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By the time the lights went dark and Gaga’s identity was fully restored and all that Germanotta jazz, “Bad Romance” and “Born This Way” lead the trio of encores with every ounce of pure, fiery Gaga energy you’d expect of her biggest hits. And then, because there’s no reason not to, Gaga covered “Shallow” from A Star is Born. Perhaps better suited for the narrative than anything else in her set list (and not just because of its zeitgeisty buzz), the tune marked Gaga’s self-realization in its fullest — diving, floating into some exhilarating unknown ether with both fear and fearlessness — and sent audiences out on a moving note, elevated to a place almost as high as the very one from which Gaga descended at the beginning of her weird, wonderful show. … [Read more...] about In Vegas, a weird, wonderful Lady Gaga is reborn
For a boy whose life had been shaped around football, the transition must have been hard. While four of his old Blue Star team-mates – Speed, Warhurst, Jason Beckford and Chris Lightfoot – were setting out on their own professional careers, Mark took a job fitting signs on petrol stations. With Saturdays free, he started watching City again and, like many Mancunians of that time, there were some lost nights at the Hacienda. He moved into the scaffolding business and he met the woman, Vickie, he would marry. Anthony, a friend since nursery, was best man at the wedding and the two mates were godparents to each other’s children. They had season tickets and followed City around the country. … [Read more...] about Did this special football talent kill himself because of Barry Bennell?