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BEN to Phillies Spring Training

In the beginning of March, Matt and Kristen traveled down to Clearwater, Florida to the home of the Philadelphia Phillies. Hear as they interview Tommy Joseph, Cameron Rupp, Nick Pivetta, Aaron Altherr and more all live from Spectrum Field. The Phillies Home Opener with new skipper Gabe Kappler is this Thursday, April 5th at 3:05pm…

RED BALL, Wells Fargo Center President John Page, and Matt Cord speaks with Phil Collen of Def Leppard

First, Kristen speaks with Mary Ann Milner - the Regional Director of Development for the American Red Cross, about Red Cross Month and the 18th Annual Red Cross RED BALL. The Red Ball is Saturday, March 24th at Lincoln Financial Field. The event helps to raise money for Disaster Relief and The Red Cross House…

Philadelphia's First Shelter for Humans and Pets AND Tom Green stops by the BEN-FM Morning Show

Lucy Noland from Fox 29 stopped by to visit the BEN-FM Morning Show with Matt and Kristen and she brought her good friend Stephanie Sena, a Villanova Professor and the Founder and CEO of SREHUP (Student-Run Emergency Housing Unit of Philadelphia). They are opening up the first ever homeless emergency housing east of the west…

Philadelphia Mural Arts and Philadelphia's First Shelter For Humans and Pets

Kristen speaks with Ellen Soloff, the Director of Tours and Merchandise for Mural Arts Philadelphia. Originally implemented to combat graffiti, the Mural Arts program has transformed Philadelphia into a city of murals and amazing art spaces. Hear as Ellen speaks to some of the organization's many beneficial programs and incredible tours. Find more information about…

Desi Oakley in WAITRESS at the Forrest Theater, and the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program

The Kimmel Center and Broadway Philadelphia bring us the Philadelphia premiere of WAITRESS, a new musical playing now through Sunday (2/18/18) at the Forrest Theater. Kristen had the chance to see it for the first time on Tuesday, and then interview Desi Oakley who stars in the show as the lead character, Jenna. Waitress is…

New Year's Resolution Rescue, plus Jerry Blavat at the Kimmel Center - BEN Around Philly - Episode 137

Well we're almost at the end of the month, and a lot of New Year's Resolutions have been broken already, or ignored altogether. Kristen speaks with local Philly fitness CEO and the creator of SharQui, "The Belly Dance Workout" - Oreet Schwartz, about her New Year's Resolution Rescue. She's got three R's for you - …

New Year's Resolution Rescue, plus Jerry Blavat at the Kimmel Center - BEN Around Philly - Episode 137

Well we're almost at the end of the month, and a lot of New Year's Resolutions have been broken already, or ignored altogether. Kristen speaks with local Philly fitness CEO and the creator of SharQui, "The Belly Dance Workout" - Oreet Schwartz, about her New Year's Resolution Rescue. She's got three R's for you - …

Parx Casino, Les Miserables at the Academy of Music, and Dave Spadaro talks EAGLES on BEN Around Philly - Episode 136

Kristen Herrmann speaks with Carrie Nork Minelli from Parx Casino. Then, catch her interview with Nick Cartell who plays Jean Valjean in Les Miserables at the Kimmel Center. Finally, Dave Spadaro joined the Matt & Kristen Morning Show this week to talk EAGLES. Hear his take on the big game on Sunday. Carrie Nork Minelli…