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Happy Hulaween My Beloved BetteHeads!

Thanks For Donating A Pint Or Two…OF MISTER D’s BLOOD!!! I’ll Have Him Back To You…

Stephen Holden (One Of My Faves): New York Times Critic – Thumbs Up!

Mister D: Yes, I brought my stupid laptop! But don’t push it! 🙂 Critics’ Choice New…

“Brian, We’ve Got To Weed.”

NYT October 30, 2005 Midler Embraces the Passing of Time and the Greening of a City…

Happy Halloween! (Thanks Sammy!)

Mister D: I’m off to Hulaween…will be back next week. Everybody have a safe and wonderfully…

From Commander Coconut’s Column: I Love This Guy!

Orlando Sentinel October 28, 2005 Music bin The other night, I was trying to remember when…

UK CD Release Date: November 7th, 2005 – CD Only
(Thanks To Sarah and Jonathan)

Looks like the CD release date for Bette’s new project has been pushed back to November…

A Private Performance with Bette Midler and Robin Williams – November 19 at The Beacon Theatre – A Special Thanks To Miss P

This is for some lucky New Yorkers and some of you “trashy” people from New Jersey…

Australian CD Release Date: Tuesday, January 17th, 2006 (Audio CD only)

Rebecca from BetteMidlerOnline.com wrote in to tell me that the Australian release date for Bette Midler’s…

Small Witty Clip Of Bette On Letteman (Courtesy of AOL) Thanks Kimberly For The Alert!

I think this will actually take you to a page with other Bette-related clips…so even better!…

From David Letteman’s Blog!

Mister D: The following comes from Mr. Letterman’s blog and it kinda summarizes what he and…

Okay, I’m Feeling The Heat…

According to Liz Smith, BETTE MIDLER says there’ll be surprises aplenty at her Hulaween Ball in…

Divine Doodlings For Hunger!

New York Daily News – Celebs’ art is in right place By ADAM NICHOLS DAILY NEWS…

Tower Photos and Some More Today Show Photos!

Mister D: Getting info in bits and pieces from the signing….heard from Da’Vi, Spence, Baltoboy Steve…all…

Tid-Bettes

Fun! Laughs! Good Times! Warm fuzzies to all the Betteheads who stood out in the cold…

Be On The Look Out This Week! Bette On Extra Tonight (Thanks Jason!)

Be On the Look Out this week for Bette on ET, Extra, E!, and all those…

BetteLyrics.com Gets A FaceLift & A New PodCast

Now I lay me down to sleep…ah, I mean, now before I dredge myelf up out…

Don’t Forget: CD Signing And Other Stuff!

Official CD Release Today! CD Signing Reminder! Today Show Pics From Fans AOL Listening Party All…

Pics Of Bette Performing Live On “The Today Show”

Mister D: Bette has risen to Number 5 on Amazon.com Top Seller List…I think it will…

AOL Listening Party All Week: Listen To Bette’s CD On-Line!

Mister D: Ryan wrote in and said I made this sound way too complicated, so just…

There’s Something About Martha!

2 Things To Know: Bette will be on Martha for the full hour. I had put…

New CD Samples and CD Credits – Very Interesting!

From the MTV Shop: Click Here!

For The Barry Manilow Fans

I just got reliable confirmation that he will not be performing with Ms. Midler on the…

Thanks Everybody!

Just wanted to thank everybody who wrote in about the interview…I promise to write all 2…

Ms. Midler “Forced” To Acknowledge BLB In Audio Interview! :-)

And A Stunned Mister D Was Last Seen Being Scraped Off The Ceiling!

VH1: Pay To Play For Hurricane Relief!

Check this out: VH1 is offering a Pay To Play For Hurricane Relief! Select your favorite…

The Insider: For Those Who Missed It

For a limited time only: Scroll down and look to your left for BMTV for the…

Sony, Sony, Sony: Please Fix The Music Page On The Official Site!

The number system on the “music” page is a tad confusing. Ms. M deserves a little…

A Preview Of Bette On “The Insider”

Mister D: Here’s a little preview of Bette on “The Insider” thanks to my new friend…

Barnes and Noble Offers Exclusive Track On Non-Dual Disc CD
Thanks For The Tip Patrick and Marcia!

Well, I don’t know whether to be grateful or livid…now I have to buy a CD…

Bette’s Official Site Is Up!

Finally!

Updated: October 19th – Hey New Yawkers!!! SEE BETTE MIDLER!:
Autograph Signing Her New CD AT TOWER RECORDS – Oct. 25th!!!

