At Are You Ready for the Country, there are two things we love: close-harmonizing sibling acts, and tough old broads. And so, we're sad to report that Patty Andrews, the last surviving member of The Andrews Sisters, died on Wednesday at the age of 94.Andrews was interviewed by City Pages' Lindsey Th ... More >>
Tony Bennett State Theatre, Minneapolis Sunday, January 20, 2013 At the Electric Fetus, Tony Bennett is filed in a section titled "Vocals." Such greats as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bette Midler, and Barbara Streisand also live in this section. There's a reason that even though these musicians hav ... More >>
Photo by Brio ImagesBette Midler at SmartTalkJanuary 18, 2011Orpheum Theatre, Minneapolis"I'm so excited to be in the land of 10,000 Petersons!" Bette Midler joked at the beginning of her appearance last night, warming instantly to the appreciative crowd.Midler came to Minneapolis last night as p ... More >>
Why would any gay club, meant to attract gay men who would like to meet each other, allow a pack of drunken bachelorettes and their backup team in for the night? It's all about acceptance.
America needs, needs a new father figure/sex symbol/empathetic figure to buoy our hearts. Enter Anderson Cooper. The Scud Stud's appeal has been easily outdone and usurped by CNN's Cooper, aka "The Coop," aka "The Flood Stud," who offered compelling coverage of Katrina and the news ... More >>
We crowd-surfed with R.T. We bar hopped on light rail. And between some of our precious last sucks on a cigarette at the club, we scribbled it all down on a cocktail napkin.
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Coppola's 'One from the Heart' is no more of a Valentine now than it was in '82
Cabaret chameleon Melissa Birch takes the kind of performance risks that can come back to bite you in the ass--literally.
'The Education of Max Bickford' Strokes Richard Dreyfuss--But Gets a Passing Grade
A dopey plot sinks Theatre Latté Da's roller-skating musical
The Latino melodrama Resurrection Blvd. depicts a corner of East L.A. where the streets are paved with clichés
Drowning Mona and 3 Strikes are comedies of misfortune in more ways than one
Community gardens in Phillips get weeded out
VH1 goes Behind the Music and finds a new set of American fables
Bette's back with Bathhouse Betty
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