Tag: Bette Midler

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: Hello, Divas!

Patti and Christine. Laura and Cynthia. Bette....

Bobby Freeman

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Bobby Freeman, “Do You Want To Dance”

Bobby Freeman wrote and recorded one of the most covered songs in the history of rock and roll...

Television

Why Stephen Colbert’s “We’ll Meet Again” Singalong Was the Greatest Send-Off in TV History

It’s been half a day since Stephen Colbert ended The Colbert Report and the way it went out is still circulating in my head. Not even...

Soul Serenade - Luther Vandross

Ken Shane's Soul Serenade, Music

Soul Serenade: Luther Vandross, “Here And Now”

When Luther Vandross died in 2005 a storied career ended...

Exit Lines, Theatre

Exit Lines: The Drama Desk Awards

"Get me rewrite!" says Tom Hanks, as the winners are announced....

Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’90s, Vol. 60

George Michael and Mike + the Mechanics are here it's finally the anticipated arrival of Midi, Maxi & Efti. ...

Music, Popdose, World's Worst Songs

World’s Worst Songs: “Wind Beneath My Wings”

“Wind Beneath My Wings” expresses a lovely sentiment: “you’re my hero, you’re everything I would like to be,...

Television

Uncle Duque’s Crazytime TV Hour: Earth Day Makes Us Green

Mike Duquette digs up crazy video crap on the Internet, like this gem warning you about not recycling, you jerk....

Film, Filminism

Filminism: Chicks Who Rock

In the latest installment of Filminism, Kelly Stitzel discusses her favorite cinematic portrayals of female musicians....

Film, Filminism

Filminism: Female Friendships

The relationship a woman has with her best girlfriends is unlike any other. Join Kelly Stitzel as she takes a look at some of her favorite...

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Television, TV on DVD

TV on DVD: “Tonight: 4 Decades of ‘The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson'”

What made Johnny Carson the late-night king? Scott Malchus takes a look in his review of a new box of Tonight Show episodes....

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Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: October 29, 1996

Robert Cass fills in for Jeff Giles this week and takes readers on a Box Office Flashback to October 29, 1996. (Rated R for vulgar language...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 59

I’m going to issue you a promise — I promise to never Rickroll you again (in this series). I mean, there’s no way I could...

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Chart Attack!, Music

CHART ATTACK!: 5/13/89

Jason Hare takes us back to 1989, when 38 Special begged for forgiveness, Peter Cetera warbled with Cher, and a "mystery artist" made it...