Spotlight on: Tori Amos

Tori Amos

Born Myra Ellen Amos in Newton, North Carolina, August 22, 1963. Her family moved to Maryland when she was a year old.

She began playing piano at age 3 and at age 6 was the youngest student ever to attend the Peabody Conservatory in Baltimore where she was later kicked out for being too radical.
She was voted Homecoming Queen at her high school in 1981.

When she was 12 she moved to Los Angeles and formed a punk band called Y Kant Tori Read. The album didn’t do so well so she moved to London and began working on her first recording, “Little Earthquakes”. The rest, as they say, is history.

[Tori Amos Official Site]
[A Dent in the Tori Amos Universe]

Read review of:
[Fade To Red DVD]

Fade to Red DVD (2006)
The Beekeeper (2005)
Scarlet’s Walk(2002) with DVD and toys
Scarlet’s Walk(2002)
Strange Little Girls (2001)
To Venus and Back (1999)
Songs From the Choirgirl Hotel (1998)
Boys for Pele (1996)
Under the Pink (1994)
Little Earthquakes (1992)


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