|Tour by Tori Amos|
|Associated album||Unrepentant Geraldines|
|Start date||May 5, 2014|
|End date||November 21, 2014|
|No. of shows|
|Tori Amos concert chronology|
The Unrepentant Geraldines Tourwas a concert tour by American singer-songwriter, Tori Amos, to support her fourteenth studio album, Unrepentant Geraldines . The tour featured Amos in solo concert playing in Europe, South Africa, North America and Australia.
A concert tour is a series of concerts by an artist or group of artists in different cities, countries or locations. Often concert tours are named to differentiate different tours by the same artist and to associate a specific tour with a particular album or product. Especially in the popular music world, such tours can become large-scale enterprises that last for several months or even years, are seen by hundreds of thousands or millions of people, and bring in millions of dollars in ticket revenues. A performer who embarks on a concert tour is called a touring artist.
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.
Unrepentant Geraldines is the fourteenth studio album by American singer-songwriter and pianist Tori Amos. The album, available on standard CD/digital download, a limited edition CD+DVD, and two disc vinyl LP, was released in Germany on May 9, 2014 by Mercury Classics and May 13, 2014 in the United States by Mercury Classics/Universal Mercury Classics. Unrepentant Geraldines is Amos' eighth studio album to debut in the top 10 of the Billboard 200.
|May 5, 2014||Cork||Ireland||Cork Opera House|
|May 7, 2014||Dublin||Olympia Theatre|
|May 8, 2014|
|May 10, 2014||Glasgow||United Kingdom||O2 Academy Glasgow|
|May 11, 2014||Manchester||Manchester Apollo|
|May 12, 2014||Birmingham||Symphony Hall|
|May 14, 2014||Nottingham||Nottingham Royal Concert Hall|
|May 15, 2014||London||Royal Albert Hall|
|May 17, 2014||Paris||France||Le Grand Rex|
|May 19, 2014||Frankfurt||Germany||Jahrhunderthalle|
|May 20, 2014||Berlin||Tempodrom|
|May 22, 2014||Oslo||Norway||Sentrum Scene|
|May 24, 2014||Copenhagen||Denmark||Koncerthuset|
|May 25, 2014||Hamburg||Germany||Laeiszhalle|
|May 26, 2014||Rotterdam||Netherlands||De Doelen|
|May 28, 2014||Brussels||Belgium||Cirque Royal|
|May 29, 2014||Amsterdam||Netherlands||Concertgebouw|
|May 31, 2014||Zürich||Switzerland||Volkshaus|
|June 2, 2014||Rome||Italy||Parco della Musica|
|June 3, 2014||Milan||Teatro Nazionale|
|June 4, 2014||Padua||Geox|
|June 6, 2014||Vienna||Austria||Konzerthaus|
|June 7, 2014||Linz||Brucknerhaus|
|June 9, 2014||Stuttgart||Germany||Hegel Saal|
|June 10, 2014||Munich||Gasteig|
|June 11, 2014||Prague||Czech Republic||Congress Center|
|June 12, 2014||Warsaw||Poland||Congress Hall|
|June 14, 2014||Saint Petersburg||Russia||Music Hall|
|June 15, 2014||Moscow||Crocus City Hall|
|June 17, 2014||Kiev||Ukraine||Oktiabrskiy|
|June 19, 2014||Bucharest||Romania||Arenele Romane|
|June 20, 2014||Sofia||Bulgaria||National Palace of Culture|
|June 22, 2014||Istanbul||Turkey||Küçükçiftlik Park|
|June 26, 2014||Johannesburg||South Africa||Montecasino|
|June 27, 2014|
|June 29, 2014||Cape Town||Cape Town ICC|
|June 30, 2014|
|July 16, 2014||Vancouver||Canada||Orpheum|
|July 17, 2014||Seattle||United States||Paramount Theatre|
|July 18, 2014||Portland||Oregon Zoo Amphitheatre|
|July 19, 2014||Jacksonville||Britt Festival|
|July 21, 2014||Oakland||Paramount Theatre|
|July 23, 2014||Los Angeles||Greek Theatre|
|July 24, 2014||San Diego||Humphrey's|
|July 25, 2014||Mesa||Mesa Arts Center|
|July 27, 2014||Denver||Paramount Theatre|
|July 29, 2014||Dallas||Margot and Bill Winspear Opera House|
|July 30, 2014||Austin||Long Center for the Performing Arts|
|August 1, 2014||St. Louis||Peabody Opera House|
|August 2, 2014||Kansas City||Midland Theatre|
|August 3, 2014||Saint Paul||O'Shaughnessy Auditorium|
|August 5, 2014||Chicago||Chicago Theatre|
|August 6, 2014||Detroit||Fox Theatre|
|August 7, 2014||Cleveland||Cain Park|
|August 8, 2014||Toronto||Canada||Massey Hall|
|August 10, 2014||Philadelphia||United States||Verizon Hall|
|August 12, 2014||New York City||Beacon Theatre|
|August 13, 2014|
|August 15, 2014||Boston||Boston Opera House|
|August 16, 2014||Washington, D.C.||DAR Constitution Hall|
|August 18, 2014||Nashville||Ryman Auditorium|
|August 19, 2014||Atlanta||Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre|
|August 20, 2014||Durham||Durham Performing Arts Center|
|August 22, 2014||Clearwater||Ruth Eckerd Hall|
|August 23, 2014||Orlando||Bob Carr Theater|
|August 24, 2014||Miami Beach||Jackie Gleason Theater|
