The Insider Archive: June, 2010

XPN cuts Y Rock

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WXPN has scaled back Y Rock on XPN, canning the alternative-music show heard Wednesday through Friday nights on 88.5 FM. The programming will... Read more

Have lunch with Marty Hamann

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Marty Hamann was only the second exec chef that the Four Seasons Philadelphia ever had, after Jean-Marie Lacroix. When Hamann announced his... Read more

Philly comic kills on "America's Got Talent"

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Doogie Horner, a mild-mannered graphic designer for Philly's Quirk Books and part-time comedian, killed in his stand-up performance last night... Read more

Who wants to be on 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire'?

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The quiz show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire will be here Saturday (6/12) to find contestants for the next season. Auditions will be held... Read more

There's less of Matt Stairs

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Phillies fans who cheered Matt Stairs for a season and a half saw less of him over the last few days when he and his new team, the San Diego... Read more

Buzz Bissinger has juice

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Richard Deitsch of SI.com is out with his "Media Power Rankings" for May, and #1 in the land is Buzz Bissinger, the Inquirer columnist... Read more

Restaurant notes: The HeadHouse

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The HeadHouse, replacing Zot at 122 Lombard St. (215-625-0122), is looking at a Thursday (6/10) opening. Partners Bruce Nichols, one of the... Read more

Tweed: Twill open Thursday

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If you recall spots such as Odeon, Bistro Bix, TPDS, and Les Bons Temps, you’re familiar with their building’s two-story storefront... Read more