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Former Ozzy Guitarist Disputes Snorting Ants Story From ‘The Dirt’

Former Ozzy Guitarist Disputes Snorting Ants Story From ‘The Dirt’

Former Ozzy Osbourne guitarist Jake E. Lee has disputed the truth of an incident portrayed in the Mötley Crüe biopic “The Dirt,” in which Ozzy reportedly snorted a line of ants off the ground while hanging out poolside with members of the Crüe during a day off on tour. In the film, a young Ozzy…

Big Cheese 107.9 and WSAW-TV say goodbye to Emily Skye

Big Cheese 107.9 and WSAW-TV say goodbye to Emily Skye

Big Cheese 107.9 along with NRG Media, and the awesome folks at WSAW-TV, came together for a proper send-off for meteorologist Emily Skye, who is leaving to go work in television in her home state of Michigan.  Thanks to the stealthy recordings provided by Emily’s coworkers, Trav was able to gather a bunch of quotes…

There’s Now a Breakfast Cereal Honoring Bob Ross . . . Yes, the Painter

There’s Now a Breakfast Cereal Honoring Bob Ross . . . Yes, the Painter

      Yep, that BOB ROSS, from the PBS TV show “The Joy of Painting” in the ’80s and ’90s, now has his own BREAKFAST CEREAL. Somehow, someone decided to make “Bob Ross:  The Joy of Cereal.”  It looks like it has oats and marshmallows like Lucky Charms, and it’s available exclusively at FYE. SPOTTED:…

MUSIC NEWS

The Doors’ Robby Krieger contributes song to upcoming Prince documentary

The Doors’ Robby Krieger contributes song to upcoming Prince documentary

Daniel Knighton/Getty ImagesDoors guitarist Robby Krieger has written and recorded a new song called “Music Speaks Louder Than Words,” which will appear in an upcoming documentary about Prince titled Mr. Nelson: On the North Side. The film will focus on the late music legend’s early life growing up on the north side of Minneapolis. According…

A Play in the Life: John Lennon biopic “Nowhere Boy” may become a stage musical

A Play in the Life: John Lennon biopic “Nowhere Boy” may become a stage musical

John Lennon in 1961 (Evening Standard/Getty Images)Nowhere Boy, the 2009 John Lennon biopic focusing on the legendary Beatle’s volatile teenage years, may be headed to the stage. Deadline reports that the AF Media Creative and Aged in Wood production companies have acquired the rights to turn the film into a musical. As in the movie,…

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS

‘Avengers: Endgame’ stars gather for LA premiere

‘Avengers: Endgame’ stars gather for LA premiere

Marvel Studios/Disney(LOS ANGELES) — Avengers: Endgame had its world premiere Monday night in Los Angeles, amid intense hype and equal secrecy surrounding what is ultimately the end of this phase of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In fact, even the film’s stars didn’t how it ended. Chris Hemsworth, who plays Thor, says the actors themselves were kept…

Mel Brooks launching Broadway residency

Mel Brooks launching Broadway residency

ABC/Lisa Rose(NEW YORK) — Mel Brooks is no stranger to Broadway, having won three Tony Awards for The Producers, but now the EGOT-winning Blazing Saddles and Young Frankenstein director is staging a residency on the Great White Way. Brooks will take center stage at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre for what’s described as a, “hilarious unscripted show…

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