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2011-05-05 14:56:00

NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Tori Amos marks her debut album for Deutsche Grammophon, the world's most celebrated classical music record label with Night of Hunters, set for release this September. The iconic, platinum-selling singer-songwriter continues her legacy of ground-breaking recordings with this 21st century song cycle inspired by select classical pieces spanning the last 400 years. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110505/NY96701 ) With Night of Hunters,...

2009-12-02 07:00:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Chart-topping musical phenomenon Tori Amos and media giant Universal Republic have partnered with Livestream to broadcast an exclusive in-store session of cuts from the new 'Midwinter Graces' album live on Friday December 11, at 3 p.m. EST. Universal Republic, a division of Universal Music Group, is celebrating the release of her first ever seasonal album with the event, during which Amos will also interact with her online audience live at...

2008-09-29 14:41:04

NEW YORK, Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Tori Amos descended on the scene in the early '90s brimming with newfound creativity, intelligence, sensitivity and an exacting literary bearing. Celebrated by critics and the public alike, that first spotlight was a heady time in the young singer/songwriter's career. On September 30, 2008, Eagle Rock Entertainment, through its wholly-owned Eagle Eye Media subsidiary, will release Tori Amos Live At Montreux 1991/1992 on both CD (16 songs) and DVD (90...

2008-08-31 21:00:17

By Randy Myers Themed anthologies often turn into curious failures. Even a clever idea such as asking some of today's comics luminaries to create backstories for vintage postcards was less than the sum of its promising parts in 2007's "Postcards." But Berkeley-based Image Comics has come up with the right tone and touch for the anthology. Its high-concept release, "Comic Book Tattoo," takes what could have been a car-wreck of a gimmick -- having more than 80 artists/ writers use...

2006-09-03 20:57:56

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Tori Amos' radical reworking of "Smells Like Teen Spirit" and the camp rendering of "Dancing in the Street" by David Bowie and Mick Jagger are among the tracks collected for a covers compilation CD that will benefit a medical charity. Also included on "Between the Covers," which Sony BMG will release in the United States on September 12 to benefit the T.J. Martell Foundation, are Lenny Kravitz's take on "American Woman," Madonna's reheated "American Pie" and...

2005-11-26 17:30:50

NEW YORK (Billboard) - ARTIST: SANTANA FEATURING STEVEN TYLER - SINGLE: JUST FEEL BETTER. Santana's previous "I'm Feeling You," the been-there-heard-that first single from his new "All That I Am," showed that any acclaimed musician can fall victim to complacence. Second release "Just Feels Better" features Steven Tyler delivering a spirited, typically over-the-top vocal, which makes this song a fun, loose listen. The only thing not playing in its favor is another ho-hum guitar solo...

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