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Sunday, March 19, 2017

BetteBack January 23, 2000: Lane finds groove in `Isn’t She Great’

Chicago Sun-Times
January 23, 2000 | CINDY PEARLMAN

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Isn’t he great?

Here’s Nathan Lane on how he can play the husband of Jacqueline Susann when he looks nothing like the real-life man: “I look as much like Irving Mansfield as Bette Midler looks like Jacqueline, OK? It’s a freaking movie!”

A miscast movie? “I don’t look anything like Irving. He looked like Norman Fell. I hope to God, I don’t look like Norman Fell.” In his suite at the Four Seasons, he springs up and places his mug inches from a mirror. “So far, so good. No signs of Norman!” he cries, throwing his hands in the air for joy. Read More

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Saturday, December 17, 2016

BetteBackJuly 28, 1973: Bette Midler Has A Major Fan

Mt Vernon Register News
July 28, 1973

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Dear Bette Midler fans, you have exalted company, Bing Crosby, who says he has never met the lady in person, thinks she is a major vocal talent. P.S. ABC will star her in a special next winter.

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Saturday, February 27, 2016

BetteBack December 26, 1993: Top 10 Concerts Of 1993

Colorado Springs Gazette Telegraph
December 26, 1993

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The cultural phenomenon known as the Grateful Dead was the top grossing concert act of 1993, according to Performance magazine, a concert and touring trade journal.

The Dead’s large and intensely loyal fans bought 1.6 million tickets fór a total of 78 shows for box-office gross receipts of nearly $44.5 million, according to Performance, wnose figures are based on reports from such sources as promoters, managers, concert venues and accountants. Read More

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Wednesday, February 24, 2016

BetteBack December 24, 1993: Top Concerts Of The Year (1993)

Hutchinson News
December 24, 1993

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The cultural phenomenon known as the Grateful Dead was the top grossing concert act of 1993, according to Performance magazine, a concert and touring trade journal.

The Dead’s large and intensely loyal following bought 1.6 million tickets to a total of 78 shows for box-office gross receipts of nearly $44.5 million, according to Performance, whose figures are based on reports from such sources as promoters, managers, concert venues and accountants.

Next in line was Paul McCartney, whose 24 shows drew 987,005 and gross receipts of $32.3 million. The Dead and McCartney were the only two acts on the list to play stadiums. Read More

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Friday, August 7, 2015

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar – Friday, August 7, 2015

Pollstar
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar
Updated 4:26 am, Friday, August 7, 2015

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The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

1. The Rolling Stones ; $7,836,716; $174.50.
2. U2; $6,030,279; $111.53.
3. Taylor Swift; $4,848,729; $109.85.
4. Take That; $4,461,359; $108.93.
5. Fleetwood Mac; $2,979,569; $122.77.
6. Kenny Chesney; $2,120,110; $84.86.
7. Shania Twain; $1,327,234; $97.83.
8. Bette Midler; $1,265,913; $127.55.
9. Luke Bryan; $1,264,112; $63.26.
10. Neil Diamond; $1,233,631; $101.21.
11. Maná; $1,187,936; $101.54.
12. Rush; $1,120,184; $85.71.
13. André Rieu; $1,100,450; $79.10.
14. Herbert Grönemeyer; $958,492; $57.49.
15. Dave Matthews Band; $879,008; $59.11.
16. Backstreet Boys; $865,891; $63.32.
17. Maroon 5; $783,712; $57.73.
18. Ed Sheeran; $742,302; $59.84.
19. Romeo Santos; $717,996; $87.91.
20. New Kids On The Block; $683,598; $59.65. Read More

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Friday, July 31, 2015

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar Ending July 31

Pollstar
Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar
By The Associated Press
Updated 7:08 am, Friday, July 31, 2015

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The Top 20 Global Concert Tours ranks artists by average box office gross per city and includes the average ticket price for shows worldwide. The list is based on data provided to the trade publication Pollstar by concert promoters and venue managers.

1. The Rolling Stones; $8,066,135; $178.44.

2. U2; $6,030,279; $111.53.

3. Take That; $4,461,359; $108.93.

4. Taylor Swift; $4,396,703; $110.29. Read More

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Friday, July 10, 2015

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 10, 2015

Mister D: While Bette is doing incredibly well, she is not playing nearly as many shows as the other acts. Hers was a very short tour in comparison to the others in the Top 10.

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Fueled by touring forces like the Rolling Stones and Garth Brooks, the North American concert industry hit a high note in the first half of 2015, selling a record 18.8 million tickets, up nearly 23% from the same period last year and breaking the previous high of 18.6 million tickets sold in 2013. Read More

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Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The Basics: Meet And Greet Rules (From A Texas Memo – Times May Vary By Location

Mister D: Just got it confirmed meet and greets are after the show, so don’t know why all the early stuff. Just make sure to follow the rules. You should be getting an email from the venue if you purchased a meet and greet package.

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Thank you for your purchase of the Bette Midler Meet & Greet Package(s)!

Each Package includes:

• One Premium Price Level 1 Ticket • Meet & Greet with Bette Midler
• Individual or Group photo with Bette Midler
• Access to the pre-show hospitality lounge with appetizers and beverages
• Merchandise item designed and created exclusively for package purchasers
• Collectible laminate to remember your evening
• Priority Check-in and separate entrance (where available) • Onsite check-in staff Read More

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Saturday, June 2, 2012

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 rock group was the top-grossing concert act of 1993, taking in $45.6 million for 81 shows.

Rod Stewart was No 2 with $30.5 million for 68 performances, followed by Neil Diamond with $29.8 million for 75 gigs.

The rest of last year’s live-performance top 10: Paul McCartney, Bette Midler, Billy Joel, Garth Brooks, Jimmy Buffett, Reba McEntire, Kenny G.

Audio: A Conversation Between Bette Midler And Martha Stewart (2012) Read More

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