BootLeg Betty

Happy New Year!

I had wanted to have everything updated by tonight, but unfortunately I came down with one…

KMB Hershey Review: Thank you Amy K.!!!

Midler’s show proves she’s still best Bette Wednesday, December 31, 2003 BY BARRY FOX Of The…

KMB Review: The Citizens Voice

Photo: Mr. Brian P. The Divine Miss M transcends just about every label the thesaurus can…

A Portrait of an Aging Webmaster…That’s Me!!!

I just learned this song today, so Barry put my voice and piano to work for…

Bette’s A 5, I’m a 5, What the hell are you?:-)

Mister D: Just for the record, my birthdate is: July 14, 1955 The Victoria Advocate Birth…

Midler and Band Wow the Wachovia

Posted on Sun, Dec. 28, 2003 By ALAN K. STOUT TimesLeader.com WILKES-BARRE TWP. – “I’m not…

Alan Bates Died Today…BetteHeads Know Him As “Rudge” In “The Rose”

Scan by BaltoBoy Steve British actor Alan Bates dies LONDON, England (AP) –Alan Bates, who first…

Wilkes-Barr Show…Song Changes…Thanks Joseph!

Thanks to Joseph who went to the show last night, we now know she has changed…

Bette Takes Out The Band

A wee Bette Midler Minneapolis Star by CJ Bette Midler bought out Babalu for a holiday…

CD Review: EnjoyThe Music.Com (Thank you Manilow Elf)

A BaltoBoy Steve Scan This recording was entirely the brainchild of Barry Manilow. He wanted to…

Is EveryBody Excited!!!!???

Bette’s back on the road, so keep the info coming in. I’m very curious to hear…

When It Comes To Fashion, Pittsburgh Says Bette Ain’t The Pits!

A BaltoBoy Scan By Kellie B. Gormly Pittsburgh TRIBUNE-REVIEW Friday, December 26, 2003 So many chic…

Billboard Charts: January 3, 2004 Issue

Top 200 sales: Bette falls from 53 to 68 Top Internet sales: Bette jumps from 11…

Happy Holidays Everyone

Hope everyone is having a fabulous and care-free day…I thank my lucky stars I love what…

A Q & A With Ms Midler

Brassy Bette Midler Tops Off A Great Year With Two Concerts At Mohegan Sun Arena By…

Bette’s Fabu Production Supervisor/Director for KMB Looking Forward To A Holiday Break

Photo: Ms. Barbara Sussman Jay-Alexander touring with Bette Midler Wednesday, December 24, 2003 JOAN E. VADEBONCOEUR…

“Stepford Wives” Teaser Trailer

The most you see of Bette in this is her name…but still…gets you excited about the…

Kiss My Brass: Can’t Get A Better Review Than This!!!

Get Tickets Early For Midler’s ‘Kiss My Brass’ Miss M Displays All That She’s Known For…

BLB Updates: 12-21-03

Photo: Barbara Sussman I put up a few new songs in the BLB Jukebox….left the Christmas-y…

Kiss My Brass Made For “The Fans”

Photo: Brian P. Midler divinely inspired Pop diva and actress sees a lot to like about…

Bette’s Advice To Nicole Kidman on Being The “Hot Topic”

An excerpt from an interview with Nicole Kidman from the New York Daily News by Graham…

ST. PauL Tour Reviews

Bette slayed them in Minneapolis last night….so what else is new? Now she takes a week…

CD Review: Hartford

Midler captures Clooney’s magic Rosemary Clooney had to be talked into recording “Come On-a My House”…

The Perfect Gold

For those that like official dates, Bette’s CD went Gold on 11-12-2003….next stop…Platinum:-) Love, Mister D

From the Dallas Voice

Photo Scan: BaltoBoy Steve Donation gets Legacy project off the ground 4 rooms being added to…

CD Review: Thank You Manilow Elf!

Photo: Neil Preston The Philippine Star 12/19/2003 Bette the singer SOUNDS FAMILIAR By Baby A. Gil…

Billboard Charts: Dec 27, 2003 (Thanks for reminding me Joey)

Top Internet Albums: Bette falls from number 8 to 11 The Billboard 200: Bette jumps from…

Kiss My Brass: Milwaukee

Another Town, Another Rave Review…. Check out the review and pics….you know where… Love, Mister D

USA Today Poll: Who’s the most fabulous female celeb over 50?

Don;t waste time…go and vote: http://www.usatoday.com/life/front.htm Currently she’s in fifth place…just scroll down til you find…

CD Review: Washington Blade

The Washington Blade By WINNIE MCCROY Dec. 12, 2003 Bette Midler Sings the Rosemary Clooney Songbook…

Behind the Scenes with Moronica: The BootLicking Turkey!

Hey Everybody….it’s me again, Moronica. Mister D sent me on a special assignment to get a…

Let’s Meet Bette’s Band…

Painting: Sammy Miro Special Thanks to Mister Otis: Bette Sussman: musical director, piano Irwin Fisch: synthesizers,…

A Fabulous Piece on Mister V!

Mister D: This article too good…will put on both sites…. By Chris Jones Chaicago Tribune arts…

About Tour Reviews and Pictures…

In an effort to give some people an element of surprise about the tour, I will…

Let There Be First Wives II

December 15, 2003 Chicago Sun Times BY CINDY PEARLMAN Show no pity for Jack and Diane.…

Kiss My Brass Pictures…

I have put up some pics of the Kiss My Brass Tour sent in by a…

Interview: Minneapolis Star

Jon Bream Star Tribune Published 12/14/2003 Bette Midler was multi-tasking recently in her Dallas hotel room:…

Some Things Never Change! Thanks Cris!!!

Miss M is still Divine Kevin Johnson Post-Dispatch Pop Music Critic 12/10/2003 Fear overcame popular entertainer…

KMB Tour Review: Sun-Times

Chicago Sun Times December 12, 2003 BY MISHA DAVENPORT Staff Reporter It probably wasn’t the best…

CD Review: Out.com

Midler’s tribute, with arrangements and even some vocal help from her old pal and bathhouse accompanist…

Billboard Charts: December 20th

Top Internet Albums: Jumps from Number 18 up to Number 8 The Billboard 200: Jumps from…

Poor Bette: Call Backs to the set of “Stepford Wives”

Thursday, December 11, 2003 By Roger Friedman Fox News ‘Stepford’ Shoot Goes on Forever It’s not…

Kiss My Brass Tour Review: Chicago

Mister D: Until I get a review page ready, this will have to do. Thanks for…

I’m Swamped!!!

If you have written me while I was in Chicago and now afterwards, please be patient…I…

Thank You Snook and Barry

Thanks you two for helping me get the set list out. I’m too pooped to write,…

Kiss My Brass-A SMASH in Chicago

If you don’t mind spoiling your surprise, check out the preliminary review of the opening night…

Don’t Label Bette Or She’s Bound To Kick Your Brass!

Photo: Courtesy of Barbara Sussman Bette’s new tour of duty By JAMES AUER The Sentinel Bette…

Bette’s Big Brass

With a new CD and her 40-city “Kiss My Brass” tour, the divine Ms. Midler is…

More Photos Added To Scrapbook

I just wanted to let everyone know that there are more photos in the “Scrapbook for…

Bette Interview in The Advocate

Photo: Ms. Barbara Sussman Bette has a 2 page interview in the latest edition of the…