold-out Verizon Hall, Amos, armed only with her Bosendorfer piano, a keyboard and an organ, unlocked her musical treasure-trove for a stirring 20-song set. Theoretically touring behind … Continued

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Tonight’s Concert Picks: Tori Amos at Verizon Hall, The Presidents of the United States of America at Union Transfer

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Iconic singer songwriter Tori Amos returns to play Verizon Hall tonight. In May, she released a video for “Trouble’s Lament” from her newest album Unrepentant Geraldines. In a recent interview with CBS Sunday, Amos talked poignantly about turning fifty, her world tour and motherhood. … Continued

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