WCTK/Providence Names Back Rhodes Winner Of '2016 Hometown Throwdown'
September 12, 2016 at 9:29 AM (PT)
HALL COMMUNICATIONS Country WCTK (CAT COUNTRY 98.1)/PROVIDENCE, RI recently held NEW ENGLAND's largest Country music battle of the bands, "HOMETOWN THROWDOWN," naming the band BACK RHODES its 2016 winner. BACK RHODES has won the opportunity to open the upcoming "COWBOY UP FEST" at CAMPANELLI STADIUM in BROCKTON, MA featuring BIG & RICH, FRANKIE BALLARD, JO DEE MESSINA, and TRENT HARMON.
"We wanted a competition that brought out the best in NEW ENGLAND," said HALL COMMUNICATIONS VP/Programming and WCTK PD BOB WALKER. "Winning a chance to open our inaugural 'COWBOY-UP FEST' brought out the best. In addition to opening 'COWBOY-UP FEST,' CAT COUNTRY 98.1 will also introduce the music of BACK RHODES to the market this week on the air. Our commitment to being a local radio station has never been stronger. Playing BACK RHODES music on the air is a great way to live-up to our slogan of being 'Southern NEW ENGLAND's Hometown Country Radio Station.'"