The WTTS Morning Show

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Join Paul Mendenhall weekday mornings for the WTTS Morning Show. Start your morning with lots of “world class” rock  including a 92 minute music set that starts at 8:30 and Paul has information about shows, artists and pertinent local news and events.

At 7:35am, play the Morning Music Mindbender. Test your musical knowledge for a daily prize.

Week of May 22nd

Win tickets for Donal Fagen and the Niteflyers at the Old National Center August 28th on the Morning Music Mindbender!!

 

 

Past Mindbender music trivia questions:

Monday May 22nd

Inspired by the physical appearance of one of the band members one of the best known logos in rock was used for the first time on an album that was number one this week in 1971. What group commissioned John Pasche  to come up with some artwork?

The Rolling Stones
 
Tuesday May 23rd
Not as well known as the Nobel Prize, the Polar Music prize, founded by Abba’s manager, was bestowed by the King of Sweden upon the surviving members of a Brtish rock band who frequently sang of King and Queens this day in 2006. What decidedly rock band won this award that was started by a non rocky band?
 Led Zeppelin
Wednesday May 24th
It’s Brothers Day if you have one, reach out to him…unfortunately brothers rarely work out together in bands, case in point , what sometimes volatile brother band rocked Carb Day back in 2005?
Black Crowes

Thursday May 11th

Butch Trucks would have been 70 today but we lost him back in January. Talk about a gfted family,his  nephew Derek Trucks, his other nephew Duane Trucks is Widespread Panic’s drummer, his wife Melinda is a world renouned artistm son Vaylor an accomplished guitar player and even his uncle was known worldwide as one of the best at his profession, a job that had him living in Chicago, Kasnsas city, NY and Detroit. What did Virgil trucks do?

Pro baseball pitcher

 


Friday May 5th

Adele turns 29 today!  Her album 21 was so successful it beat out artists like Alani Morrisette, Garth Brooks and Carole King for the most weeks at number one….24 weeks, almost half of 2011. What 80s album still stands on top of the list of consecutive weeks as Billboard’s #1.

Thriller