Apocalypitca- Fillmore – 5/24
Chicago / Reo Speedwagon – BB & T – 8/1
Chris Stapleton – BB & T – 6/29
Rebelution – Pier – 7/7
The Piano Guys – Borgata – 8/11
Rodney Crowell – Queen – 5/24
Mt Joy – Foundry – 5/19
Juanes- Fillmore – 4/24
Madison Beer – Foundry – 5/16
Saturday at 10am
Paul Simon – WFC – 6/16
Saturday at Noon
Phish – BB & T – 8/7-8/8
Shows This Weekend
Nothing More, The Contortionist, Big Story @ TLA
Astronautalis @ Underground Arts
“Musical Thrones – A Parody Of Ice And Fire” @ Suzanne Roberts Theatre
Datsik, Space Jesus, Riot Ten @ Electric Factory
Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo @ Xcite Center at Parx
Richard Barone, Steve Addabbo, Syleena Johnson
@ World Cafe Live
The Lil’ Smokies @ Boot & Saddle
Friday & Saturday
Chris Tucker @ SugarHouse Casino
Jimmy Pardo @ Helium Comedy Club
Bill Belamy @ Punchline Philly
A Band Called Honalee @ The Baby Grand
Asking Alexandria/ Black Veil Brides, Crown The Empire @ Electric Factory
Broken Arrow @ Musikfest Cafe At ArtsQuest Center
Chappo @ Kung Fu Necktie
First Aid Kit, Van William @ Union Transfer
Girlpool, Land Of Talk @ First Unitarian Church
The Orchestra Starring ELO Former Members @ Copeland Hall
Third Eye Blind @ Xcite Center at Parx
Who’s Bad – The Ultimate Michael Jackson Tribute @ Keswick Theatre
“Celebrating David Bowie” Bernard Fowler, Angelo Moore, Adrian Belew, Gerry Leonard, Gaby Moreno, Carmine Rojas, Mike Garson, Earl Slick @
“The Peek A Boo Revue” @ World Cafe Live
Coin, The Aces (Utah) @ TLA
Jeff Dunham @ Wells Fargo Center
Steve Aoki, Grandtheft, Max Styler, Desiigner, Bok Nero, Ricky Remedy, Quix @ The Fillmore Philadelphia
What’s Going on at MMR?
MMR Rocks The Cupid’s Chase 5k 8 – 10am Join the MMaRmy at the Philadelphia Zoo as they support Community Options, a National non-profit that supports people with disabilities, who is hosting The Cupid’s Chase 5k Run in 38 cities throughout 11 states. Visit CupidsChase.org.
WMMR is a proud media partner for Cupid’s Undie Run 2018 – a mile(ish) run in your bedroom-best, and it’s for charity! Fund raise your pants off with Nick McIlwain and hundreds of Philadelphia runners for the nations largest underwear run Saturday, February 10th at World Cafe Live (3025 Walnut Street). It’s the best undie party you’ll ever attend – with a BRIEF run in the middle. 100% of net proceeds fund research for the Children’s Tumor Foundation. Your donation will add to the more than $14 million already raised since 2010. Bring your friends and party your pants off for charity! Cupid’s Undie Run is a must-do charity event! Registration is underway at Cupids.org.
Join the MMaRmy at the Philadelphia Golf and Travel Show at the Philly Expo Center from 1-3pm. Save up to 70% on Golf Equipment, and accessories, even vacation packages! Test the newest clubs and compete in skills competitions. Info at MyPhillyGolfShow.com.
Saturday & Sunday
Throughout 2018, we will help to celebrate our milestone 50th Birthday with a series of special weekends. This weekend is 2011 – MMR turned 43 – and it’s the year Game of Thrones premiered, the Royal Wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton, our Philadelphia Phillies won a team record 102 games, Siri debuted on the iPhone 4S, the final Harry Potter film debuted, and Osama bin Laden was killed by Navy SEAL Team Six. Musically, we saw new releases from Cage The Elephant, Seether, Foo Fighters, Sixx A.M., The Black Keys and lots, lots more from 2011!! So tune in – rock out – and enjoy!
Join Nick McIlwain at the Cricket store at 3595 Aramingo Avenue from Noon – 2pm and file your taxes for FREE with the help of United Way and MyFreeTaxes. It doesn’t even matter if you’re with Cricket or not.
What’s Going on in the Movies?
New This Week:
Fifty Shades Freed (R) James Dornan, Dakota Johnson
Still in Theaters:
Winchester (PG-13) Helen Mirren, Jason Clarke
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (PG-13) Dylan O’Brien, Kaya Scodelario, Eiancarlo Esposito
12 Strong (R) Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon, Michael Peña, Rob Riggle
Den of Theives (R) Gerard Butler, Curtis Jackson, Pablo Schreiber, O’Shea Jackson, Jr.
The Post (PG-13) Steven Spielberg (Directed), Tom Hanks, Meryl Streep, Alison Brie, Bob Odenkirk
What’s Happening Around Town:
Now Through February 25
Dilworth Park Wintergarden (1 S. 15th St.) featuring Deck the Hall Light Show at City Hall, The Rothman Institute Ice Rink, Open seven days a week wintry fun for all ages.
Now Through March 4
The Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest is a can’t-miss winter attraction on the Delaware River Waterfront, featuring food and drink, arcade games, ice skating and more.Blue Cross RiverRink Winterfest transforms Penn’s Landing into a cold-weather version of the rollerskating during Summerfest. More info atdelawareriverwaterfront.com
Terracotta Warriors of the First Emperor at The Franklin Institute. Info at FI.edu
Through March 18
Winter Fountains on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway The free, outdoor Winter Fountains exhibition illuminating the Benjamin Franklin Parkway this winter with glowing videos inspired by the Parkway’s grand fountains projected on to four large domes.
Through May 6
Opening: Crocs: Ancient Predators in a Modern World at Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University
Crocs at the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University. Live crocodilians descended from 200-million-year-old ancestors star in an Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University exhibition featuring a live Siamese crocodile, an Albino American alligator, 3D animation and more. The three-month exhibition will also teach visitors how to speak “croc” and explore how crocs communicate via sight, sound, smell and touch. The Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philly Tattoo Arts Convention Show Times. Friday 2 PM – 12 AM Saturday 11 AM – 12 AM Sunday 11 AM – 8 PM. At the Philadelphia Convention Center 1225 Vine St, Philadelphia, PA VillianArts.com
Philadelphia Golf and Travel show at the Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks Friday 2-8p Saturday 10a- 6p, Sunday 10am-4p. PhillyGolfAndTravelShow.com
76ers HOME vs New Orleans Pelicans; 7pm
76ers HOME vs LA Clippers; 7pm
Flyers AWAY at Arizona Coyotes; 8pm on WMMR
Flyers AWAY at Vegas Golden Knights; 8pm