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Tori Amos channels Valkyrie fury and 'Mad Max's' Furiosa for rape documentary song 'Flicker'

Tori Amos channels Valkyrie fury and 'Mad Max's' Furiosa for rape documentary song 'Flicker'

Singer-songwriter Tori Amos is here for Audrie and for Daisy, and she’s bringing a cleansing fire.

“As the song was developing, I began to see and hear the Valkyries were very much coming into the chorus,” Amos says of “Flicker,” the song she wrote for the teen-rape documentary “Audrie & Daisy.”

“There was a defiance that was being woven into the chorus. A bit of Furiosa and the Land of Many Mothers coming into the energy, which is not a passive energy at all,” she says with a smile, citing the “Mad Max: Fury Road” character and her matriarchal community. “It’s an energy that demands for us as a society to look at the fact that our kids are doing this to our kids....

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