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  1. REVIEW: Meat Loaf tribute at Penn's Peak gives 'American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Morning Call

    After Caleb Johnson won the 13th season of television's "American Idol" in 2014, he had to face the reality of the music business: He probably was too rock for much of the show's fan base, but "American Idol" was far too pop for any respectable rock fan to like its winner. So in a lot of ways, Johnson has found a perfect fit for his talent with a tribute to theatrical rocker Meat Loaf on the 40th anniversary of his album "Bat Out of Hell."


  2. Paradise in the City of Lights: "Bat Out of Hell" musical adds Las Vegas engagement to US tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 18 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    The touring version of the stage musical inspired by Meat Loaf 's landmark 1977 album Bat Out of Hell and its sequels, which makes its U.S. debut on November 7 in Detroit, has added a series of Las Vegas performances during the holiday season. Bat Out of Hell: The Musical , which features songs written by Jim Steinman , will visit The Venetian Theatre at the Venetian resort for a 16-show engagement running from December 25 through January 6, 2019.


  3. The Beatles' "Sgt. Pepper" tops new list of the UK's all-time favorite albumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    ... is #6; and Fleetwood Mac's Rumours takes the #8 spot. Further down on the list are Simply Red 's Stars at #11, Meat Loaf 's Bat Out of Hell at #15, Simon & Garfunkel 's Bridge Over Troubled Water at #17, U2 's The Joshua Tree at #29, Mike Oldfield ...


  4. The Rocky Horror Show is coming to SouthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Daily Echo

    One of the world's most loved rock 'n' roll musicals, The Rocky Horror Picture Show has been performed for 45 years in more than 30 countries and translated into more than 20 languages. Now a new production featuring Strictly Come Dancing champion Joanne Clifton and boy band Blue's Duncan James will come to Southampton.


  5. Meat Loaf Musical Bat Out of Hell Will Conclude Its West End RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 9 | Broadway

    The acclaimed West End staging of the Meat Loaf musical Bat Out of Hell has announced a final performance date of January 5, 2019. Performances of this return engagement began on April 2, 2018 at the Dominion Theatre.


  6. One Hit Wonders: The Good, the Bad and the UglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | The Times-Delphic

    ... this eclectic Celtic-tinged folk rock number. The lyrics tell a tale of lust similar to contemporary tracks like Meat Loaf's "Paradise by the Dashboard Light" and the Georgia Satellites "Keep Your Hands to Yourself" while a folk setup of bass, ...


  7. The Black Eyed Peas' checks his PHONE during AFLRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 29 | Daily Mail

    Footy fans slam The Black Eyed Peas and compare them to Meat Loaf as a bored checks his PHONE on stage at the AFL Grand Final - but Jimmy Barnes saves the day The Black Eyed Peas did not appear ready to Get The Party Started at the Melbourne Cricket Ground on Saturday. Despite acting as the AFL 's main pre-game entertainment, lead singer looked bored and was seen checking his phone during the performance.


  8. Today In Music History 09/26/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 26 | WOCL-FM Orlando

    ... three weeks. On this day in 1975, The Rocky Horror Picture Show opens in Westwood, California. Featuring a young Meat Loaf along with Tim Curry and Susan Sarandon, the movie tanks, but later becomes a cult classic, with movie goers bringing props to ...


  9. 'American Idol' fans will appreciate the lineup at Zeiterion in New BedfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2018 |

    ... DC. Also on deck this season at the Zeiterion, season 13 "American Idol" winner Caleb Johnson will star in Meat Loaf's "Neverland Band" on Saturday, Oct. 20. Johnson adds his range and commanding stage presence to iconic songs such as “Bat ...


  10. Video: Jordan Luke Gage Talks Playing Strat in Bat Out of HellRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 |

    We caught up with him at the Dominion Theatre to talk about taking on a West End leading role and what he thinks makes Bat Out of Hell so special. Bat Out of Hell brings to life the legendary anthems of Jim Steinman and Meat Loaf .


