Tag: Meat Loaf

Review: In ‘Bat Out of Hell,’ Paradise by the LED Light

Let’s say you’re just a girl or just a boy on a hot summer night in a dark city street with a heart pumping blood and a soul spurting dreams and a profound investment in Meat Loaf’s back catalog. Vroom into New York City Center. Jim Steinman’s “Bat Out of Hell: The Musical,” directed by […]

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Where in N.Y.C. to Watch the Democratic Debate

Weather: Don’t get caught in the rain: Heavy showers and thunderstorms are likely after 3 p.m. Expect a high in the upper 80s. Alternate-side parking: In effect until Aug. 11. ImageSenator Kirsten Gillibrand, center, one of the Democratic presidential candidates with ties to New York, at a debate in June.CreditDoug Mills/The New York Times Ten […]

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Bursting Onto the Stage Like a ‘Bat Out of Hell’

In the four decades since it was released, bearing the cover image of a motorcyclist blasting out of a graveyard on his bike, the Meat Loaf album “Bat Out Of Hell” has been described in many ways. Bombastic. Extravagant. Over-the-top. But as Jim Steinman, the album’s composer and lyricist, said recently, “If you don’t go […]

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