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Bettye LaVette: Memoir Offers Sexual Escapades With Soul Icons & Diva Dish On Diana Ross, Aretha Franklin & Tina Turner

Posted September 28, 2012 by jmurray

I fell in love with Bettye LaVette in an instant! I was watching the Kennedy Center Honors in 2008 and this woman who I had never seen before walked across the stage, stood in front of the microphone and delivered a soul-wrenching rendition of the 1973 song “Love, Reign o’er Me” in tribute to Roger […]

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End of an Era: Newsweek to End Print Edition

Posted July 26, 2012 by jmurray

Newsweek, one of the most respected magazines in the business, will cease print publication this fall. Barry Diller, the chairman of IAC/InterActiveCorp, which recently acquired sole control of Newsweek, announced that a plan to end the print edition of the long-running magazine is coming this fall. “The transition to online from hard print will take […]

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