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Music notes: Melissa Etheridge, Ryan Tedder and more


Want to have dinner with Melissa Etheridge? The singer is hosting Dinner with ME on Broadway, a fundraising event taking place September 27, the day before opening night of her Broadway show My Window. Tickets are on sale now and include a sit-down dinner, open bar, special guests and an auction. It’ll take place at Bond 45 in New York City’s theater district. Ticket sales go to benefit the Etheridge Foundation.... [Read Full Story]

Bernie Taupin says Elton John “genuinely” loved his new memoir: “He went, 'I didn't know you did that!'”

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Bernie Taupin‘s memoir, Scattershot: Life, Music, Elton and Me, an inside look at his life and career as the co-writer of Elton John‘s biggest hits, is out September 12. It features plenty of rock ‘n’ roll behavior and celebrity encounters, with everyone from John Lennon and Freddie Mercury to Princess Margaret, but what’s really amazing is that Elton didn’t know some of the details Bernie reveals in the book.... [Read Full Story]