Little Earthquakes (video)

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Little Earthquakes
Tori Amos Little Earthquakes VHS.jpg
Video by Tori Amos
Released October 1992 (U.S.)
Genre Rock/Pop
Length55:00
Label Atlantic
Tori Amos chronology
Little Earthquakes
(1992)
Live from New York
(1998) Live from New York1998

Little Earthquakes is a VHS video released by singer/songwriter Tori Amos in 1992, which serves as Amos' first video release. The release contains all four music videos released in conjunction with Amos' debut solo album of the same name interspersed with live performances and interview footage.

VHS Consumer-level analog video tape recording and cassette form factor standard

VHS is a standard for consumer-level analog video recording on tape cassettes. Developed by Victor Company of Japan (JVC) in the early 1970s, it was released in Japan on September 9, 1976 and in the United States on August 23, 1977.

Tori Amos American singer-songwriter and pianist

Tori Amos 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. She was expelled at the age of 11 for what Rolling Stone described as "musical insubordination". Amos was the lead singer of the short-lived 1980s pop group Y Kant Tori Read before achieving her breakthrough as a solo artist in the early 1990s. Her songs focus on a broad range of topics, including sexuality, feminism, politics and religion.

The video, out of print as of 2005, is packaged in a regular cardboard video box and was released by A*Vision Videos, a subsidiary of Atlantic Records, with a catalogue number of 50335-3.

Atlantic Records American record label

Atlantic Recording Corporation is an American record label founded in October 1947 by Ahmet Ertegün and Herb Abramson. Over its first 20 years of operation, Atlantic earned a reputation as one of the most important American labels, specializing in jazz, R&B, and soul by Aretha Franklin, Ray Charles, Wilson Pickett, Sam and Dave, Ruth Brown and Otis Redding. Its position was greatly improved by its distribution deal with Stax. In 1967, Atlantic became a wholly owned subsidiary of Warner Bros.-Seven Arts, now the Warner Music Group, and expanded into rock and pop music with releases by Led Zeppelin and Yes.

The contents are:

  1. Silent All These Years (Music Video)
  2. Leather (Live)
  3. Precious Things (Live)
  4. Crucify (Music Video)
  5. Me and a Gun (Live on Japanese Television)
  6. Little Earthquakes (Live)
  7. China (Music Video)
  8. Happy Phantom (Live)
  9. Here. In My Head (Live)
  10. Winter (Music Video)
  11. Song for Eric (Live)

See also

Little Earthquakes (album)

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