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Archive: January, 2013

Rodriguez aka 'Sugar Man' playing Keswick in April.

Tuesday, January 29, 2013, 3:49 PM
Searching for Sugar Man? Look no further. Rodriguez, the Detroit musician who became a folk legend in South Africa while forgotten about in the United States, performs April 9 at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside. He was the subject of the recent documentary "Searching for Sugar Man." Tickets are... Read more

LeSean McCoy fights with baby mama on Twitter, deletes account

Sunday, January 27, 2013, 8:48 AM
LeSean "Shady" McCoy lived up to his nickname Saturday night when he embarked on a Twitter battle with his baby mama, calling her names and insisting his followers also harass her on the social media site. A few hours later, the Eagles running back took town his Twitter page entirely. First... Read more

'Project Runway' designer Mondo Guerra here for AIDS fundraiser

Thursday, January 24, 2013, 1:28 PM
Fashion designer and AIDS advocate Mondo Guerra will unveil new T-shirt designs to benefit Philly nonprofit organization ActionAIDS at the Fashion in Action event on Valentine's Day at the Hotel Palomar. Guerra, who revealed he was HIV-positive while competing on "Project Runway" in 2010, will also... Read more

The Roots will back Naughty by Nature June 1 at the Roots Picnic

Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 1:38 PM
Philly hip-hop heroes The Roots will perform their own set and also back Naughty By Nature at the group's annual Roots Picnic, taking place June 1 at Festival Pier. Last year's event was two-days long, but the Roots Picnic is now one day solidly-packed with an eclectic lineup. Artists include... Read more

Dave Grohl, Nirvana's Novoselic, big fans of Philly's Bleeding Rainbow

Monday, January 21, 2013, 7:43 AM
Not every band is praised by not only one, but both surviving members of Nirvana. Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl, the former Nirvana drummer, said on comedian Marc Maron's WTF podcast that he loved Philly rockers Bleeding Rainbow. Ex-Nirvana bassist Krist Novoselic posted his appreciation last... Read more

El Wingador will not be part of Wing Bowl 21, Cataldi confirms

Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 8:35 AM
Five-time Wing Bowl champ Bill "El Wingador" Simmons will not be part of this year's 21st annual celebration of gluttony and strippers Feb. 1, says 94 WIP morning host, Angelo Cataldi. Simmons is awaiting trial on a charge of cocaine distribution following his arrest last June in Gloucester County... Read more

Kicked off CYO football team, local girl, 11, appears on 'Ellen'

Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 4:54 PM
Doylestown's Caroline Pla, the 11-year-old football player who was booted from the Philadelphia CYO football team for being female, sat down with Ellen DeGeneres on her Tuesday "Ellen" show. As she tells Ellen, more than 34,000 people have signed a petition at Change.org to ask the CYO to reconsider... Read more

Flyer Scott Hartnell, NBC10's Sheena Parveen out together again

Friday, January 11, 2013, 6:38 PM
Flyers wing Scott Hartnell and NBC1O meteorologist Sheena Parveen had drinks together Wednesday night at the Irish Pub (20th & Walnut). Parveen was also seen hanging with Hartnell in the VIP area at Dusk at Caesars in November after the Operation Hat Trick charity game he organized at Boardwalk... Read more

Watch Mark Wahlberg do the weather on Fox 29

Wednesday, January 9, 2013, 12:41 PM
Mark Wahlberg and "Broken City" director Allen Hughes helped Fox 29's Sue Serio with her weather report Wednesday morning on "Good Day." Read more

Damon Feldman sues Octomom over publicity stunt gone awry

Wednesday, January 9, 2013, 8:24 AM
Of all of Damon Feldman's cockamamie stunts, the one in which he and Octomom got engaged was the most ridiculous. Now the Celebrity Boxing Federation promoter is suing Octomom, a/k/a Nadya Suleman, in Delaware County. The pair are due in court Wednesday in Broomall. Feldman seeks his ring... Read more
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