Cyndy Drue

Cyndy Drue

2015 Oscar Nominations Announced

Last January, I crossed off a bucket list item by going to the Sundance Film Festival in Park City, Utah. It was an event that stayed with me all year as I saw so many of the films that debuted there open here in Philadelphia and the world. One of those, Whiplash has risen to…

Happy Birthday Rod Stewart

Saturday, January 10 is Rod Stewart's birthday and I'm excited to be on the air between 3pm-7pm to play some of his music and share a story or two about him. He’s somebody that’s been a part of my rock ‘n roll upbringing. I first heard his gravelly voice on the Jeff Beck album TRUTH.…

Philadelphia Film Festival October 16-26

Fall in Philadelphia means it’s time for the Film Festival. This year it runs from Thursday, October 16 to Sunday, October 26. The Festival kicks off with a special presentation of St. Vincent, a rousing comedy starring Bill Murray. Director Ted Melfi and young actor and Philadelphia native, Jaeden Lieberher will be in attendance for…

U2's Splashy New Album Release

The wait for a new U2 album is over. On Tuesday, U2 announced the release of Songs of Innocence at the Apple’s iPhone 6 Event in California, and launched into the opening track The Miracle(of Joey Ramone) on stage there.   In a bold, pioneering move, U2 released the album for free to every iTunes…

How To Get Away With Murder - TV Show

It’s not easy these days to come up with a new hit show for network TV. There’s so much competition vying for our attention between Netflix, the internet and social media, the bar has been set a lot higher these days. If you do venture into those wild waters with something new, it’s best that…

20+ Concerts, $20 Lawn Tickets, 20 Years On The Waterfront

This just in from Live Nation: In celebration of 20 years of concerts on the waterfront, Live Nation and Susquehanna Bank Center are giving our loyal music fans an opportunity to see over 20 shows for $20*. The “20for 20” promotion includes over 20 shows currently on sale at Susquehanna Bank Center, where fans can…

2014 Oscars - Review And List Of Winners

Going into this year’s awards season, I was surprised and a little disappointed that some movies I really liked in 2013 didn’t get nominated.  Turns out, they were all independents and don’t always make it into the Oscar cache.  Robert Redford, star of All is Lost – an independent film that was nominated for a…

The Beatles 50th Anniversary - Review

When it comes to Classic Rock events, it doesn’t get much bigger than the Beatles 50th anniversary of their arrival in America and that’s what WMGK commemorated this weekend. No other radio station in Philadelphia gave this band the props they deserve – we dropped everything (and everyone) and played nothing but the Beatles all…