BootLeg Betty

Who agrees/disagrees with this woman that young fans are so rude that it’s no longer fun to go to concerts?

Young fans ruin concerts from Bette Midler, Tony Bennett, k.d.lang, Diana Krall and more Mister D:…

Photo: Bette Midler early 70’s – This looks like it was her first tour which ended at the Palace on Broadway. There’s that sass I love! lol Don

Video: Bette Midler – Hulaween Concert (1998)

Bette gives a special concert during one of her famous Hulaween parties. Songlist: My One True…

Photo: Bette Midler signing copies of her CD on her mini-tour of nightclubs – The Bathhouse Betty Club Tour – circa 1998

Video: Bette Midler – Art Or Bust – Complete – On This Day In History – HBO Aired Art Or Bust – August 18, 1984

Video: Bette Midler – Full De Tour Concert (Boston 1983) – Pretty Rough Footage. Great Concert!

This concert was part of her De Tour. I´m sorry that the video quality is not…

Bette Midler To Appear At The FOLD Festival October 8 At Forest Hills Stadium In Queens

Konbini Nile Rodgers Is Bringing All The Disco Legends To NYC, And We Can’t Help But…

Top 10 U.S. Concerts through September 20, 1994

BetteBack December 26, 1993: Top 10 Concerts Of 1993

Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph December 26, 1993 The cultural phenomenon known as the Grateful Dead was…

Bette Midler Joins Lineup of NYC Bowie Tributes In March/April

Classic Hits And Oldies Bette Midler Joins Lineup of NYC Bowie Tributes In March/April January 21,…

Boston Globe: Top 10 Concerts Of 2015

Boston Globe James Reed’s concert picks By James Reed GLOBE STAFF DECEMBER 26, 2015 â–  Pixies…

Ana Gasteyer: New CD And Concerts Inspired By Bette Midler

Mister D: I bought this and it is great! A gal with moxie: Gasteyer swings the…

Bette Midler On The Town With Her Ladies To See Adele

  Bette Tweets:  Bette MidlerVerified account ‏@BetteMidler 9h9 hours ago Congratulations #ADELE and thank you for…

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

The Associated Press July 17, 2015 The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average…

Baby Boomer Acts Fuel Surge in North American Concert Ticket Sales

Speakeasy Baby Boomer Acts Fuel Surge in North American Concert Ticket Sales By JOHN JURGENSEN July…

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar As Of July 3, 2015 (Condensed)

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar By ASSOCIATED PRESS PUBLISHED: 09:14 EST, 3 July 2015…

Pretty Legs And Great Big Knockers – Bette Midler – Art Or Bust – 1984

Superstar – The Hague Concert – World Tour – 1978 – Bette Midler

For The Hardcore Fans: Tenement Medley – Bette Midler – The Hague – 1978

Pink Cadillac Cadillac Walk – Art Or Bust -1982 – Bette Midler

BetteBack December 30, 1978: Pop Scene 1978

European Stars And Stripes December 30, 1978 The European concert scene in 1978 saw everything from…

BetteBack November 12, 1978: Did Bette Do Well In Vegas?

Wisconsin State Journal November 12, 1978 Dear Stacy: I heard Bette Midler didn’t do well with…

BetteBack October 17, 1978: Bette Midler Makes A Splash In Europe….

European Stars And Stripes October 17, 1978 AFTER HER difficult first night in Germany in Hamburg’s…

BetteBack October 17, 1978: OutTakes

European Stars And Stripes October 17, 1978 Midler outtakes On America: “Boston’s a great town. L.A.…

BetteBack September 21, 1978: Bette Midler Heads Off To Europe

European Stars And Stripes September 21, 1978 Bette Midler brings her talents to Europe this month…

BetteBack October 8, 1978: Bette Midler falters, then wows ’em In Germany

European Stars And Stripes October 8, 1978 HAMBURG, Germany (S&S) — Bette Midler, her three-woman backing…

