Tales of a Librarian is Tori Amos’s very first best-of compilation, that was released on November 2003 by Atlantic Records. Unlike many other compilations by other artists, it doesn’t merely feature songs that were released as singles or were big hits. Of course, “Crucify,” “Silent All These Years,” or “Cornflake Girl” are there —and even that big dance remix by Armand Van Helden that topped the charts worldwide — but Tales of a Librarian is a little bit more than that: Tori wanted it to be a sonic (...)

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