In order to get your CD personally signed by Miss M, please read the directions carefully…

Redux Rebound: Higher Ground CD

Mister D: Okay, this is driving me insane…okay, not really, but it is slightly causing a…

Bette On “The Insider” Tomorrow – Check Local Listings (Thanks Brandon)

Sorry for another update...but things may pick up for awhile with the new CD coming out…

Bette Midler’s Hulaween Auction Opens Today

Mister D: The on-line auction is open...so far there are 69 lots being bid on...I wasn't…

Press Release Source: New York Restoration Project

New York Restoration Project Celebrates It’s 10th Anniversary and Founder Bette Midler’s 60th Birthday with an…

Interview (Audio) from the 7:30 Report in Aussie – Thanks To Kellee!

Mister D: Kellee was kind enough to send this tip in…it’s an audio clip of an…

Latest Bette Sighting: October 13, 2005

According to the New York Post: DAVID Bowie, Bette Midler and Lou Reed giving a standing…

Updated from October 14th, 2005: “Is That All There Is?” Will Not Be Included On The “Higher Ground Hurricane Benefit Relief Concert” on CD

Yesterday Amazon.com had that Bette would be on this CD version of the Jazz Lincoln Center…

Set Your VCR/TIVO: Bette To Appear On “Martha” – Friday, October 28, 2005

This is syndicated - make sure to check your local listings for time and channel

Set Your VCR: Bette On “Today Show” – Monday, 10, 24, 2005

Show: Today Episode: 2005/10/24 Network: (NBC) NBC Television Network Date: Monday – October 24, 2005 Time:…

Help Celebrate NYRP’s 10th Anniversary and Bette’s 60th Birthday…

Bid on Sensational Items NYRP’s Hulaween Auction at Charity Buzz Celebrate NYRP’s 10th Anniversary, Bette Midler’s…

First Review Out On Bette’s Peggy Lee Tribute CD!

Since this is the first review, it deserves an announcement!: "It's a real treat that epitomizes…

Unprecedented Dual Concerts at Madison Square Garden and Radio City Music Hall to be Available in December on CD and DVD

And please leave Miss M proudly uncensored! 🙂

Columbia Records Set to Release ‘Bette Midler Sings The Peggy Lee Songbook’ as Dualdisc & Traditional CD

Press Release: Album Reunites Bette Midler & Producer Barry Manilow On New Tribute To Incomparable Pop-Jazz…

It’s Not Odd, It’s Inevititable!

New York Daily News – http://www.nydailynews.com It’s a WINS-WINS format By DAVID HINCKLEY DAILY NEWS STAFF…

The Time Machine: November 19, 1979

“It was the most exciting opening I’ve ever been to, and I’ve been to a few.…

Jewish Students Take Stand Against Violence in Darfur with Luxury Fast

Jewish Students Take Stand Against Violence in Darfur with Luxury Fast October 10, 2005 Jewish students…

2 New Items Added To Hulaween’s Auction Block At Charity Buzz!

Take Home Sting’s Fender Guitar! As a highlight of the gala Hulaween event, Sting and his…

Today In History: October 10, 1979

“The Rose,” starring Bette Midler, made its premiere in Los Angeles.

An Interview With TEC Hall Of Fame Honoree, Arif Mardin

TEC Hall of Fame Honoree Arif Mardin. Mix; 10/1/2005 Byline: MAUREEN DRONEY Conversing with Arif Mardin,…

If You’re A Gay Priest…Girls, Hide Your Habits!!!

Vatican Reportedly ‘Softening’ Stand On Gay Priests by Malcolm Thornberry 365Gay.com European Bureau Chief Posted: October…

Just A Tip: Not Sure How Accurate

Got a tip from BetteHead Leslie (if anyone doesn’t want to be called a BetteHead, please…

New Bootleg Betty Polls Are Up

Just real quick…new polls are up: Click Here Love, Mister D PS: Should have some new…

Reminders: Is That All There Is? No!!!!

Hulaween Ball 2005 Information Charity Buzz – Register Now! Here are a few of the things…

Bette’s Inspiration: Three Variations On Hope

Mister D: The other day I received a letter from a good friend of mine down…

Reminder On Subscribing To BLB

If you decide or DARE to subscribe to Bootleg Betty, please remember to reply to the…

Bette On Letterman: Wednesday, October 26, 2005

Show: The Late Show With David Letterman Episode: 2005/10/26 Network: (CBS) CBS Television Date: Wednesday –…

Higher Ground Hurricane Benefit Relief Concert CD
Release Date: November 22, 2005 on BlueNote Records

The “Higher Ground Hurricane Benefit Relief Concert” where Bette debuted “Is That All There Is?” is…

Shoes For The Bidding: Help Out NYRP – Doctor’s Orders! :-)

Now I thought this idea was really cute even though I can’t wear them. But it…

Everybody Get Ready: Unlock Divinity! (A New Bette Midler Site)

There’s a new girl in town and she’s lookin’ GOOD!!! My fellow webmaster, Sarah, has opened…

Eric Kornfeld and Richard Jay-Alexander (Kiss My Brass)
Lend Their Talents, Benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS

The October 16th Benefit at Joe’s Pub at the Public Theater, Benefiting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS…