And the new Loop Rock Girl is….

April from Chicago, who is 24 years old, 5’9″, and 32-24-34. She beat out 15 other girls who particatped in the classic rock station’s annual model contest at 115 Bourbon st. in south suburban Merrionette Park (The bar is located right across the street on the border of Chicago’s Mount Greenwood neighborhood, near 115th and Homan.)

April will be paid $50,000 to be the spokemodel for WLUP for a year. Past winners since the contest which recently returned after a 20-year hiatus included Crystal last year and Erica (not the one currently on WBBM-FM with Eddie & JoBo) in 2005.

As for the other girls in this year’s competition- well, let’s just say they have a burgeoning future as contestants on Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader…