It’s now officially been 20 years since Tori Amos released Boys For Pele, which could either spark feelings of nostalgia or relief, depending on how far you wish to leave your adolescence behind. Either way, the feelings will be intense, because intense feelings are what Tori Amos fans live for. And Boys For Pele is full of them—passionate, piano-straddling feelings about religion, and self-discovery, and sex, and some more sex. Recorded in an old Irish church (very on-brand for Tori), the album was one of her most successful, debuting at No. 2 on the album charts in both the U.S. and the U.K. back when those things still mattered.

To commemorate the album’s 20th anniversary, Rhino is re-releasing the album in two deluxe versions: First a two-LP set of the original album, available November 18. That same day, Rhino will also be issuing a deluxe 2-CD edition of Boys For Pele with 21 bonus tracks, including B-sides, live and demo recordings, and four never-before-released tracks, “To The Fair Motormaids of Japan,” “Talula (M&M Mix)”, “In The Springtime Of His Voodoo (Rookery Ending),” and “Sucker.”


You can see the track listing for the deluxe CD edition of Boys For Pele below, and pre-order that and the LP edition on Amazon.

Boys For Pele: Deluxe Edition

Disc One: Original Album

1. “Beauty Queen/Horses”
2. “Blood Roses”
3. “Father Lucifer”
4. “Professional Widow”
5. “Mr. Zebra”
6. “Marianne”
7. “Caught A Lite Sneeze”
8. “Muhammad My Friend”
9. “Hey Jupiter”
10. “Way Down”
11. “Little Amsterdam”
12. “Talula”
13. “Not The Red Baron”
14. “Agent Orange”
15. “Doughnut Song”
16. “In The Springtime Of His Voodoo”
17. “Putting The Damage On”
18. “Twinkle”


Disc Two: Bonus Tracks
1. “Hey Jupiter” – The Dakota Version
2. “To The Fair Motormaids Of Japan” *
3. “That’s What I Like Mick (The Sandwich Song)”
4. “Fire-Eater’s Wife/Beauty Queen” – Demo Version
5. “Professional Widow” – Armand’s Star Trunk Funkin’ Mix (Radio Edit)
6. “Sugar” – Live
7. “Alamo”
8. “Talula” – M&M Mix *
9. “Professional Widow” – Merry Widow Version (Live)
10. “Frog On My Toe”
11. “Hungarian Wedding Song”
12. “Walk To Dublin (Sucker Reprise)”
13. “Toodles Mr. Jim”
14. “Sister Named Desire”
15. “Amazing Grace/Til The Chicken”
16. “This Old Man”
17. “Sucker” *
18. “Honey” – Live
19. “Graveyard”
20. “London Girls”
21. “In The Springtime Of His Voodoo (Rookery Ending)” *

* previously unreleased