WXRK To Let Listeners Pick "Ultimate K-Rock Anthem"
August 5, 2008 at 10:14 AM (PT)
CBS Rock WXRK (K-ROCK)/NEW YORK will put 40 of rock’s biggest songs head-to-head and let listeners determine the “ULTIMATE K-ROCK ANTHEM” during its first “SUMMER SLAM” event this month. Rock music fans can go to www.923krock.com and make their predictions for 39 match-ups between songs from five decades of rock, from “ALL ALONG THE WATCHTOWER” by JIMI HENDRIX, “STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN” by LED ZEPPILIN to “SWEET CHILD O' MINE” by GUNS N' ROSES and “SMELLS LIKE TEEN SPIRIT” by NIRVANA.
Each competition will be determined by K-ROCK listeners, who will vote by sending a text message to NY923(69923). Prior to the competition, listeners can predict the winners of randomly generated match-ups using the station’s interactive "BATTLE GENERATOR” All listeners who correctly pick the eventual winning song will be entered into a drawing to win a 42-inch high-definition flat panel television.
The contest results as they develop can be heard on K-Rock at 92.3 FM or streamed online at www.923krock.com.