Angel Olsen has shared a cover of Tori Amos’ 1992 classic “Winter,” and in the caption of the video, she’s announced a livestream fundraiser.
The cover, which comes from Amos’ solo debut album Little Earthquakes, sees Olsen singing with an unmatched vocal finesse as she plays an accompanying piano. The powerful cover truly does justice to the vulnerable, emotional track, which is about Amos’ difficult relationship with her minister father.
In the caption of the video, Olsen announces that she’s playing a full live-streamed solo set on Saturday with a virtual admission, which will raise money for both her band and crew members in addition to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Effort.
Watch Olsen’s cover of “Winter” and check out the announcement below.
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Took several tries to get this one down, who knew ? I’m 15 again. I’m gonna continue to post these covers and short videos, mainly to stay limber and experiment-but I’ve decided to do a legit livestream for the band and crew and other musicians in need. I hope you’ll join me, it’ll be a mix of old and new and a few never played before..I’ll probably play about an hour or more. Thankyou all for your support during this surreal moment in time, I’ll do my best to throw some surprises in. Any requests? ? Still At Home: An Evening of Songs on Piano and Guitar. A ticketed livestream full set – this Saturday April 11 at 3pm PT / 6pm ET / 10pm GMT. Tickets are $12 in advance and $15 day of show with proceeds going to the MusiCares COVID-19 Relief Effort and directly to my touring band and crew who, like so many artists and musicians, have been affected. Ticket Link in bio. Anyone who purchases a ticket has 24 hours to view the set from when it initially airs. Buy tickets and view livestream at: angelolsen.veeps.com and at link in bio