‘FLAVOR (PETER RAUHOFER MIXES)’ REMIX PACKAGE DECEMBER 4 GOLD DUST INSTAGRAM MAP LAUNCHES
December 4, 2012 – (New York, NY) Tori Amos releases a new four-track remix package, “Flavor (Peter Rauhofer Mixes)” today, December 4 on Deutsche Grammophon. “Flavor” is the lead single from Amos’ current album Gold Dust on which she re-imagines songs from her catalogue in an orchestral setting in collaboration with the Metropole Orchestra. GRAMMY award winning remixer/dj Peter Rauhofer has taken the re-imagined “Flavor” from the concert hall to the dancefloor with four new versions. He is best known for his remixes for Madonna, Cher, Britney Spears, Whitney Houston, Pink, and Mariah Carey. The tracklist is “Flavor Club Mix,” (premiered on Perez Hilton HERE) “Flavor Big Room Mix,” “Flavor Old Skool Dub Mix,” and “Flavor Club Mix (Radio Edit).” The remix package will be available at all digital retailers.
Amos has a long history of classic remixes and dance collaborations, including “Professional Widow (“Armand’s Star Trunk Funkin’ Mix”), which hit #1 on the UK singles chart and #1 on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart in the U.S., her collaboration with BT “Blue Skies”, also a #1 on the Hot Dance Music/Club Play chart in the U.S., and “In the Springtime of His Voodoo (remix)” which hit #6 on the same chart.
The Gold Dust Instagram Map has just launched on Tori Amos’ website, http://www.toriamos.com/map. US Fans can upload their photos and personal stories relating to one of the songs on Gold Dust. Entries from different US cities will be chosen to make up a Gold Dust map. Fans chosen for the map will be in the running to win a signed copy of the album.
Read select features on Gold Dust below:
NY Times Talks (in conversation with Jon Pareles)
With more than 12 million albums sold and multiple Grammy nominations, Tori Amos is one of the most successful and influential artists of her generation. A pioneer across multiple platforms, she was the first major label artist to offer a single for download, has had her songs turned into graphic novels, and has produced groundbreaking videos throughout her career. She is renowned for her passionate and broad fan-base, her critically and commercially successful tours, and her ever evolving live show. Ms. Amos is also a noted humanitarian and co-founder of RAINN (Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network), which is the United States’ largest anti-sexual assault organization.