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With her unique voice and killer songs, Melissa Etheridge has rocked the world for almost three decades! She’s won two Grammys, an Oscar and has a brand new album slated for this September. But when ET Canada sat down with the singer before the Opening Ceremony for “World Pride 2014” in Toronto– we found out Etheridge is most excited about her recent accomplishment – marrying the love of her life…
Rocker talks activism, life as a newly independent artist, the forthcoming record and wedding
My favorite snippets:
O&AN: Speaking of Linda, last summer after the Supreme Court decision, you announced you and Linda would be married. Did you tie the knot?
ME: No, it’s going to be—I’ll tell you, it’s in the next four months we’re going to get married.
“I try to read my Twitter feed every day. I love the technology and the opportunity to actually interact and hear my fans one-on-one, so yeah, I’m on the there! All the stuff you see, all the mistakes I make, that’s me.”
You’re not selling out if you believe in the brand you’re using to promote your music. That was the crux of a South by Southwest panel discussion Friday afternoon titled “The Shifting Brandscape,” featuring Leavenworth native Melissa Etheridge and three women involved in branding and licensing music.
Join us for THE BIG INTERVIEW — our new series which features interviews with some of the most well-known talent from the entertainment industry. On the next THE BIG INTERVIEW we sit down with legendary singer Melissa Etheridge whose intimate lyrics and signature voice have made her an icon in rock and roll history. In a very candid conversation Etheridge opens up about her music, gay rights, breast cancer and even the little bit of hot water she got into recently over comments about Angelina Jolie. THE BIG INTERVIEW - Melissa Etheridge airs October 14th at 8pmET/ 5pmPT on AXS TV.