We Hear: Darryl McDaniels, Shari Levine, Tom Brady and more…

Darryl “DMC” McDaniels of RUN-DMC kicks off a fundraising and awareness campaign with Conquer Cancer Coalition at Lucky Strike bowling.

By:Gayle Fee

That the new season of the hit Bravo cooking competition, “Top Chef,” will be shot in Boston. “Boston has always been at the top of our wish list as a location for ‘Top Chef,’ not only because of its rich historical significance, but also because of its robust and ever-growing culinary scene,” said Bravo VP Shari Levine. The series, which begins production this spring, will feature guest judges including Boston-based chefs and celebrities, as well as top entertainers and culinary stars. And, of course, Padma. It will premiere this fall.

That Tom Brady will be making his annual bro-bonding pilgrimage to the Kentucky Derby this weekend while the missus, Gisele Bundchen, is in Brazil posing in bikinis for Colcci. No. 12 is on the list for the oh-so-swish Barnstable Brown bash Friday night along with other bold-facers like the Kings of Leon, Miranda Lambert, Dierks Bentley, Gene Simmons, Terry O’Quinn and more. Former Bon Jovi ax man Richie Sambora will be performing, using a one-of-a-kind crystal guitar that will be auctioned off to benefit the American Diabetes Association. Perhaps Tommy should buy it for the missus, who — with her recent performance of Blondie’s “Heart of Glass” — is apparently a budding musician. …

That Run-D.M.C. hip-hopper Darryl McDaniels helped kick off a new partnership between Lucky Strike and the Boston-based Conquer Cancer Coalition on Lansdowne Street yesterday. The bowling boite will donate a portion of the sales of special menu items each month to raise funds for cancer research.

Article Source: Bostonherald.com