October 26, 2011 11:00 PM

Blues: Cyndi Lauper’s true colors

Cyndi Lauper’s foray into the blues might seem like another attempt by a veteran singer to rejuvenate a career by poaching other genres and eras. But the album “Memphis Blues” pays homage to music that takes Lauper, who performs Monday at the Midland theater, back to her childhood.

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