Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette



Alanis Nadine Morissette (/ˌmɒrɪˈsɛt/; born June 1, 1974) is a Canadian-American alternative rock singer, songwriter, musician, multi-instrumentalist, record producer, and actress. Known for her powerful and emotive mezzo-soprano voice, Morissette began her career in Canada in the early 1990s with two mildly successful dance-pop albums.[1] Afterwards, she moved to Holmby Hills, Los Angeles and in 1995 released Jagged Little Pill, a more rock-oriented album which sold more than 33 million copies globally and is her most critically acclaimed work.[2][3][4][5] Her follow-up album, Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie, was released in 1998.

Morissette assumed creative control and producing duties for her subsequent studio albums, including Under Rug Swept (2002), So-Called Chaos (2004), and Flavors of Entanglement (2008). Her eighth studio album and most recent to date, Havoc and Bright Lights, was released in 2012. Morissette has sold more than 75 million records worldwide and has been dubbed the "Queen of Alt-Rock Angst" by Rolling Stone.[6][7][8][9]



Fuck is a 2005 American documentary film by director Steve Anderson about the word "fuck".
Jagged Little Pill
Jagged Little Pill is the third album by Canadian singer Alanis Morissette, released in 1995 through Maverick.
"Ironic" is a 1996 song by Canadian -American singer Alanis Morissette.
You Oughta Know
"You Oughta Know" is a song by Canadian-American singer Alanis Morissette, released as the lead single from her third studio album, Jagged Little Pill (1995) on July 7, 1995.

