Ladies and Gentlemen, after weeks of competition and tens of thousands of votes we have a winner…you voted Led Zeppelin-Stairway The Heaven as your Favorite KCAL Rock Song of All-Time! Metallica’s Enter Sandman came in a very close second to grab the Runner-Up spot. We’ve posted up the full brackets from the tournament below so you can see how the whole thing brought us to the grand finale, or you can click here to grab the big file to keep. Thanks to everyone that voted during the tournament, and big congratulations to Mike Crowson from Corona wo scored the $5000 grand prize. And big thanks to Discount Hydroponics of Riverside for helping to make it all happen. Now, crank up some Stairway because You Rock!
We started with 64 of the greatest KCAL Rock songs of all time, placed them in brackets by decade, and then threw them out at you to vote on and decide your favorites. Now, we’ve got the winners from the four brackets facing off over the weekend for the title of KCAL Rock Madness 2014 Champion! You can vote once per day for the song you want to win, and each vote gets you one more entry into the drawing for the grand prize, $5000 cash! We’ll find out what song wins on Monday afternoon at 6 o’clock with Daryl and Patrick. Then, Tuesday morning with Stu, Tiffany and Jimbo, we’ll find out which KCAL Rocker is gonna score the 5 grand just for voting!
Let’s check out the contenders!
Representing the 70s:
Your choice from the 80s:
From the 90s:
And rockin’ the 2000s, you said:
If you want to see how we got to the Final 4, click here to check out the full brackets. Thanks to Discount Hydroponics of Riverside for powering this fun contest, and to Solis-Tek for giving away all those iPads loaded with all of the songs in the competition every Friday during the tournament.
Most of all, thanks to you for voting and having fun with us (and all of the arguments about which song is better and more deserving) during KCAL Rock Madness, You Rock! May the best song win!
Time for all of the college hoops you can handle! The Tournament is underway, and the place to watch it is Dave & Busters in Ontario Mills, KCAL Tournament Headquarters! We’ll be out at D & B all day today and tomorrow catching all 32 of the 1st Round games with you.
Whether you’re just popping in for a quick update and a cold one, or you’re hanging out and catching all the action on all the big screens, you’ll have a chance to win a great weekend getaway to the M Resort in Las Vegas and $1,000 cash! Patrick will be hosting from 11am to 2pm both days, Kelli will be out there from 5pm to 8pm this evening, Jimbo form 5pm to 8pm on Friday, and The KCAL Crew will be breaking out all sorts of great prizes though out the day. Join the fun, and catch the action. We’ll see you there!
You’ve heard Stu, Tiffany, and Jimbo talking about it, and they’re giving away tickets every morning this week before you can buy them, for a special one of a kind Kiss show. Now, we can give you some more details!
KISS will play a rare acoustic show on Thursday, April 3 at San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino in Highland, California, exactly one week before they are inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame.
Billed as “Kiss: An Acoustic Evening And Stories With Kiss”, the concert will feature the band performing stripped-down versions of its classic songs without makeup and telling stories, a setup that is said to be “not unlike” the “MTV Unplugged” episode the band filmed nearly 20 years ago.
Tickets are $65-$75 and go on sale Friday, February 28 at 11 a.m. via Ticketmaster or at the box office at San Manuel. You must be 21 or older to attend the show. Listen to STJ for your chance to win, but if you don’t be sure to grab some through this link when they go on sale Friday morning!
The Super Man-Cave Makeover 2 Pool is all set! Best of luck to all the KCAL Rockers that scored a square, the final score on Sunday night will determine who’s gonna win all the makings of a killer new Man-Cave!
If you’re going to be hitting one of the Eagles shows that are heralding the grand re-opening of the Forum in Inglewood, check out this great photo tour taking you inside and all around the newly remodeled arena from Curbed LA to get you ready. The MSG group has really done an amazing job turning the legendary venue into a great music only facility. I guess $100 million will do that, right?
Listen for your chance to win tickets to catch the Eagles there each morning with Stu, Tiffany, and Jimbo. Plus, we’ll be breaking them out all weekend long as we celebrate the best damn state in the country with a California At The Top Weekend!
Or do you just wish you were? If you were at the US Festival any of the 3 days 30 years ago, you may even remember some of it! If not, you probably know someone who was there, I mean it is right there where the 15 and 215 meet in Devore. So, finally, and just in time for the Holiday shopping crush, they are releasing a couple of hours of footage from the event on a new DVD. So listen for your your chance to win one as a KCAL Stocking Stuffer for Santa’s Huge Package over the next couple of weeks, or hit the link and buy one, and look for yourself in that crowd of a few hundred thousand people back in the day! Here’s U2 rolling through Sunday Bloody Sunday
Carl Stock pulled it off! He works out in Ontario and listens to KCAL all day long. It paid off. He just scored the KCAL Workforce Getaway to the Bahamas aboard the Monsters Of Rock Cruise! It’s gonna be a great 3 days rocking out to the 30 great bands aboard ship and partying his butt off. If you’re thinking about going, here are all the details on the cruise. Have a great time, Carl, you rock! Everybody else, listen for details on the next Workforce Getaway, they’ll be coming soon.
Ladies and Gentlemen, please join me in congratulating Carla from Fontana, our grand Prize winner of $1000 in KCAL’s search for the best cleavage in the IE! Here she is with the crew when she stopped by and visited with Stu, Tiffany, and Jimbo to celebrate her victory.
Because we hate to see the contest go, we figured we’d continue the celebration for awhile, so click below to see the top 25 vote getters.Thanks to everyone that participated, to everyone that voted, and everyone who picked up one of those “Save 2nd Base” KCAL t-shirts to help raise money for breast cancer charities here in the Inland Empire.
And just in case you need a little more, here’s a fun video to keep the vibe going!
It started out as a discussion on Stu, Tiffany, and Jimbo about what constitutes “good cleavage”, and now it has turned into a contest with a $1000 grand prize! As Tiffany likes to say, every female has a favorite picture that they think their’s looks great in, so put it in the contest and let the IE bask in the glory that is you! Plus, be sure you stop by every day and check out the latest entries and vote for your favorites. You can vote for up to 10 pictures each day, and your votes will decide who is gonna score the thousand dollars.
Plus, most of you know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so our friends over at Jam Sportswear have put together a great looking special edition pink logo KCAL “Save 2nd Base” t-shirt to help raise money for local breast cancer research charities.
The shirts are going for $17.95 and come with free shipping to anywhere in the US, so buy the shirt and help find the cure!