PHOTOS: MGK's 2016 Achievements

It was a phenomenal 2016 at MGK, thanks to the greatest listeners in the world - that means Y-O-U!  Here are the things that made us really proud this year and the pictures to prove it....

  • Sent hundreds of listeners to see the biggest bands on the planet (the huge list is below)
  • Bad Company and Joe Walsh played MGK's Big Gig and rocked over 12,000 at BB&T Pavilion
  • Packed Fillmore Philadelphia with hundreds of listeners and comfort food dishes at John DeBella's 9th Annual Comfort Food Fest
  • Gave away trips to Universal Orlando Resort, Jamaica, Florida Keys & a week at MGK's Beach House
  • Darren Daulton, Tommy Greene and Pitch In For Baseball joined us in MGK's Baseball Equipment Drive which collected over 2,000 peices of baseball equipment. Over 170 teams will now be able to experience the joy of baseball.
  • Over 5,000 people came out to support local shelters/rescues and learn how to be better pet owners at John DeBella's Dog Walk
  • Hundreds donated blood at this year's MGK Blood Drive. While there they recieved a ticket to see Heart & a backstage tour of the venue.
  • John DeBella's Veterans Radiothon raised $174,000 for local veterans
  • George Thorogood & Little Steven VanZandt took over our Twitter account and answered listener questions
  • George Thorogood also played an MGK Classic Rock Close-up for a group of MGK listeners before his sold out gig at Keswick Theatre.
  • Hundreds came out to Cooper River Park to celebrate NJ's greatest piece of produce at John DeBella's Tomato Fest
  • 1000 MGK listeners joined us for 50+ great craft beers on the deck of our nation's most revered Battleship, Battleship New Jersey for this year's MGK Brew Blast.
  • We crowned an awesome new MGK House Band, Kategory 5
  • We partied with thousands at Spring Mountain for MGK's Big Bad Bonfire
  • John DeBella's Turkey Drop collected over 9,500 turkeys to help less fortunate families in the area enjoy a holiday meal
  • Here are all of the bands we sent listeners to see this year:
  • Bad Company, Billy Joel, Black Sabbath, Boz Scaggs, Bob Dylan, Bret Michaels, Bruce Springsteen, Bryan Adams, Cheap Trick, Chicago, Dead and Co, Def Leppard, Edgar Winter, Foreigner , George Thorogood, Gregg Allman, Guns N Roses, Heart, Hollywood Vampires, Jimmy Buffett, Joan Jett, Joe Walsh, Jeff Beck, Jefferson Starship, Journey, Kansas, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marshall Tucker Band, Mudcrutch, Pat Benatar, Paul McCartney, Peter Frampton, Peter Gabriel, Ringo Starr, Roger Waters, Rolling Stones, Santana, Sting, Steely Dan, Steve Winwood, Southshide Johnny, Steve Miller, Steven Tyler, Styx,  Tom Petty, Todd Rundgren, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, The Who, Yardbirds, Zombies