From the Choirgirl Hotel is not a typical Amos album – that would be the more traditional singer-songwriter fare of Little Earthquakes. But it came in the centre of a stretch from 1996-99 during which she seemed to be pushing the form further out in every direction at once – more intense, more complex, more experimental – and, in pulling it off, becoming an even more powerful artist. Despite her largely unsung influence on today's singer-songwriters, both male and female, Amos's combination of conviction, catharsis and vision feels worlds away from the relatively timorous aesthetics.
From The Choirgirl Hotel (CD, Album). Fantastic, coherent Compositions! her most delicate and independent Tracks are on this work. maybe some rotten, hardcore Amos fans would kill me because of this statement, but in my oppinion if someone wants to purchase only one Amos album, this is the most experimental and diversified output.
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 (instead of Amos's usual minimalist piano sound)
From The Choirgirl Hotel is a music studio album recording by TORI AMOS (Crossover Prog/Progressive Rock) released in 1998 on cd, lp, vinyl and/or cassette. From the Choirgirl Hotel Atlantic 1998. From the Choirgirl Hotel by AMOS,TORI (1998-05-05) Atlantic. Sort: Recent best-seller Results cached. From the Choirgirl Hotel, Amos, Tori.
From the Choirgirl Hotel is the fourth solo studio album by American singer-songwriter Tori Amos. It was released on May 4, 1998 in the United Kingdom by East West Records and on May 5, 1998 by Atlantic Records in the United States. The album was largely inspired by a miscarriage Amos experienced in December 1996 and her engagement to partner Mark Hawley in early 1997.
Debut sales for From the Choirgirl Hotel are Amos's best to date, selling 153,000 copies in its first week . Produced by Amos, the album explores topics like American politics and environmental issues, mixed with mythological elements and first-person narrations.
Listen free to Tori Amos – From the Choirgirl Hotel (Spark, Cruel and more). Shortly before she began work on From the Choirgirl Hotel, Tori Amos suffered a miscarriage. While she was recording the album, she married her long-term boyfriend. As expected, both events cryptically wind their way into the album, which arguably has Amos' most personal lyrics since Little Earthquakes.
In 1988 Tori Amos released her first collaborative album with a band she called ‘Y Kan’t Tori Read’. The album and first single tanked and the band dissolved but what came out of the wreckage was a tape of 12 demos, that by 1992 would be reworked and made into the album Little Earthquakes. Since then, Tori has released another 14 albums, eight of which entered the Billboard Top 10, as well a series of hit singles and written a successful musical titled The Light Princess. 1. From the Choirgirl Hotel (1998) Probably the most articulate and well-themed album in Tori’s repertoire. The album is a reflection of the two miscarriages Tori suffered while promoting Boys for Pele. This is the most Rock N’ Roll sounding album of Tori’s career and it is perfection as, in its own way, is therapy to those who have lost someone or something important to them.