Access To Rock

Access To Rock

Billy Gibbons has become the most famous member of ZZ Top. The band has been together since the 1970s.

As you can see from our photos, MGK Big Gig 2023 was a huge success for listeners, staff, performers, and everyone involved.

ZZ Top and Lynyrd Skynyrd rocked Freedom Mortgage Pavilion on the Camden Waterfront for a memorable celebration of classic rock on the only local stop on the ‘Sharp Dressed Simple Man’ Tour. 102.9 MGK kicked off the day with live broadcasts from the regular weekday lineup.

Tony Harris went live from 4 pm-5 pm, followed by Andre Gardner from 5 pm-6 pm and The Matt Cord Show with Steve Vassalotti from 6 pm-7 pm. The MGK staff got to interact with the station’s listeners at Freedom Mortgage Pavilion for one of the most fun days on the calendar. Despite a little rain early in the day, the venue filled up quickly. The lawn was packed for the performance of two giants in the history of Rock & Roll. 

Lynyrd Skynyrd

After Uncle Kracker’s opening performance at 6:30, Lynyrd Skynyrd took the stage. Classics never die, as “That Smell,” “Sweet Home Alabama,” and the “Free Bird” encore got the crowd involved as much as any songs.

Concert Setlist:

Workin’ for MCA
Skynyrd Nation
What’s Your Name
That Smell
I Know a Little
Whiskey Rock-a-Roller
Saturday Night Special
Gimme Back My Bullets
Tuesday’s Gone
Simple Man
Gimme Three Steps
Call Me the Breeze
Sweet Home Alabama
Encore: Free Bird

ZZ Top

Billy Gibbons and company hit the stage at Freedom Mortgage Pavilion around 9:30 pm after Lynyrd Skynyrd.

ZZ Top played some of their biggest hits like “Gimme All Your Lovin’,” “Sharp Dressed Man,” and “La Grange” at MGK Big Gig.

Concert Setlist:

Got Me Under Pressure
I Thank You
Waitin’ for the Bus
Jesus Just Left Chicago
Gimme All Your Lovin’
Pearl Necklace
I’m Bad, I’m Nationwide
I Gotsta Get Paid
My Head’s in Mississippi
Sixteen Tons
Just Got Paid
Sharp Dressed Man
Legs

MGK Big Gig Photos

Sign me up for the 102.9 WMGK At Work Network email newsletter!

Join WMGK's At Work Network and get the latest rock news, exclusive presales, contests and more straight to you inbox.

*
*
By clicking "Subscribe" I agree to the website's terms of Service and Privacy Policy. I understand I can unsubscribe at any time.