Help Support WTUL During KG Accidental’s 24 HOUR DJ Show

A few weeks back we presented CHINDIG 09, a benefit show for local radio station WTUL, with the goal of helping them to raise money for the annual Rock On Survival Marathon fundraising event. Thanks to your support, the event was a great success, but Marathon ain’t over yet. This weekend, our close friends and WTUL all-stars KG Accidental will be DJ-ing for 24 STRAIGHT HOURS. That’s right, they’ll be live on 91.5 FM and streaming online from noon Saturday to noon Sunday, and they’ve got plenty of exclusive performances, giveaways, and other exciting events in store for what is sure to be a very special 24 hours of radio programming. During the show, KG Accidental will be setting up shop in Tulane University’s Pocket Park (located next to the LBC off McAlister) and are encouraging folks to come out and join them for the festivities. They will be accepting donations by phone (504-865-5885), online, or in person, and you’ll get to hear music of your choice and win cool stuff in return! Below, we’ve got a full list of pledge levels and their corresponding rewards, plus a complete schedule of performances and events that will be taking place throughout KG Accidental’s 24 hour WTUL residency. We’ll be tuning in and hanging out in Pocket Park throughout the event, so come by and say hey!

Pledge Levels:

For $25, you’ll receive WTUL Songs from the Basement compilation CD, logo patches, stickers, and WTUL sunglasses. Plus you can request your choice of 3 songs to be played on air at the time of your donation.

For $50, you’ll receive all of the above, plus a WTUL to-go coffee mug, an exclusive Marathon T-shirt, and your choice of 6 songs to be played on air at the time of your donation.

For $100, you’ll receive all of the above, plus a WTUL portable radio, a Songs from the Basement compilation from a previous year, and your choice of 12 songs to be played on air at the time of your donation.

For $150, you’ll receive all of the above plus a limited edition 2013 Rock On Survival Marathon poster and a t-shirt from a previous year.

For $500, you’ll receive 10 CDs, 10 Marathon shirts, 5 portable radios, a whole mess of stickers, patches, etc. and promotion as an underwriter of WTUL’s 43rd Marathon.

Performances and Events:

- Crawfish Boil courtesy of Gasa Gasa (brand new venue opening on Freret)

- Live Music:

Saturday
1PM – Naughty Professor

4PM – Chris Rehm of Caddywhompus doing 90s covers!

Sunday
1:30AM – Gold and the Rush (Acoustic)

11AM – Jack Donovan from New Grass Country Club

(More bands TBA)

- N64 Mario Kart tournament (all day/night long)

- Interviews with past DJs/listeners of WTUL from the 70s-present

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