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Archive: February, 2012

Axl Rose explains Guns N' Roses no-show in 2002 that led to melee

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 5:42 PM
Guns N’ Roses frontman Axl Rose tried to explain from the stage of the Electric Factory Monday why the band failed to perform at a Dec. 2002 show at what is now the Wells Fargo Center. When the band never came out a melee ensued with fans throwing chairs and wreaking havoc in the arena. Rose... Read more

'Nick and Artie Show' coming to 610WIP starting Wednesday

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 11:20 AM
Syndicated sports talk show "The Nick and Artie Show," featuring Howard Stern sidekick Artie Lange and comedian Nick DiPaolo comes to SportsRadio 610WIP weekdays from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. starting Wednesday night. The show will be heard on 610WIP, but not its FM signal at 94WIP. It may also be streamed... Read more

NBC10's Sheena Parveen dating former anchor Jamison Uhler

Tuesday, February 28, 2012, 7:42 AM
As though dudes weren't already jealous a few years ago when former NBC10 anchor/reporter Jamison Uhler was dating then-Fox 29 anchor Kerri-Lee Halkett, we can now report that Uhler is seeing NBC10 meteorologist Sheena Parveen. Play on, Playa. Uhler, who now works at the ABC station in Tampa... Read more

Nutter convinces Fox 29 not to air video of him

Monday, February 27, 2012, 7:29 AM
Mayor Nutter talked Fox 29 out of airing a video that captured him spanking the buttocks of a blonde with whom he drank and bowled at North Bowl (909 N. 2nd), say sources familiar with the situation. A Fox 29 viewer recorded Nutter and his female companion having a blast about 2 a.m. one day... Read more

975 the Fanatic's Tom Byrne still benched after assault charge

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 10:17 AM
After more than a month, Tom Bryne, nighttime host for 97.5 The Fanatic, remains on leave from the sports-talk station as a result of being arrested last month and charged with aggravated assault and robbery over his alleged beating of a cab driver. Through the station, Byrne apologized for his... Read more

'Glee' actor promotes local anti-bullying t-shirts

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 9:53 AM
"Glee" actor Max Adler has teamed up with local T-shirt company ShoutBcause to promote its line of anti-bullying T-shirts. Adler, whose gay character, David Karofsky, bullied Chris Colfer's character, Kurt, and who was severely bullied himself on Tuesday's episode, has been working with a Los... Read more

Tebow's mom speaking at pro-life fundraiser

Wednesday, February 22, 2012, 8:25 AM
Pam Tebow, mom of Broncos QB Tim Tebow, will be the keynote speaker at the Options for Women fundraiser March 20 at the Cherry Hill Crowne Plaza. The organization denies that it exists to pressure women against abortion, but a woman representing abortionclinicvigil.com emailed friends and supporters... Read more

Pierre Robert mourning loss of his beloved dog, Lucy

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 8:30 AM
Lucy, beloved golden retriever of 93.3 WMMR DJ Pierre Robert - a pooch met and petted by rock stars that included Judas Priest, Bon Jovi and Chrissy Hynde of the Pretenders - died Friday of multiple organ failure. She was 13 1/2 and lived in Gladwyne. The dog had become a station mascot of sorts... Read more

'Smash' actress Megan Hilty relaxes at Borgata

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 8:14 AM
Actress Megan Hilty, star of NBC's "Smash," relaed with some girlfriends poolside at the Borgata's Immersion Spa, then picked up a dress from Just Cavalli at the Water Club. Hilty wore her new dress to club mur.mur that night while she and her friends danced off their dinner from Bobby Flay Steak. Where... Read more

Out and about: Cameron Diaz, Martina Navratilova, Mario Lopez, Judah Friedlander

Monday, February 20, 2012, 8:53 AM
That was Cameron Diaz strolling through the lobby of the Ritz-Carlton Saturday night. "30 Rock" actor Judah Friedlander (the guy who wears the ironic trucker hats that stopped being funny about five years ago) did a surprise set at Helium Comedy Club (2031 Sansom) Saturday where his friend Ted... Read more
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