Mandy Moore tells Billboard that she is not worried about comparisons of her interpretations with those of the original artists on her latest effort ‘Coverage’, having tackled songs by such heavyweights as Joan Armatrading, Cat Stevens, Blondie and Joni Mitchell. “It’s for people to decide what I add to these songs, not me,” she reflects. “I just wanted to sing them. The songs are all genius and perfect to begin with, so I didn’t feel the need to do something completely different. I wanted to hold true to the songs.”
Mandy Watches Andy At Swiss Indoors ATP Tennis Tourney
October 25, 2003 – Reuters has a photo of Mandy Moore applauding her boyfriend Andy Roddick of the United States during his semifinal match against David Nalbandian of Argentina at the Swiss Indoors ATP Tennis tournament in Basel on Saturday (October 25). Nalbandian won the match 7-5, 7-5 and will face his compatriot Guillermo Coria in Sunday’s final.
Mandy Moore Thrilled To Take Part In ‘Women Rock!’
October 25, 2003 – Mandy tells Launch.com that she was in awe of the talent that participated on the fourth annual Women Rock! Songs From The Movies breast cancer awareness benefit, which aired on Thursday (October 23). “It was such an amazing project to be associated with,” Moore said. “And the caliber and the credibility of the people that I was working with. I mean my jaw was on the floor the whole day of rehearsals–the whole evening that we taped the show.”