The WTTS Morning Show

Paul

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  March 20th

 Rob Humphrey in for Paul this week!

 

Past Mindbender music trivia questions:

Monday March 13th

And they say we don’t need a minister of culture…it was this date in

2002 – Fox aired Celebrity BoxingTonya Harding beat Paula JonesDanny Bonaduce beat Barry Williams and Todd Bridges defeated Vanilla Ice
 
A very unlikely rock star once trained for six weeks with professional boxer Richard Lord to prepare for a serious tour in the80s.
 
What music star who sometimes weighed less than a hundred pounds once took to the ring to get in shape?

David Bowie

Tuesday March 14th
5 drummers drumming?

One band getting inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame  is inviting all 5 of it’s drummers to join them at the RHOF inductions. Two drummers will be going in as part of the band — current drummer Matt Cameron and original drummer Dave Krusen  — what group were — Matt Chamberlain, Dave Abbruzzese and Jack Irons. also part of?

Pearl Jam
Wednesday March 15th
You try to do something nice and whaddya get?  Phil Lesh who turns 77 today got a lot of grief over his Terrapin Crossing music venue eventually relocating it from the small town of Fairfax CA to San Rafael  after neighbors objected to aniticipated traffic, crime and the stuff neighbors usually object to.
When it was announced that grand opening tickets to hear Phil and Friends at the new venue would cost $150, a wiseguy posted the venue should be named after what 1978 Dead album?
Shakedown Street

Thursday March 16th

He might’ve recorded it again, adding the Staple Singers to the recording had been discussed, but his death before the song’s release meant that Memphis guitar player Steve Cropper would finish it up. What song was the first to become a number one after it’s singer’s death?

Sittin On The Dock Of The Bay


Friday March 17th

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