The WTTS Morning Show

Join Paul Mendenhall weekday mornings for the WTTS Morning Show. Start your morning with lots of “world class” rock  including an hour long music block 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 October 7th

Win tickets  for X Ambassadors  at Old National Center November 9th

Past Mindbender music trivia questions:

Monday September 30th

25 years ago today a front man signed a movie deal with new line cinema…he would in the years following serve  as an executive producer of movies including Being John Malkovich and another movie named for one of his songs. What singer also appeared on the Simpsons, Sesame street and the adventures of Pete and Pete as an ice cream man named Captain Scrummy?

Michael Stipe

Tuesday October 1st

We played a montage of Fall songs, “Wake me Up When September Ends”, “Boys of Summer”, Moondance” and “Harvest Moon” were the answers.
Wednesday October 2nd

This day marks the 10th anniversary of the release of an album that has continued to shape the direction of music since. It was a huge hit for a band that self financed the album and were initially turned way from recording sessions when they showed up empty handed, not even owning their own instruments.

What group of young Brits helped change the sound of music this day in 2009?

Thursday October 3rd

Its the 15th anniversary of the release of a major album this week in 2004, a comeback and a concept album for it’s creators, one of its main songs was about loss, referencing the Iraq war in the video and the loss of a loved one in the  lyrics. It became a bit of an them in the aftermath of hurrican Katrina.

What band released a milestone record 15 years ago this week?

Green Day

 Friday October 4th