BetteBack January 14, 1978: Bette Midler Opens At CopaCabana

New York Times Bette Midler Opens At CopaCabana By John Wilson January 14, 1978

BetteBack December 26, 1977: Bette Midler’s Roxy show year’s best pop concert

Los Angeles Times Bette Midler‘s Roxy show year’s best pop concert By ROBERT HILBURN December 26,…

BetteBack 1977: “A Star Spangled Night for Rights” Turns Sour

Oxnard Press Courier September 19, 1977 LOS ANGELES (AP) — It was billed as “A Star…

Video: Long John Blues ~ Bette Midler

Video: Lullaby Of Broadway ~ Bette Midler

Video: In The Mood ~ Bette Midler

BetteBack 1975: The Divine Miss M Explodes On The L.A. Scene

Press Telegram The Divine Miss M Explodes On The L.A. Scene December 30, 1975 Bette Midler‘s…

BetteBack 1975: Bette’s Tour Will Begin At Berkeley

San Mateo Times BETTE’S BACK November 20, 1975 When she first hit headlines, she was called…

BetteBack 1975: The ‘Divine Miss M’ scores personal success on Broadway

Lowell Sun By WILLIAM E. SAHMENTO Sun Drama Critic June 13, 1975 NEW YORK – Who…

BetteBack 1975: Bette Joins Tony Bennett And Lionel Hampton At The Schaefer Music Festival

     

BetteBack 1975: “Clams” Tasty Dish For Midler Fans

Seattle Daily Times “Clams” Tasty Dish For Midler Fans Patrick MacDonald Friday, May 30, 1975

Video: Shiver Me Timbers ~ Bette Midler ~ Divine Madness

BetteBack 1975: Bette Midler Celebrates Lionel Hampton’s Birthday

Delaware County Daily Times Midnight Earl Earl Wilson April 29, 1975   Lionel Hampton celebrated his…

BetteBack 1975: Gays Chortle At A Tasteless Vulgarian (Oh My! My! My!)

Stroudsburg Pocono Record Voice of Broadway By JACK 0’BRIAN May 9, 1975 H.L. Mencken‘s “No one…

BetteBack 1975: “Clams” Previews In Philly – Wows Audience!

Mister D: Hope ya’ll can read this…it’s the best that I could do…. Trenton Evening Times…

BetteBack 1975: “Clams” Only Half Cooked…(Boo! I Say!)

Mister D: Not everybody got Bette at the time…she was challenging the constrictions of what a…

BetteBack 1975: Still Broadway’s Best Bette

New York Times Revue: Bette Midler By Clive Barnes April 18, 2012  

BetteBack 1975: “…Wild, Disrespectful And Wonderful Bette Midler…”

Idaho Falls Post Register Earl Wilson… April 21, 1975 THE MIDNIGHT EARL . . .Broadway was…

BetteBack 1974: Bette Receives “Rising Star Of The Year” Award

Charleston Daily Mail Specials Honor Performer TV Editor Ron Hutchison January 26, 1974 Top movie and…

BetteBack Concert: Miss Main Event ~ Bette Midler At The Palace ~

Oakland Tribune Bette Midler Brings ‘Pizzazz’ to Palace December 7, 1973 NEW YORK ,(AP) – Bette…

BetteBack: Bette Midler At The Palace

Wisconsin State Journal Bette Midler Gets Big Money in N.Y. By Earl Wilson December 7, 1973…

BetteBack: Second Album To Be Released Early November

Phoenix Arizona Republic Phoenix Arizona The elusive rock dollar October 18, 1973 LINER NOTES . .…

BetteBack: “…now let’s sing it out this time for “Tinkerbell”

Wisconsin State Journal How’s She.Doing? Great, You Bette! By DONALD DAVIES October 17, 1973 The reigning…

BetteBack: An “….Intensified, More Dramatic Version Of Peggy Lee”

Capital Times Bette Midler: Campy, Kooky, And Terrific By ROBERT LaBRASCA October 17, 1973 You have…

BetteBack: Bette Enchants Even On A Particularly Bad Night!

Albuquerque Journal Bette Midler Enchants Audience By SCOTT BEAVEN October 8, 1973 By the time Bette…

BetteBack: “Hollywood isn’t dead. It’s sitting right in this chair.” ~ October 4, 1973

Albuquerque Tribune Superstar Bette Midler brings caravan to Albq October 4, 1973 For those who like…

BetteBack: Bette Shimmy’s And Shakes The Phoenix Symphony Hall ~ October 4, 1973

Phoenix Arizona Republic Miss M shakes the house By Hardy Price October 4, 1973 You’ve all…

BetteBack: “Martha Raye would give her eye teeth and a box of poppers for a tour like ours.”

San Mateo Times THE MARQUEE By Barbara Bladen Flashy, Trashy and Infectious Miss M October 1,…

BetteBack Concert Review: “She gave so much. I want to go see her again” ~ September 29, 1973

Oakland Tribune Bette Comes Back September 29, 1973 With due respect to Carol, Little Darlin’ and…

BetteBack: Totally Bananas! ~ September 12, 1973

Press Telegram Bette Midler—wonderful bananas! Story and Photo By DENISE KUSEL September 12, 1973 Lights dimmed.…

BetteBack Concert Review: Bette “Unbelievable” Management “Paranoid”

Alton Telegraph By DOUG THOMPSON Telegraph Leisure Editor August 29, 1973 Bette Midler, music’s female Alice…

BetteBack: Bette Starts Second Leg Of Tour In August ~ July 25, 1973

San Mateo Times Lyons Den Bv LEONARD LYONS Bette Midler, who is preparing another national tour…

Former Harlette Shayna Steele Plays “Joe’s Pub” Aug 18, 2012

Shayna’s Invite: Dear friends and fans- I’m so excited about this show! I haven’t done a…

Win tickets to see Barry Manilow at Wolf Trap ~ Vienna, VA

August 16 & 17 8 pm Wolf Trap Vienna VA Legendary pop star woos and wows…

BetteBack Concert: “There isn’t a performer alive who can match her talents”

Syracuse Post Standard Big, Bubbly Bette Charms 3000 Fans By JOHN WISNIEWSKI April 12, 1973 Bette…

BetteBack Concert Review: “She’s a killer.” ~ April 11, 1973

Redlands Daily Facts Divine Miss M wails, warbles, bounces her way to a million By MURRAY…

BetteBack: Troy Concert Review ~ March 3, 1973 ~ Part Two

Bennington Banner MEDIA MASSAGE BY BEVERLY RYAN March 3, 1973 Bette’s reappearance was almost worth the…

BetteBack ~ Troy Concert Review ~ March 3, 1973 ~ Part One

Bennington Banner MEDIA MASSAGE BY BEVERLY RYAN March 3, 1973 THE API FIELDHOUSE is large and…

BetteBack Concert Review: Midler is, in a word, astounding ~ January 23, 1973

Chronicle Telegram Divine Miss M brings oldies to life but in her own inimitable fashion “Tacky…

Video: Bette Midler – Clams On The Half Shell Revue

Video: From DMM Tour 1999 | Bette Midler – My Heart Will Go On ~ Bette On The Boards

Bette’s Titanic spoof from the Miss Millennium tour in 1999.

Video: Bette Midler – September (live 2004)

Video: Birds – Bette Midler

Video: Soph Jokes (Live 1993)

BetteBack January 7, 1994: Bette Midler Makes Top 10 Of Top-Grossing Concert Acts Of 1993

The News Glitterati January 7, 1994 Grateful Dead have a lot to be grateful for. Veteran…

Video: Bette Midler – Delores Delago / Ukulele Lady (Live 1993)

Video: Bette Midler – Delores Delago / Ukulele Lady (Live 1993) – Thanks Tobi

Video: Bette Midler – And I Am Telling You I´m Not Going (Live 2004)

Video: Bette Midler – Sophie Tucker / Burlesque (Live 1993)

Video: Bette Midler – Stay With Me (Live 1993)

BetteBack September 25, 1993: Bette Midler Sings Two “Gypsy” Songs

Indiana Gazette Scoop Liz Smith September 25, 1993 Bette Midler has been killing them nightly with…

Video: Bette Midler – Rose´s Turn (Live 1993)