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Beale Street Music Festival 2018: Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Erykah Badu, Alanis Morissette, David Byrne and More.
  –  February 22, 2018
From May 4-6, the Beale Street Music Festival will host a wide range of acts, including Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Erykah Badu, Incubus, Alanis Morissette, David Byrne and more. The rain or shine event will take place in the heart of the city of ...
Singer-Songwriter Alanis Morissette Brings Live Performance to The Pearl at Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas
  –  February 20, 2018
One of the most influential singer-songwriter-musicians in contemporary music, Alanis Morissette, announces a live performance date at the intimate Pearl Concert Theater at Palms Casino Resort on Friday, June 22, 2018 at 8 p.m. With sales of more ...
Alanis Morissette to headline female-friendly Cornbury Music Festival
  –  February 15, 2018
Alanis Morissette will headline an all-female Cornbury Music Festival in Oxfordshire, England this summer (18). A year after organisers announced 2017’s event would be the last, the weekend spectacular is back – due to popular demand – and this year ...
Katy Perry Reflects On Tanking Of ‘Witness’ Album
  –  March 5, 2018
Instead, “it’s about staying on the graph and making sure every move is authentic.” Her friend, alt-rocker Alanis Morissette, advised her to be transparent—so that whenever anyone looked at her career, anywhere on that graph, they’d look through ...
Here’s Who’s Playing Arroyo Seco Weekend, Pasadena’s Family- and Foodie-Friendly Music Fest
  –  March 4, 2018
thanks to sets from Alanis Morissette, Third Eye Blind, and Violent Femmes. Saturday lures the jazz cats with appearances by Kamasi Washington and Pharoah Sanders. A strong thread of Americana and folky-leaning acts runs throughout, including Margo Price ...
Jack White, Neil Young, Robert Plant, Jeff Goldblum (!) to play Arroyo Seco Weekend 2018
  –  March 3, 2018
Jack White, Neil Young, and Robert Plant top the bill. They’re set to appear alongside other formidable acts like Kings of Leon, Alanis Morissette, Belle and Sebastian, The Pretenders, The Specials, and actor Jeff Goldblum, who will perform a jazz music ...
Katy Perry Opens Up About Learning from Failure & Staying Authentic
  –  March 2, 2018
On the advice she received from Alanis Morissette: “If you look at your career as a graph chart, don’t get hung up on all the highs and lows. It’s about staying on the graph and making sure every move is authentic.” For more from Katy, head to ...
Today: Steeling for a Trade Fight
  –  March 2, 2018
Pasadena's Arroyo Seco Weekend festival in June will feature Neil Young, Robert Plant, Jack White and Alanis Morissette, among others. -- Our architecture critic tried to crack the mysterious case of Frank Lloyd Wright's L.A. houses on camera. First rule ...
Katy Perry received great career advice from Alanis Morissette
  –  March 2, 2018
Katy Perry was told by Alanis Morissette to focus on being "authentic" rather than concentrating on chart success and sales figures. The 33-year-old singer - whose 2013 single 'Roar' was her last track to top the charts in both the UK and US - admits the ...
Here’s the Restaurant Lineup For This Year’s Arroyo Seco Music Festival
  –  March 2, 2018
Produced by Goldenvoice, the team that’s also behind Coachella, Arroyo Seco offers a nice EDM-less alternative to the renown desert music festival, with the likes of Jack White, Neil Young, Gary Clark Jr., Alanis Morissette, and Robert Plant headlining ...
Ken Starr Thinks Mueller May Be Exceeding His Mandate Because Ken Starr Is The King Of Irony
  –  March 2, 2018
Not the deleterious impact of his prurient investigation into Bill Clinton’s side action, but the violence done to the concept of irony by Alanis Morissette’s Ironic. Rain on your wedding day is not ironic, it just sucks. Thankfully Ken Starr is here ...
New Netflix sitcom 'Everything Sucks!' does not suck
  –  March 1, 2018
Everything Sucks!, the new sitcom now streaming on Netflix, is set in the 1990s. We know this because its teen characters listen to Alanis Morissette and Oasis albums on CDs played through Walkmans. Bill Clinton is president. Children play with snap bracelets.
Jack White, Neil Young and Robert Plant top the Arroyo Seco Weekend 2018 lineup
  –  March 1, 2018
The rest of the lineup includes the likes of Belle and Sebastian, Alanis Morissette, Third Eye Blind, Pretenders, Kamasi Washington, Seu Jorge, Violent Femmes, Gary Clark Jr. and more. Tickets go on sale Friday, March 9 at 10am, with an American Express ...
Neil Young, Jack White, Robert Plant and More to Play Arroyo Seco Weekend
  –  March 1, 2018
Featuring acts like Neil Young + Promise of the Real, Jack White, Kings of Leon, Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters, Pretenders, Gary Clark Jr., Alanis Morissette and more, the festival is presented by Goldenvoice who also organize the ...
Follow the Fader
  –  March 1, 2018
Along with a rotating cast of friends and family members, they toiled in teenage obscurity while absorbing the pop cultural lessons learned from the artists of their youth — Alanis Morissette, Sheryl Crow, the Cranberries, and other guitar-led pop-rock ...
Neil Young, Jack White and Robert Plant to Rock Arroyo Seco 2018
  –  March 1, 2018
On Sunday, local new wave heroes The Bangles sit alongside 1990's alt-rocker Alanis Morissette, acoustic punks Violent Femmes and Latin rockers Los Lobos.
Justin Theroux Steps Out in N.Y.C., Plus Christie Brinkley, Amy Adams & More
  –  February 27, 2018
Spider Sharpless brings Alanis Morissette on the court during the Harlem Globetrotters' Los Angeles game on Sunday. Miles Brown hangs with the Harlem Globetrotters at their L.A. game.
Can marijuana make you more creative? Artists and researchers weigh in
  –  February 26, 2018
“If ever I need some clarity… or a quantum leap in terms of writing something, it’s a quick way for me to get to it,” singer and songwriter Alanis Morissette once told High Times magazine. Such talk has helped the plant take on an almost mystical ...
Ask our TV critic anything, get your answers on Facebook Live
  –  February 26, 2018
It's fine. The teen comedy, set in the 1990s, follows a group of friends (and two of their parents) trying to figure out who they are in the era of Alanis Morissette and cassette tapes. The young actors are charming enough, but the series traffics in a lot ...
The 14 Best Songs To Sing For Your Ultimate Karaoke Performance
  –  February 26, 2018
It'll make you cry but also jump up and down a lot. Bonus points if you don't run out of breath. 2. "You Oughta Know" by Alanis Morissette Oh my god, what an obviously good choice. This one doesn't get old, does it? Whip this bad boy out if you see your ex ...
Troy Reimink: Entertainment needs to do more than revisit past
  –  February 24, 2018
A debate occurs about whether the lyrics in Alanis Morissette’s “Ironic” actually describe things that are ironic. (As every sentient person already knows, they don’t). There are montages set to Oasis and the Spin Doctors, etc., often within ...
Saoirse Ronan Cried During Greta Gerwig's Dance Parties On the Set of 'Lady Bird'
  –  February 22, 2018
"We got really emotional," she explained. Here, the actress talks American high school, her connection to Alanis Morissette, and her current Hollywood crush.
Beale Street Music Festival Will Include Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Erykah Badu, Alanis Morissette, David Byrne and More.
  –  February 22, 2018
From May 4-6, the Beale Street Music Festival will host a wide range of acts, including Jack White, Queens of the Stone Age, Erykah Badu, Incubus, Alanis Morissette, David Byrne and more. The rain or shine event will take place in the heart of the city of ...
Variety resonates: Hard Rock recognized for its entertainment
  –  February 22, 2018
Last year, artists and bands like Willie Nelson, Journey, Billy Currington, Bret Micheals, Alanis Morissette and Five Finger Death Punch performed onstage as part of the Battery Park Concert Series. Most of Hard Rock's entertainment options are reserved ...
Alanis Morissette announces intimate 2018 UK tour: Book tickets now
  –  February 13, 2018
Morissette experienced experienced a huge breakthrough with her 1995 album Jagged Little Pill, and became one of the most commercially successful artist of the decade. The singer has released five albums since then, with a new collection of songs expected ...


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