I choose to fight my battles through my music I was born a feminist And then at age five, when my strict Christian grandmother punished me, I realized, I m not penetrating here I m just pissing people off So I had to find another way to penetrate I had to redefine what that word means That word now is really about an opening, an entering into a separate space AI choose to fight my battles through my music I was born a feminist And then at age five, when my strict Christian grandmother punished me, I realized, I m not penetrating here I m just pissing people off So I had to find another way to penetrate I had to redefine what that word means That word now is really about an opening, an entering into a separate space And after the first phase of my life, I realized that it was okay to enter that space without having to be invaded I like the idea of just being able to be inside Not using penetration as a violent word The idea of being able to find keys music, using keys to get into a space that we couldn t before Now, backstage at an undisclosed arena where the sweat of athletes is still perfuming my makeshift dressing room, my many conversations with Ann Powers have begun You come from the journalist side I come from the artist side It can become offensive I m sure from your side as well as from mine Well, it s true everyone expects us to be enemies And in some ways we are My job is interpretation Yours is art, which often benefits from mystery Ann and I decided to strip our roles back to basics We are both women born feminists in the 1960s We are both married We are both mothers We are both in the music industry Traditionally we are enemies But for this project to be effective, I had to allow Ann to expose Tori Amos And Tori Amos s inner circle And me from the Introduction BUY TORI AMOS S LATEST RECORDING, THE BEEKEEPER, ON EPIC RECORDS An intimate, eye opening look inside the life of one of the most unique and adored performers of contemporary rock musicFrom her critically acclaimed 1992 debut, Little Earthquakes, to the recent hit, Scarlet s Walk, Tori Amos has been a formidable force in contemporary music, with one of the most dedicated fan bases in the industry In Tori Amos Piece by Piece, the singer herself takes readers beyond the mere facts, explaining the specifics of her creative process how her songs go from ideas and melodies to recordings and passionately performed concert pieces Written with acclaimed music journalist Ann Powers, Tori Amos Piece by Piece is a firsthand account of the most intricate and intimate details of Amos s life as both a private individual and a very public performing musician In passionate and informative prose, Amos explains how her songs come to her and how she records and then performs them for audiences everywhere, all the while connecting with listeners across the world and maintaining her own family life which includes raising a young daughter But it is also much , a verbal collage made by two strong female voices and the voices of those closest to Amos that calls upon genealogy, myth, and folklore to express Amos s unique and fascinating personal history In short, we see the pieces that make up as Amos herself puts it the woman we call Tori With photos taken especially for this book by the photographer Loren Haynes, Tori Amos Piece by Piece is a rare treat for both Tori listeners and newcomers alike, a look into the heart and mind of an extraordinary musician.
Tori Amos Piece by Piece I choose to fight my battles through my music I was born a feminist And then at age five when my strict Christian grandmother punished me I realized I m not penetrating here I m just pissing people
Title: Tori Amos: Piece by Piece
Author: Tori Amos Ann Powers
Tori Amos Piece by Piece Tori Amos, Ann Powers Tori Amos Piece by Piece Tori Amos, Ann Powers on FREE shipping on qualifying offers An intimate, eye opening look inside the life of one of the most unique and adored performers of contemporary rock music From her critically acclaimed debut Tori AmosTori Amos born Myra Ellen Amos, August , is an American singer songwriter and pianist.She is a classically trained musician with a mezzo soprano vocal range Having already begun composing instrumental pieces on piano, Amos won a full scholarship to the Peabody Institute at Johns Hopkins University at the age of five, the youngest person ever to have been admitted. Tori Amos discography Tori Amos is an American pianist and singer songwriter whose musical career began in , at the age of seventeen, when she and her brother co wrote the song Balti.The song was selected as the winning song in a contest for the Balti Orioles and was recorded and pressed locally as a single From , Amos fronted the synth pop band Y Kant Tori Read, which released one self Tori Amos The Beekeeper Music Among the top three Amos albums, in my opinion I have them all minus live and compilations of previous releases To me, Scarlet s Walk is the best, and Boys for Pele is, Tori Amos Wikipdia Tori Amos t i e m s , ne Myra Ellen Amos le aot Newton en Caroline du Nord, est une autrice compositrice interprte, chanteuse, musicienne, arrangeuse et productrice amricaine, d origines cherokee et irlandaise.Sensible au problme des violences sexuelles, elle a cofond l association RAINN Rape, Abuse, Incest National Network. Tori AmosTori Amos t i e m s August als Myra Ellen Amos in Newton, North Carolina ist eine US amerikanische Pianistin, Sngerin und Songschreiberin.Sie wurde in den frhen er Jahren vor allem durch ihre lyrischen und gefhlsbetonten Texte bekannt. Tori Amos , wolna encyklopedia Tori Amos urodzona jako Myra Ellen Amos sierpnia w Newton ameryka ska piosenkarka, autorka tekstw i piosenek, pianistka. Tori Amos piewa, graj c jednocze nie na fortepianie, przy akompaniamencie sekcji rytmicznej, elektrycznych gitar i niekiedy sekcji smyczkowej.Jej utwory, cz sto zbudowane w oparciu o skomplikowane rodki stylistyczne, charakteryzuj si Jewelry HSN Find Amazing Jewelry to Highlight Your Personality and Style Jewelry is the cornerstone of good fashion sense The right piece can completely transform an otherwise bland outfit. BDSM C S S A Celebrity Sex Stories Archive Title Catholic Schoolgirl Punishment Author Tori Celebs Francesca Capaldi Codes Mf, oral, anal, rough, BDSM Music News Rolling Stone Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage