BootLeg Betty

BetteBack Sep 4, 1975: Paul Simon Disses Miss M Over Recording

Newark Advocate Sep 4, 1975 Paul Simon‘s new single, “Gone At Last” features Phoebe Snow singing…

BetteBack May 14, 1975: ‘Clams’ Does Nothing But Entertain

Lawton Constitiution May 14, 1975 “Clams on the Half Shell,” Minskoff Theatre — The Divine Miss…

BetteBack January 24, 1975: Bette Midler’s Like A Hot Fudge Sundae

Garden City Telegram January 24, 1975 Calling Bette Midler a singer is like calling a hot…

BetteBack December 6, 1974: Is the Divine Miss M (Bette Midler) going to have her ABC Special soon?

Burlington Daily Times News December 6, 1974 Is the Divine Miss M (Bette Midler) going to…

BetteBack September 14, 1974: Bette Midler, Among Others To Receive The MLLE Award

Appleton Post Crescent September 14, 1974 Mademoiselle magazine will stage its 30th annual awards presentation at…

BetteBack July 27, 1974: What’s With The Divine Mr. J Film?

Tucson Daily Citizen July 27, 1974 Q: What’s this about Bette Midler making her film debut…

BetteBack April 1974: Bette Midler by Bette Midler

Bette Midler: Bette Midler (Atlantic) April 1974 ALL THIS diverse material – old Broadway show tunes,…

BetteBack December 14, 1973: Bette Midler Comes Down To Earth On Second Album

Wheeling Herald December 14, 1973 “Bette Midler” (Atlantic records). The Divine Miss M has come down…

BetteBack December 6, 1973: Bette Midler To Receive Entertainer Of The Year Award

Kenosha News December 6, 1973 Sammy Davis, Jr. was named “ Entertainer of the y e…

BetteBack November 30, 1998: Miss M’s Horoscope For 1998

Naugatuck Daily News November 30, 1998 Multitalented performer Bette Midler has her sun and Mercury in…

BetteBack October 8, 1973: It had been a bad few days for Bette Midler

Albuquerque Journal October 8, 1973 By the time Bette Midler began the second half of her…

BetteBack June 24, 1998: Liz Smith Compares Sandra Bernhard To Bette Midler

Indiana Gazette August 8, 1998 NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 01: Sandra Bernhard and Bette Midler…

BetteBack August 10, 1973: Bette Midler – One of a special kind

Lowell Sun August 10, 1973 NEW YORK: No one could say that success has crept up…

BetteBack July 25, 1973: Bette Midler Prepares For New Tour

San Mateo Times July 25, 1973 Bette Midler, who is preparing another national tour beginning .Aug.30…

BetteBack September 1998: Bathhouse Betty Review (Gay Today)

Gay Today CD Review By Jack Nichols September 1998 It was early autumn, 1970. Manhattan‘s Continental…

BetteBack July 14, 1973: Bette Midler To Release Second Album Soon

Kenosha News July 14, 1973 Bette Midler at Home ca. 1970s Bette Midler, the new singing…

BetteBack July 4, 1973: Bette Who?

Salt Lake Tribune July 4, 1973 When Martin” Starger, president of ABC Entertainment, announced his network…

BetteBack June 30, 1973: Bette Midler To Appear At Lee Strasberg Theater

San Mateo Times June 30, 1973 Bette‘ Midler has been added to the list of weekly…

BetteBack April 11, 1973: Bette Midler Flounces And Minces

Redlands Daily Facts April 11, 1973 BERKELEY, Calif. — (NEA) — She flounces and minces, coos…

BetteBack April 5, 1973: Bette Midler Feeds You Some Emotion

Arcadia Tribune April 5, 1973 This week it s equal time for female singers, but only…

BetteBack March 23, 1973: The Divine Miss M Hits The Top 5 On The Charts

Van Nuys News March 23, 1973 It looks as if Roberta Flack has become a permanent…

BetteBack March 3, 1973: Bette Midler Hits Troy

Bennington Banner March 3, 1973 The ice underfoot, thinly covered with sheets of wood, fends a…

BetteBack January 12, 1973: Divine Miss M Album Review

Van Nuys Valley News January 12, 1973 Every once in a great while there comes along…

Bette Midler: “The music business is so treacherous and crowded. There’s people who can barely sing, but that doesn’t stop them.”

Bette Midler: “The music business is so treacherous and crowded. There’s people who can barely sing,…

Bette Midler: “Oh, I don’t think connecting with an audience is something that most of today’s young artists consider.”

Bette Midler: “Oh, I don’t think connecting with an audience is something that most of today’s…