At this point, Melissa Etheridge is probably known more as a celebrity than a musician. Even if you don't know a single Etheridge song, not even "Come to My Window," you probably know that a) she had cancer, b) she's a lesbian and c) she and her previous partner made the inexplicable choice of folk rock burn-out David Crosby as the surrogate father of their children. Well, in addition to gracing the pages of US Weekly, Etheridge has recorded a wealth of gritty, heartfelt songs of hope and survival in her 18-year career, the highlights of which were recently compiled on Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled. Come hear the headliner behind the headlines.
Sun., July 16, 7:30 p.m.