Tori-Amos Little-Earthquakes
B-side from Little Earthquakes


June 8, 1992 (original)
October 2003 (single)
November 2003 (Tales of a Librarian)




Atlantic Records, East West Records


Tori Amos


Someone (1992)
Tori Amos (2003)

2003 Single Cover

File:Mary single cover.jpg

"Mary" is a B-side from Tori Amos's 1992 debut album Little Earthquakes. 

Background Edit

"Mary" was included on both a cassette Tori submitted for copyright in June 1990 and on the rejected original version of Little Earthquakes in December that year.[1] The song was released as a B-side on the "Crucify" UK CD single in June 1992.

Tales of a Librarian Edit

The Tales version of "Mary" was included on Disc E of the 2006 boxset A Piano: The Collection.

Tales of a Librarian Edit

Remastered versions Edit

Live performances Edit

"Mary" was first performed during the 1992 Little Earthquakes Tour and has been performed on nearly all of Tori's tours since, both alone at the piano and with a band.[2] The song was performed by the character [[Clyde]] during the 2007 American Doll Posse World Tour.[3]

Lyrics Edit

Personnel Edit

Credits taken from Tales of a Librarian liner notes.

Original 1992 Version

  • Tori Amos
  • someone else
  • someone else

2003 Tales of a Librarian Version

  • Vocals and piano — Tori Amos
  • Drums — Matt Chamberlain
  • Bass Jon Evans
  • Guitar Mac Aladdin
  • Background vocals — Tori Amos, Chelsea Laird, Alison Evans, Jon Astley, Matt Chamberlain, Jon Evans, Duncan Pickford
  • Recorded and mixed by Mark Hawley and Marcel van Limbeek
  • Produced by Tori Amos

References Edit