  11. Good Charlotte's Benji and Joel Madden Compare Favorite Family...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2018 | Billboard

    ... means a lot to me, obviously, so that's probably my favorite -- my most meaningful one for sure. Joel: I would say Meat Loaf , "I'd Do Anything for Love (But I Won't Do That)." It's a big, epic song. I get to showcase my vocal range. And it's ...


  12. Review: Lemon Twigs' ambitions flourish on rock musicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Greenwich Citizen

    Registration will allow you to post comments on and create a Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. The Lemon Twigs' memorable first album, "Do Hollywood," was so self-assured it was hard to believe its multi-instrumentalist masterminds, Long Island brothers Brian and Michael D'Addario, were still in high school.


  13. Paradise by the Footlights: a oeBat Out of Hella musical to go on tour in the US starting in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2018 | KTGL-FM Lincoln

    The musical inspired by Meat Loaf 's landmark 1977 album Bat Out of Hell and its sequels will get its U.S. debut as part of a 19-city tour kicking off with a November 6-17 engagement in Detroit. Bat Out of Hell: The Musical features songs written by Jim Steinman , including such Meat Loaf hits as "Two Out of Three Ain't Bad," "Paradise by the Dashboard Light," "You Took the Words Right Out of My Mouth" and "I'd Do Anything for Love ."


  14. 'Beetlejuice' Announces Casting + More Regional Theater NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Back Stage

    ... choreography by Parker Esse. "Bat Out of Hell," the new musical featuring the songs of that eponymous album by Meat Loaf, has announced a North American tour. Hitting 19 cities including San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Dallas, and others, the ...


  15. Andrew Polec Will Lead the North American Tour of Bat Out of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Broadway

    ... love is exposed, who will survive the war for the future of the city? Steinman incorporated iconic songs from Meat Loaf's Bat Out of Hell albums, including "You Took The Words Right Out of My Mouth," "Bat Out Of Hell," "I Would Do Anything For Love ...


  16. Eagles pass Michael Jackson for best-selling album of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | The Post-Standard

    ... According to Wikipedia, eight albums have claimed to sell more than 40 million copies globally, including Meat Loaf's "Bat Out of Hell," soundtracks for "The Bodyguard" and "Saturday Night Fever," Fleetwood Mac's "Rumours," AC/DC's "Back in Black" ...


  17. Andrew Polec Will Star in Bat Out of Hell On Tour - Full Casting and Cities AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 |

    ... albums ever recorded - period. To have the fans love the show so much is very rewarding. And people who never saw Meat Loaf are reacting passionately to the spectacle that Jay Scheib has put together on stage. To see people standing at both the ...


  18. Meat Loaf Musical Bat Out of Hell Announces Jordan Luke Gage as New West End StarRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Broadway

    The hit West End staging of the Meat Loaf musical Bat Out of Hell has announced that current alternate Jordan Luke Gage will take over the regular track as Strat beginning on September 3 at the Dominion Theatre. Gage will replace original cast member Andrew Polec, who will play his final show on September 1, with Simon Gordon taking on duties as the new Strat alternate.


  19. Jordan Luke Gage Will Play Strat in Bat Out of Hell - the MusicalRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 |

    The Musical has announced that Jordan Luke Gage will be taking on the lead role of Strat from 3 September. Gage made his West End debut as Hoffman in the show, whilst also performing as an alternate Strat to Andrew Polec .


  20. BWW Review: Gettin' the Band Back Together Salutes a Different Breed of Jersey BoysRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 16, 2018 |

    The past several Broadway seasons have seen extraordinary developments in musical theatre, with a steady stream of new shows, usually transferring from non-profit Off-Broadway, offering smart writing, inventive storytelling and expanded notions of the subject matter and musical styles that can be welcomed into the art form. The new tenant at the Belasco, GETTIN' THE BAND BACK TOGETHER, doesn't pretend to be attempting any of that.