June 14, 2019 at 9:30 am EDT | by Philip Van Slooten
Etheridge to play Wolf Trap
Melissa Etheridge, gay news, Washington Blade

Melissa Etheridge (Photo by John Tsiavis; courtesy Birchmere)

Groundbreaking lesbian singer/songwriter Melissa Etheridge joins rock legend Pat Benatar and ‘90s alternative artist Liz Phair at Wolf Trap (1551 Trap Rd., Vienna, Va.) on Tuesday, June 25 at 7 p.m.

Audiences can expect to experience a night of rock staples like “Hit Me With Your Best Shot” and “Love is a Battlefield” by Pat Benatar and writer-producer Neil Geraldo. This show is part of the duo’s 40th anniversary tour, showcasing a career spanning from 1979 to 2019.

Performances also include fan favorites “I’m the Only One” and “Like the Way I Do” by Melissa Etheridge. Making her Wolf Trap debut and kicking off the night will be Liz Phair preforming alternative hits such as “Why Can’t I?” and “Never Said.”

Tickets start at $35 and gates open at 5:30 p.m. Visit wolftrap.org for more information.

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