Til Tuesday (Aimee Mann then)
Aimee Mann (now)
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 - 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