BootLeg Betty

Billboard TidBits: Nov 8th Issue

Bette’s CD is positioned at number 29 on the top 200 album chart… Internet Charts: Positioned…

Liz On Hulaween

Photo: Lawrence Lucier Bette and Donna PEOPLE WHO have never attended one of Bette Midler’s “Hulaween”…

Hulaween 2003…A Brief Outline

Click on images for a larger view…. I will be posting pics and an article once…

Ticketmaster Updates for St. Paul and Detroit

The St. Paul, Minnesota show will go on sale Nov. 3rd at 10am at the Excel…

You Guys and Gals Are Doing Great…

Keep the e-mails coming…I can’t respond to you individually becuase of the time factor and me…

Please Read: Last Minute Idea to Send Message to Bette

As I wrote yesterday, I am now in NYC for Hulaween, albeit very ill with a…

Midler and the over-40 set Hot on Charts

New York Daily News – http://www.nydailynews.com For wave of chart acts, life begins at 40 Mr.…

CD Review: The Hartford Courant

Music review By Greg Morago The Hartford Courant October 28, 2003 “Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary…

Mister D Heads for Hulaween

Sketch: Sammy Miro (I feel like a star, Sammy…Thank you!…LOL) Heading for the Big Apple, Folk!…

Ahmet’s 80th Birthday Party…Sounded Like Fun

When Rolling Stone magazine founder/owner Jann Wenner and Bette Midler throw a party, the music community…

An Interview With “Beaches” Author, Iris Rainer Dart

Iris Rainer Dart: Love is at the core MontereyHerald.com Susan Cantrell 10-26-03 Raise your hand if…

CD Review: Manilow Elf Strikes Again…Where Are My BetteHeads????

GayWired.com – 10.23.03 Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook By Pete Zorn Some sage once…

The “More” Pics…

The last 3 posts I made contain some of the MORE pictures….they are fabulous and were…

Bette Holding On Tight: November 1, 2003 Billboard Charts

Photo: Carlo Dalla Chiesa More Magazine Billboard Charts for November 1, 2003 issue When the November…

CD Shopping With Mandy Moore…

Photo: Carlo Dalla Chiesa (More Magazine) Date: 10/24/2003 EW Magazine Willman, Chris “They have 8-tracks here?…

More, More More…Bette in “More” Magazine…Thank you Lora!!!!

Photo: Carlo Dalla Chiesa Mister D: Since I couldn’t find this dang magazine yet, I asked…

Come On…It Only Takes Second…Please Sign The Petition…Save A Landmark

Bette: “There’s gotta be a way to do something about that, don’t you think?” Yes, Bette,…

CD Review: The Advocate

An Advocate.com October 21, 2003 Bette Midler • Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook (Columbia) It began,…

The Bottom Line Asks For Help…Sign The Petition Please!

“Can’t they do something about that?” That’s what Bette Midler said a few weeks ago when…

Sometimes I Hate Being Right…A Recap of “The View”

Mister D: The post below comes from the little elf I have chained to the living…

Updates For Halloween: 10-20-03

Sketch: Sammy Miro New Halloween Animation: That ratty-assed exclusive group and some of my other detractors…

Helmer Schlesinger eulogized

Variety By NICOLE LAPORTE 10-20-03 “Sunday, bloody Sunday!” Michael York proclaimed, taking the stage at the…

South Carolina Alert: Bette Will Play “The Colonial Center”

I got an e-mail from Kelle, a South Carolina Bettehead….she relayed info to me that she…

What’s Bruce Listening To?

Boston Herald 10-17-03 Bruce Vilanch stars as Edna in the musical “Hairspray” at the Colonial Theatre…

Heeeere’s Johnny! On DVD

‘The Ultimate Johnny Carson Collection” (R2 Entertainment, 420 mins., not rated, $69.99) is really big. How…

Act Fast: Bette on Billboard Radio Today…

From Manilow Elf: “Hey There” is included in the Billboard Radio Countdown Show for the week…

Billboard Charts Vs Internet Sales

This week’s Billboard charts find Bette’s CD dropping from 14 to #24, but Internet Sales jumping…

The Manilow Elf Strikes With Some Trivia

On Rosemary Clooney’s CD, “Rosemary Clooney/Count Basie Orchestra At Long Last (1998)” Barry and Rosie duet…

The Canadians Have Got It Going On: The Ad…

Thank you Darrell for the pic! Love, Mister D

CD Review: Lexington

Lexington Herald-Leader Posted on Fri, Oct. 17, 2003 There are moments on Songbook when it’s tough…