- Summary: The singer-songwriter-pianist's ninth studio album is political, confrontational, and lengthy (at over 20 tracks)--and also falls under the dreaded "concept album" category, as its songs come from the viewpoints of five different characters.
- Record Label: Sony
- Genre(s): Rock, Alternative, Singer-Songwriter
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SpinTrading obscure metaphors for assertive personae, Amos sings with a remarkably forceful focus. [Jun 2007, p.92]
BillboardDespite it being more rock-oriented than 2005's "The Beekeeper," this album isn't much of a sonic progression, and it takes a while for "Posse" to find its voice. [5 May 2007]
UncutAmerican Doll Posse sounds like a return to more conventional songwriting form. [Jun 2007, p.87]
TheKingOfRockJun 30, 2007Contains many great songs which somehow even fit together in spite of their variability, Tori is very talented musically, vocally and Contains many great songs which somehow even fit together in spite of their variability, Tori is very talented musically, vocally and lyrically and here she uses this talent to produce great music that is fun to listen to. Rocks and kicks ass.i… Expand
chrisMay 5, 2007She NEVER fails to stun me, i think all her albums are all amazing for different reasons and this, is no exception! lots of fantasic songs. I She NEVER fails to stun me, i think all her albums are all amazing for different reasons and this, is no exception! lots of fantasic songs. I really am shocked when people say the don't get Tori, she is a musical genius!… Expand
MelissaCMay 15, 2007Amazing. Different. Beautiful. Inspirational. She needs everything wonderful to happen to her. She spreads wonder with each song. Thankou tori.
RobbieCMay 4, 2007A real surprise following '05's Beesleeper. It rocks, it rolls, it shimmers, it shines. I highly recommend it.
DJA.Jul 1, 2007At first listen, its good. Second, its too heady, you sense she's tried to hard. Third time, you still sense its worthiness. Fourth, you At first listen, its good. Second, its too heady, you sense she's tried to hard. Third time, you still sense its worthiness. Fourth, you get it. Fifth listen and then on its a guilty pleasure and one it hooked. Amos worked harder than most to create this piece but at the end of it all its good music and when you can understand them, intelligent lyrics.… Expand
OPMay 5, 2007Would have been an easy 10/10 if the Pip songs had been cut from the line-up.
DAneNoJun 3, 20071 good song - bouncing - the rest is like Boys for Pele outtakes...
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