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!
As Motley Crue get ready to kick into their 2nd residency at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino starting later this month, they’re also making plans for their final tour. Vince Neil tells Billboard Magazine that they’ll be calling it quits on the road in 2014 with a tour starting up in Spring. He says they plan on still making music together occasionally, but the it’ll be the end of any regular touring for the band. Listen for your chance to hit on of the Vegas shows in October, we’ve got a killer VIP package for you! It’s KCAL’s Lucky 7′s for Motley Crue in Vegas. Listen each weekday at 7am with STJ and again at 7pm with Patrick for your chance to score!
This past weekend it was Metallica Day at AT&T Park, home of the San Francisco Giants. Check out their sweet rendition on the National Anthem:
They were giving out some totally cool Metallica/Giants hats, and Daryl scored one!
And check out our Grand Prize winner of KCAL Workforce Getaway #2, Daniel givens of San Bernardino, who made some killer custom KCAL T-Shirts with his wife just so they could be representing at the game!
Apparently, Daryl was enjoying the beers up there in San Francisco!
And then there’s Lars..kinda throwing out the first pitch:
Ok, we’ll just say it was a big looping curve ball that caught the corner of the plate…
The Madness has ended! The KCAL Rockers have spoken, and after over a month of voting in head to head match-ups of the Top 64 KCAL Rock Albums of All Time, we have found your favorite…ladies and gentlemen, we give you AC/DC-”Back in Black”!!!
Need a reminder of what is on it?
“Hells Bells” â€“ 5:10
“Shoot to Thrill” â€“ 5:17
“What Do You Do for Money Honey” â€“ 3:33
“Given the Dog a Bone” â€“ 3:30
“Let Me Put My Love Into You” â€“ 4:16
“Back in Black” â€“ 4:14
“You Shook Me All Night Long” â€“ 3:30
“Have a Drink on Me” â€“ 3:57
“Shake a Leg” â€“ 4:06
“Rock and Roll Ain’t Noise Pollution” â€“ 4:15
Damn, that is one fine album all the way through!
Only one last piece of business to take care of, and that was to draw a name of one of the thousands of KCAL Rockers that voted over the course of the tournament. So congratulations to Daniel Rehome from Redlands, the winner of all 64 of the contenders from our friends at The Mad Platter in Riverside!
We had some amazingly close battles, and a ton of fun with this contest. Not to mention all of the discussions and arguments it sparked across the Empire. Thank you for all of your votes and participation. You Rock!!!!
“Air drums? I’ve heard of air guitar, but air drums?” you say? Yeah. Air drums! And Ari Gold (who stars in the movie above) is the guy that is gonna lead you into the Guinness Book of World’s Records at Rock & Roll Bingo at San Manuel Indian Bingo and Casino this year on 10/11/12. In addition to winning almost $20,000 in cash playing KCAL style bingo. last year everyone that won tickets to our huge party helped shatter the record for Biggest Air Guitar Ensemble In History. Here are some of the highlights:
This year, with the help of AC/DC tribute band TNT, we’re going to set another GUINNESS WORLD RECORDâ„¢ and grab another piece of legendary air band status as we set the standard for Largest Air Drum Ensemble! Listen for your chance to win your way into the action, but you’ve gotta hurry, the tickets will be all gone after Sunday, October 7th!