Video: Bette Midler – Hell I´d Go (Live 1993)

Video: Bette Midler – Some People´s Lives (Live 1993)

BetteBack September 18, 1993: Bette Midler – A Force Of Nature

Scoop By Liz Smith Los Angeles Times Syndicate September 18, 1993 That force of nature, Batte…

BetteBack September 17, 1993: Bette Midler Returns Triumphantly To The New York Stage

Syracuse Post Standard Bette Midler returns in triumph for New York run September 17, 1993 By…

Video: Bette Midler – The Rose – 1993

BetteBack September 16,1993: Miss M Back Without Missing A Beat

THE STARS AND STRIPES FACES’N’PLACES Thursday. September 16,1993 Bad sign:.The c u r t a in…

Video: Bette Midler – Pretty Legs Great Big Knockers (Live 1983)

Video: Bette Midler – Friends / I Look Good (Live 1993)

BetteBack August 25, 1993: “I’ll bet you expected to see someone … beefier … with buck teeth … red hair … and riding a broom!”

The Indiana Gazette Midler proves she’s still divine Wednesday, August 25, 1993 BURGETTSTOWN – She’s daring,…

BetteBack June 6, 1993: Miss M Comes Out Strong – A Concert. New CD, And New Movie

The Lethbridge Herald Miss M takes to the road June 6, 1993 BETTE Midler kicks off…

BetteBack May 27, 1993: Midler’s New Show – “Experience the Divine”

Daily Herald Liz Smith May 27, 1993 Bette Midler las broken every existing record at Radio…

BetteBack May 26, 1993: Midler Sets Box Office Record At Radio City Music Hall

Kokomo Tribune Midler sets a record May 26, 1993 NEW YORK (AP) – Bette Midler set…

The Magical, Mystery Tom Waits Bus Tour!

The Guardian All aboard the Tom Waits bus tour! By Leonie Cooper Monday 23 April 2012…

BetteBack April 29, 1993: Bette Midler To Return To Concert Stage After 10 Year Absence

Daily Herald Liz Smith April 29, 1993 I’ve already told you that Whitney Houston and Bette…

Interesting….

The Telegram Liz Smith Friday, April 20, 2012 About 100 people asked me the other night…

BetteBack January 6, 1993: Bette Midler To Perform At One Of Clinton’s Inaugural Balls

The Washington Post Inaugural committee names performers for the big day By JACQUELINE TRESCOTT January 6,…

That Was The Week That Was

Chicago Phoenix Gay life in Chicago this week, back in … January 15, 2012 Gay life…

Video: Bette Midler Holland 1978

ETD: Bette Midler In Boston – “Stay With Me” (Thanks Tobias

“Showgirl” To Air On HBO New Year’s Eve! (Thanks Divine Grace!)

Since I was surrounded by tornadoes this morning I wasn’t able to see Martha’s show with…

Divas in a Man’s World Outdoor Concert at the Piazza at Schmidts – Philly

Philly.com Arts and Entertainment Dan Gross Some divas don’t like having drag impersonators, but Patti LaBelle…

Concert Review And More: Melissa Etheridge Talks Influences

Image via Wikipedia Melissa Etheridge concert at Meijer Gardens Published: Tuesday, August 10, 2010, 12:36 AM…

Yoko Ono Brings All Star Band To L.A.

Image by Alan Light via Flickr Mister D: Sadly, I have to tell the Fallen Ones…

‘Bette On The Boards’ Gets Shout Out From “After Elton” (Thanks Art)

After Elton Ask the Flying Monkey: Why Are Gay Men Drawn to Divas? Plus, a Gay…

BetteBack: Bette Returns To Touring After 10 Year Absence

RADIO CITY PRODUCTIONS ANNOUNCES FOUR-WEEK ENGAGEMENT BY BETTE MIDLER; RADIO CITY ENGAGEMENT TO HIGHLIGHT HER FIRST…

Bette Midler To Guest At Carnegie Hall Tonight (Almay Rainforest Concert)

Mister D: I asked and Bette will not be performing…at the least, she is not on…