Posted in comedy | music | tour dates | video on November 26, 2008

Lita Ford

Til Tuesday (Aimee Mann then)
Til Tuesday

Aimee Mann (now)
Aimee Mann

Twisted Sister
Twisted Sister

What do Aimee Mann and Twisted Sister have in common? They were both popular in the eighties (though maybe Twisted Sister are the only ones still living in it) and are still at it today, they both put out Christmas albums in 2006, they both played Christmas shows in 2007 (Aimee also played one in 2006), and they both are playing Christmas shows in 2008 - both of which are at Nokia Theatre in NYC in December. Twisted Sister plays two nights (tickets are on sale), and Aimee Mann plays one (she had two nights, but one was already cancelled) (tickets are also on sale).

In case the title confused you Aimee & Dee are not sharing the same bill (just the same BV post, again).

Twisted Sister is advertising two openers: ZO2 and The Dirty Pearls. Aimee Mann is saying that "This years special guests include: Nellie McKay, Grant-Lee Phillips, Morgan Murphy, Patton Oswalt and Paul F. Tompkins.", but her tour is eleven dates long and it's unclear who will be appearing at each show along the way, BUT Nokia Theatre IS listing all of those guests EXCEPT Patton. All tour dates and a whole bunch of related videos, below...

Aimee Mann's 3rd Annual Christmas Show promo

'Til Tuesday (Aimee Mann) - VOICES CARRY - live in NYC, 1985

Ozzy Osbourne & Lita Ford - Close My eyes Forever (the best duet of all time)

Twisted Sister & Lita Ford- "I'll Be Home For Christmas"

Aimee Mann - Christmas sampler

Twisted Sister Christmas

Twisted Sister - 2008 Christmas Tour Dates
05 Dec - Nokia Theatre, New York, NY *
06 Dec - Nokia Theatre, New York, NY *

* w/ ZO2 & The Dirty Pearls

Aimee Mann - 2008 Christmas Tour Dates
05 Dec - Belly Up Solana Beach, CA
06 Dec - The Wiltern- Los Angeles, CA
07 Dec - Bimbos San Francisco, CA
09 Dec - Ridgefield Playhouse- Ridgefield CT
10 Dec - Somerville Theatre Somerville, MA
11 Dec - Somerville Theatre Somerville, MA
12 Dec - John M. Greene Hall Northampton, MA
13 Dec - Keswick Theatre- Glenside PA
16 Dec - Birchmere- Alexandria VA
18 Dec - Nokia Theatre New York,NY
19 Dec - Tarrytown Music Hall- Tarrytown NY

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Comments (8)

Saw Aimee's holiday show last year. Good time!

Posted by Anonymous | November 26, 2008 4:11 PM

Lita Ford....I'd hit it.

Posted by Anonymous | November 26, 2008 4:14 PM

Aimee's Xmas show in Tarrytown is a surprise gift for my sweetie - shhhhh...

Posted by drewo | November 26, 2008 4:38 PM

My friend and I always rock that Lita/Ozzy song at karaoke.

Posted by michael | November 26, 2008 4:48 PM

I'm going to the first night of Twisted Sister. I haven't missed one of their reunion shows since the 9/11 benefit at the Hammerstein where they first got back together. They are heavier and better than when they were at their peak. If you were thinking of checking this out GO! I was a bit apprehensive of the Xmas thing because I thought the idea was dumb and didn't like the record, but HOLY CRAP. It was really f'ing entertaining!!

And they still play Burn in Hell, although it is Xmas time.........

Posted by noamjamski | November 26, 2008 10:37 PM

Lita Ford is AMAZING!

Posted by Dooder City | November 27, 2008 9:28 AM

Aimee Mann gives me a throbbing gristle!

Posted by greg | November 29, 2008 4:16 PM

Hi, interesting post. I have been wondering about this issue,so thanks for posting. I’ll likely be coming back to your blog. Keep up great writing.

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