Daily Archives: February 22, 2010

Monday, February 22, 2010

Sydney’s Record Smashers

Daily Telegraph
Power of AC/DC smashes records
KATHY MCCABE From: The Daily Telegraph February 23, 2010 7:10AM

At noon yesterday, the band had sold 212,729 tickets for their three concerts at the stadium compared with 211,747 for U2‘s Vertigo tour in 2006.

As the cannons sounded at the end of For Those About To Rock (We Salute You) last night, the gross for the record-breaking run in Sydney was expected to exceed $25 million. Add to that an expected $4 million in merchandising.

But AC/DC won’t be investing all those takings for six hours work in the past five days in their super fund. Read More

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More Reviews: Bette’s Divine…What Else Is New?

Prefix Mag
Yoko Ono and the Plastic Ono Band @ Brooklyn Academy of Music (Show Review)
February 19, 2010 9:00 a.m. by Ken Bachor

Once known mostly as the woman who supposedly broke up the Beatles, Yoko Ono has since proven that she is a talented artist in her own right. Her superb work in multimedia has not eroded in the face of time, with her concepts retaining reinvention through originality. Primordial, unrestricted, and brilliant, Ono has also become a staple of avant-garde contemporary music, and in 2009, she revived the legendary Plastic Ono Band. Read More

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Snickers Ads, Aretha, And Divas…..Oh My?

Aretha Franklin Films Snickers Ad In Mich.
Jon Jordon Has The Scoop
POSTED: Monday, February 22, 2010
UPDATED: 8:58 am EST February 22, 2010


(They want me to do a Snickers ad….with Cher?)

DETROIT — The brilliant new Snickers commercial starring our own Aretha Franklin was shot right here in Metro Detroit at Studio Center in Farmington Hills.

The 30-second spot features four young men packed into a vintage Volvo traveling somewhere seemingly way out West.

The long car ride and hunger pangs overtake passenger “Jeff”, who cops a “diva attitude” about it all, and as a result, has morphed into The Queen Of Soul, Aretha Franklin. Read More

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Update: NYRP Spring Picnic

Yes, Bud members get discount tickets for Spring Picnic. (250.00 to join): Click Here

21 is the minimum age to attend the picnic, unless accompanied by an adult.

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Old Showgirl Interview

Wendy Poo sent this in. It’s an old radio interview with Bette talking to co-hosts Lori and Loo about her Vegas show. You’ll need to install the Windows Media plug-in. Also when you get to this page just click on the More Interviews With Lori and Loo, then scroll down till you see the Bette Showgirl Logo….then press Listen! Get It! Got It! Good! Click Here Be forewarned that the DJ is sort of an asshole….

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Fort Tryon In Winter

If you ever doubted Bette and what she could accomplish, then take a look at this story by Matthew Gallaway, “In The Weeds: The Tryon in Winter (nice play on words Matthew!) and the breathtaking photos taken in the midst of February….just gorgeous: Click Here

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ReVision Theatre’s 2010 Season Launch

ReVision Theatre of Asbury Park & Broadway Speaks OUT Present ReVision Theatre’s 2010 Season Launch Party 2/21
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by BWW News Desk
Feb 22, 2010

ReVision Theatre, along with Broadway Speaks OUT, is proud to kick off their 2010 season with a bang. This special concert event will feature HAIR’s Anthony Hollock (Mr. Broadway 2009) as well as a multitude of other Broadway notables to be announced in the coming weeks.

ReVision Theatre’s 2010 season will consist of The Who‘s Tommy (July 8-25), The Bikinis: World Premier (August 12-22), and The Rocky Horror Show (October 21-31).
To attend this event for free you must either become a member of ReVision Theatre at $25 a membership for individuals and $40 for couples, which gives you a one year membership to the theatre, this gives you benefits, discounts, and special events invitations.
You may also attend by renewing your expired membership or if you are a current member. Read More

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