Quantity:1
Unrepentant Geraldines has been added to your Basket
+ £1.26 UK delivery
Used: Good | Details
Sold by Plegnic Sonor
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: EXLibrary packaging/markings/may be missing cover/inserts. Ships from USA.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Basket
£8.99
& FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20.00. Details
Sold by: positivenoise
Add to Basket
£9.49
& FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20.00. Details
Sold by: Amazon
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Available to Download Now
Buy the MP3 album for £7.99

Unrepentant Geraldines

4.5 out of 5 stars 64 customer reviews

Price: £8.99 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20. Details
Only 6 left in stock.
Sold by A2Z Entertains and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.
Note: This item is eligible for click and collect. Details
Pick up your parcel at a time and place that suits you.
  • Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK
  • Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost
How to order to an Amazon Pickup Location?
  1. Find your preferred location and add it to your address book
  2. Dispatch to this address when you check out
Learn more
54 new from £5.86 6 used from £5.86
£8.99 & FREE Delivery in the UK on orders over £20. Details Only 6 left in stock. Sold by A2Z Entertains and Fulfilled by Amazon. Gift-wrap available.

Amazon's Tori Amos Store


Special Offers and Product Promotions


Frequently Bought Together

  • Unrepentant Geraldines
  • +
  • Gold Dust (Deluxe)
  • +
  • Night of Hunters
Total price: £31.35
Buy the selected items together

Product details

  • Audio CD (12 May 2014)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Decca (UMO)
  • ASIN: B00IFFJEGI
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  Vinyl  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 46,698 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Track Listings

Disc: 1

  1. America
  2. Trouble's Lament
  3. Wild Way
  4. Wedding Day
  5. Weatherman
  6. 16 Shades Of Blue
  7. Maids Of Elfen-Mere
  8. Promise - Tori Amos, Tash
  9. Giant's Rolling Pin
  10. Selkie
  11. Unrepentant Geraldines
  12. Oysters
  13. Rose Dover
  14. Invisible Boy

Product Description

14th studio album by the American singer/songwriter. The album features the single 'Trouble's Lament' and debuted at #13 in the UK Albums Chart.

Customer Reviews

Top Customer Reviews

Format: Audio CD
As a long time Tori fan I have been hoping for some time that she would hand in a more piano-centric album, a return to her girl-and-a-piano roots of old. And with Unrepentant Geraldines she has finally delivered this.

This is the first album (sans the classically-inspired Night Of Hunters) since the mid-90s not to feature long-time collaboraters Matt Chamberlain (drums) and Jon Evans (bass). So inevitably the album is less of a band affair, featuring no less than seven tracks with only Tori and her piano. The rest of the tracks have drums programmed by her husband, who also adds his usual guitar flourishes throughout.

One thing that struck me listening to this record is that her vocals sound more controlled and strong than her more recent albums, utilising her upper range to great effect, at times harking back to her vocal stylings on Little Earthquakes.

As for the songs, title track Unrepentant Geraldines is an utter masterpiece in my eyes. The main body of the song is largely experimental and unpredictable, shifting between contrasting sections with ease, a reggae tinged verse, leading into a punk-rock style bridge, then going into a piano-centred anthemic chorus. Just when you think you've wrapped your head around the song it ends abruptly and goes into a beautiful piano-centred outro section, which, on a first listen could very easily be mistaken for an entirely different song. It really has to be heard to be believed.

Other highlights include the haunting Weatherman and the gloriously quirky Beatles-esque Giants Rolling Pin.
Comment 22 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Audio CD
Is this the best Tori Amos album? No.
However, is this still a fantastic album? Yes.
Everyone remembers the unconventional and, at times, groundbreaking debut "Little Earthquakes" and the 3 albums that immediately followed - "Under The Pink", "Boys for Pele" and "From The Choirgirl Hotel". Tori's output up to and including 2002's "Scarlet's Walk" was pretty flawless, however in recent years her albums have become overly long, bloated and full of filler. After a period of revisiting her childhood classical training and working on a musical with London's National Theatre, Tori has returned to making contemporary music. I'm trying to avoid the word "pop", because she's never made "pop" music. Whilst this isn't the greatest Tori album, it's most certainly worthy to bare her name, with songs like "Wild Way", "Invisible Boy" and "Selkie" echoing her earlier piano orientated work, and "16 Shades Of Blue" and "Rose Dover" containing elements reminscent of her electronic work on "From The Choirgirl Hotel" and "To Venus And Back".

Vocally, Tori sounds better than she has in at least 10 years and her piano playing is on point. Both lyrically and musically compelling and interesting, the album is exactly how you would expect Tori to sound at this stage in her career, ignoring her 2 most recent contemporary efforts "American Doll Posse" and "Abnormally Attracted To Sin", which now sound more like a desperate cry for help during a midlife crisis than compelling music.

"Giant's Rolling Pin" is a bit unnecessary and "Promise" (a duet with Tori's daughter), though a nice song, sounds out of place on the album.
Read more ›
4 Comments 25 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse
Format: Audio CD
"Earthquakes" was shattering. "Pink" was magnificent. "Pele" was explosive. "Choirgirl" was mesmerising. "Venus" was stellar. "Scarlet" was stunning. There you have arguably the absolute Tori-top. And then it all went downhill, leaving hardcore fans inconsolable, and the rest of the world rather indifferent. At 50, and totally owning her own genre, for her new album Tori packs half a century of experiences into 59 minutes in her fiery piano confessional style, bearing them straight from the heart. Though it is not a drastic change from her familiar style, it is much more inviting and accessible than the infamous trilogy of "The beekeeper", "American doll posse" and "Abnormally attracted to sin" which clouded fans/listeners. In fact, "Unrepentant Geraldines" easily could have been the follow-up to "Scarlet's walk", picking up right where that record left off, despite the different thematology.

Those who are willing to approach this without fear it might be as uninviting as the last three albums, they will soon find themselves drawn to it. It seems as though Tori has taken some of her past albums' great moments, creating her most interesting work in years. Letting the songs come together on their own, here she abandons the disastrous, inaccessible content of over-reaching concepts, complex writing, and lengthy duration of late albums, and steps forward with a lighter, yet mature, self-assured, yet heartwarming, captivating record. "Selkie" and the title track are examples of her unparalleled songwriting magnificence, while "Oysters" and closing track "Invisible boy" evokes simultaneously strength and vulnerability, in the most heart-wrenching way. It has always been Tori's art that made her unique, but it is her heart that made her precious. "Geraldines" are glorious.
5 Comments 13 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
Report abuse

Most Recent Customer Reviews



Customer Discussions


What Other Items Do Customers Buy After Viewing This Item?


Look for similar items by category


Feedback