Singer/songwriter Tori Amos will embark on her first tour with a full band on
April 18 at Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.'s Chili Pepper in what has been dubbed her
The 12-city tour will launch in advance of the May 5 release of Amos' new
album, From the Choirgirl Hotel, and will find the dramatic and sensual
pianist returning to intimate clubs such as Chicago's Park West and San
Francisco's Fillmore Auditorium.
The 12-track effort, Amos' fourth full-length album, was produced by Amos and
recorded in a 300-year-old barn in Cornwall, England. On Feb. 22, the sultry
singer wed the engineer of the album, Mark Hawley, according to Susan Swan,
Amos' Atlantic Records publicist.
Amos is expected to debut the album's single, "Spark," during an April 10
appearance on the "Late Show with David Letterman," which will be followed by
a May 12 gig on "The Tonight Show With Jay Leno."
The track listing for the album is: "Spark," "Cruel," "Black-Dove (January),"
"Raspberry Swirl," "Jackie's Strength," "Iieee," "Liquid Diamonds," "She's
Cocaine," "Northern Lad," "Hotel," "Playboy Mommy" and "Pandora's
Tori Amos Tour Dates:
Apr. 18; Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Chili Pepper
Apr. 20; Atlanta, Ga., Roxy
Apr. 22; Washington, D.C., 9:30 Club
Apr. 23; New York, N.Y., Irving Plaza
Apr. 25; Boston, Mass., Avalon
Apr. 26; Philadelphia, Pa., Electric Factory
Apr. 28; Toronto, Ont., Phoenix Concert Theater
Apr. 29; Detroit, Mich., St. Andrews
Apr. 30; Chicago, Ill., Park West
May 3; Seattle, Wash., Moore Theatre
May 5; San Francisco, Calif., Fillmore
May 6; Los Angeles, Calif., El Rey Theatre