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Bettye Lavette
Phone (415) 655-5600
Price $30.00
Age Suitability All Ages

Bettye Lavette

Monday, Oct 15, 2012 8:00p

R&B legend Bettye LaVette is set to mark her 50th anniversary in the music world with the upcoming release of her mesmerizing album, THANKFUL N’ THOUGHTFUL, on September 25 on ANTI- Records, as well as her breathtaking and no holds barred autobiography co-written with David Ritz out on Blue Rider Press through Penguin on September 27.

Produced by Craig Street (Norah Jones, Joe Henry, k.d. lang, Meshell Ndegeocello, John Legend, Charlie Sexton, etc.), TN’T is a selection of contemporary tracks written
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Bettye Lavette

Celebrating her 50-Year music career with the release of "Thankful N' Thoughtful" out Sept 25 & her autobiography "A Woman Like Me" out Sept 27.

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Bettye LaVette is a symbol of gritty persistence in the face of music industry indifference. Though she emerged from the same fecund Detroit music community that gave rise to, among many others, Aretha Franklin and the entire early Motown roster, she remained a relative unknown to those outside the most dedicated of soul circles....
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Yoshi's San Francisco Live Music & Restaurant
1330 Fillmore St.
San Francisco, CA 94115
(415) 655-5600
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Jan 18, 2008 - Dinkybus on Bettye LaVette
Bettye Lavette

I saw Bettye Lavette on Conan O'Brien last night (Jan. 16th) and was absolutely KNOCKED OUT. I live 50 miles from Detroit, and had never heard of her! I admit I am not much of a consumer of music, but I am wondering why she hasn't got a larger presence around here, and indeed, everywhere. She was great! Her voice has a lot of feeling and character, like a cross between Aretha and Janis Joplin. Her band played PERFECT FUNKY MUSIC, and the overall performance made a convert out of me. Two big thumbs up from this dude.

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