Debbi Calton hosted the WMGK Houseband Competition at Creekside Bar and Grille. The bands that were competing were: Half Past Seven , Rougarou , Younger Than Charlie , Middle Class, with Middle Class advancing to the Finals!
WMGK listeners joined Bob and Matthew from the Classic Rock Squad on 2nd Street in Philly's Northern Liberties neighborhood for the block party of the year! This free, all day party featured 10 beer gardens, over 150 art vendors, and live music. Those who visited the WMGK tent also won awesome prizes.
Verizon wanted you to know that they appreciate you, so they encouraged WMGK listeners to stop by the Verizon store at 1115 Market Street in Philadelphia to meet Steve Vassalotti from the John DeBella Show and win Big Gig Tickets.
Andre Gardner hosted MGK’s House Band Competition semi-final event at Dave and Buster's. Aftershock, Rhodes Less Traveled, Poor Mouth Henry, and Knock One Back performed, but only one band could advance. Congratulations, Aftershock!
Yes celebrated their 50th anniversary at The Fillmore Philadelphia with 2 concerts and a Fan Fest. WMGK fans jammed out to some of the greatest progressive rock of all time, won awesome prizes, hung out with artist Roger Dean, and experienced a Q&A with band members.