Tag Archives: Bette Midler

club kid James St. James’ book Freak Show is now a movie in theaters & on demand

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

John Cameron Mitchell performed ‘Hedwig’ songs in at the premiere party (there’s video), which was attended by Sting whose wife Trudie Styler directed the movie which includes Bettle Midler as a cast member. Trudie is also doing Q&A’s at IFC Center where the movie is playing in NYC.

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Nick Cave, John Cale, Donovan, Beck & more pay tribute to Leonard Cohen

Source: Brooklyn Vegan

Also: Cat Stevens, Judy Collins, Elton John, Questlove, Win Butler & more

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Monday Playlist: Happy All Hallows Week!

Source: Rock On Philly

Featured Image by Jamal Fanaian via Flickr

For those who require more than just the one day for Halloween, how about a whole week? With this week of shows in Philadelphia and our pleasantly creepy playlist, all you’ll need is candy to make your Halloween complete. With Cold War Kids at The Fillmore, Trevor Hall  at World CafeThe Darkness at the TLA and Anna Nalick at Tin Angel, we have a very busy week of live music ahead!

This may not seem like a haunting song, but the video sure is!

Philly’s own Meek Mill has the stuff of ...

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Bette Midler Covers Classics on It’s the Girls

Source: Rock On Philly

Diva Bette Midler, at 68 years old, is still divine. The release of her latest album It’s the Girls earlier this month through Warner is supported by the announcement of her upcoming tour to the delight of her fans. The album is composed of covers that channel femininity and love, while exploring many different genres.

Be My Baby” written for The Ronettes utilizes the old-school sound in combination with Bette Midler’s powerful voice. The same effect is vibrant in another classic cover of The Exciters‘ “Tell Him.” She doesn’t stray in style from the ...

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