WBCN Gets Ready to 'Rumble'
January 29, 2007 at 9:04 AM (PT)
CBS RADIO Alternative WBCN/BOSTON announces the 29th Annual "WBCN ROCK’N’ROLL RUMBLE" will be held at HARPER’S FERRY in ALLSTON, MA beginning APRIL 1. Twenty-four bands will compete over nine nights for the chance to win cash and thousands upon thousands of dollars in prizes.
Past RUMBLE winners have included THE NEIGHBORHOODS (1979), TIL TUESDAY (1983), THE SHEILA DIVINE (1999), BLEU (2001), and THE DRESDEN DOLLS (2003).
WBCN PD DAVE WELLINGTON said, "We are thrilled to bring the 29th Annual WBCN ROCK’N’ROLL RUMBLE back to BOSTON. THE RUMBLE is a premier event that goes beyond a competition, but also celebrates the rich NEW ENGLAND musical talent and bringing that community together."
WBCN will be announcing this year’s competing bands at the end of FEBRUARY.