The Alanis Morissette Album From The ’90S The Usa Desires Now

There are men in the narrative of “Jagged Little Pill,” but what’s thrilling about the album, especially today, is that Ms. Morissette seems so uninterested in bowing to their presence.
Whether “Jagged Little Pill” succeeds on a musical stage remains to be seen.
Too often, “Jagged Little Pill” is discussed only in terms of its bitterness and aggression – something that, I imagine, wouldn’t be so common if the album had been recorded by a man.
PhotoAlanis Morissette’s “Jagged Little Pill,” which just had its 22nd anniversary, is not only one of the landmark albums of the ’90s; it has proved evergreen even as time has left other albums of similar aesthetic and acclaim behind.
To label “Pill” a breakup album is shortsighted, despite how it navigates the nuances of closure in a relationship.

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