BootLeg Betty

BetteBack July 20, 1974: What Does It Feel Like to Create Today’s Music?

Kenosha News July 20, 1974 “This isn’t what I want my career to be, but what the fates do to…

BetteBack April 1974: Bette Midler by Bette Midler

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

BetteBack December 12, 1973: Bette Midler On Singing ‘God Bless The Child’

Corpus Christi Times December 12, 1973 Bette Midler, 27, is a native of Hawaii. She went to New York in…

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 a r” and Carol…

BetteBack October 29, 1973: Bette Midler’s New Album Will Be A Collector’s Item Dream

Greeley Daily Tribune October 29, 1973 In little over a year Bette Midler has become the most exciting new star…

BetteBack October 4, 1973: BETTE MIDLER deserves every ounce of groupie affection she gets

Albuquerque Tribune October 4, 1973 For those who like to associate decades with mass cultural outlooks, Bette Midler is the…

BetteBack August 29, 1973: Music’s Female Alice Cooper Delights Onstage But Hits Sour Note Backstage

Alton Telegraph August 29, 1973 Bette Midler, music’s female Alice Cooper, brought her outrageous show to the Mississippi River Festival…

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 is practicing acrobatics-dancing’ and…

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

Kenosha News July 14, 1973 Bette Midler, the new singing sensation, will star in her first television special during the…

BetteBack July 4, 1973: Bette Who?

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

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 speakers at the Lee…

BetteBack April 11, 1973: Bette Midler Flounces And Minces

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

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 because they deserve it.…

BetteBack March 3, 1973: Bette Midler Hits Troy

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

Bette Midler Speaks Up: People Are Reading Into Her Tweets Seriously

Parent Herald Bette Midler Speaks Up: People Are Reading Into Her Tweets Seriously By Paulene Seymour, Parent Herald October 21,…

Bette Midler: On her Vegas experience: “I enjoyed it up to a point. Then it was like, ‘Who do you have to sleep with to get out of here?’” (2010)

Bette Midler: On her Vegas experience: “I enjoyed it up to a point. Then it was like, ‘Who do you…

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, but that doesn’t stop…

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 young artists consider. Just…

Bette Midler: “I miss being unreachable Remember when people were afraid of being followed?” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “I miss being unreachable Remember when people were afraid of being followed?” (Divine Intervention, 2015) Related articles Out…

Bette Midler: “Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Social Media…It’s become “a perfect storm of useless information.” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Social Media…It’s become “a perfect storm of useless information.” (Divine Intervention, 2015) Related articles Bette…

Bette Midler: “I could kick myself for not having the brains to monetize my sex life. I could’ve been a billionaire at 30!” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “I could kick myself for not having the brains to monetize my sex life. I could’ve been a…

BetteBack November 19, 1973: Bette Midler: A Mellowed Outrage

The Boston Globe November 19, 1973 One attends a Bette Midler concert partly to be seen. So when this most…

Bruce Vilanch Comes To Bette Midler’s Defense On Her Caitlyn Jenner Joke

Instinct Magazine Is It Okay To Make Fun Of Caitlyn Jenner? Instinct Staff | September 6, 2016 Boy Culture interviewed…

Bette Midler: “Everyone likes to sing along to this next song. Please don’t. There’s only room for one diva in this hockey arena, and that’d be me.”

Bette Midler: “Everyone likes to sing along to this next song. Please don’t. There’s only room for one diva in…

Bette Midler: “Haley’s Comet comes once every 76 years and so do I” (Divine Intervention, 2015)

Bette Midler: “Haley’s Comet comes once every 76 years and so do I” (Divine Intervention, 2015) Related articles On the…

Bette Midler on Sue Mengers who thought of her clients as family:

Bette Midler on Sue Mengers who thought of her clients as family: “I think Sue’s heart was broken in a…

Bette Midler On What’s Next For The Divine Miss M:

Bette Midler On What’s Next For The Divine Miss M: “Next? Sanitation commissioner of New York City. Honey, it’s fill-thy,…

Bette Midler On The Show Biz Establishment:

Bette Midler On The Show Biz Establishment: “I was trying to get jobs in the theater, but I just didn’t…

Bette Midler On The Show Biz Establishment:

Bette Midler On The Show Biz Establishment: “When I decided that I didn’t want to look the way they wanted…

Bette Midler On What She Might Do After The Rose:

Bette Midler On What She Might Do After The Rose: “I might do an opera, who knows? I think I’d…