|November 11, 2014||Sydney||Australia|| Sydney Opera House |
(orchestral concerts with the
Sydney Symphony Orchestra)
|November 12, 2014|
|November 15, 2014||Melbourne||Palais Theatre|
|November 16, 2014||Adelaide||Her Majesty's Theatre|
|November 18, 2014||Perth||Riverside Theatre|
|November 20, 2014||Sydney||City Recital Hall|
|November 21, 2014||Brisbane||QPAC Concert Hall|
From the Choirgirl Hotel is the fourth studio album by American singer and songwriter Tori Amos, released on May 5, 1998. A departure from her previous albums, it was more a heavily produced project featuring a full rock band sound. The album debuted at number 5 on the Billboard 200 and number 6 in the UK. While falling short of the number 2 debut for her previous album, Boys for Pele (1996), From the Choirgirl Hotel is Amos's strongest debut to date in US sales, selling 153,000 copies in the first week. As of 2008 it has sold 778,000 copies in US. In 1999, Amos received two Grammy nominations: Alternative Music Performance, and Female Rock Vocal Performance for "Raspberry Swirl".
Scarlet's Walk is the seventh studio album released by Tori Amos. The 18-track concept album details the cross-country travels of Scarlet, a character loosely based on Amos, as well as the concept of America post-September 11, 2001. The album was the first released by Amos on Epic Records after her split with former label Atlantic Records. After a period of trouble with her last label, Amos proved her fan base was still with her when the album debuted at number 7 in the US, selling 107,000 copies in its first week, and reaching RIAA Gold status about a month after its release.
Y Kant Tori Read is an album by the 1980s American synthpop band of the same name, fronted by then-unknown singer and songwriter Tori Amos.
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American Doll Posse is the ninth studio album by American singer-songwriter Tori Amos, released in 2007 by Epic records. A concept album, American Doll Posse sees Amos assuming the identity of five different female personalities inspired by Greek mythology in order to narrate stories of life in modern America. Themes include opposition to the Iraq War, recording industry misogyny, disillusion, sexuality, personal loss and female empowerment in general. Musically, the album is more rock-oriented than other studio albums by Amos, notably featuring more guitar and drums than previous albums The Beekeeper (2005) and Scarlet's Walk (2002).
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The Night of Hunters Tour was the eleventh world concert tour by American singer-songwriter Tori Amos in support of her twelfth studio album Night of Hunters. During the tour Amos was supported by the Apollon Musagète Quartett, making this her first tour with a string quartet. As well as playing select songs from Night of Hunters, Amos played various songs from her back catalogue rearranged by her longtime collaborator, John Philip Shenale, to accommodate the string quartet.
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The Strange Little Tour was a concert tour by American singer-songwriter Tori Amos to support her album Strange Little Girls. She toured solo and played a Bösendorfer piano, a Fender Rhodes electric piano and a vintage Wurlitzer.
To Dallas and Back was a short United States-only concert tour by American singer-songwriter Tori Amos to support her album To Venus and Back.
The 5 ½ Weeks Tour was a co-headlined concert tour by singer-songwriters Alanis Morissette and Tori Amos. The tour promoted Morissette's album Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie and Amos's album To Venus and Back.
"Trouble's Lament" is a song by American singer/songwriter Tori Amos from her 14th studio album, Unrepentant Geraldines (2014). It was released as the album's lead promotional single on March 28, 2014, by Universal/Mercury Classics as a digital download only.
The Light Princess is a musical by Tori Amos and Samuel Adamson. Based on the Scottish fairy tale by George MacDonald, it tells the story of a princess afflicted by a constant weightlessness, unable to get her feet on the ground, both literally and metaphorically, until she finds a love that brings her down to earth. The musical was premiered for the Royal National Theatre in London in 2013. The stage production featured actress Rosalie Craig as the titular character. The musical was generally well-received, enjoyed an extended run in the theatre, and released its cast recording in 2015.