The WTTS Morning Show
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 August 22nd
Win tickets for WTTS Rock To Read with the Avett Brothers!!
We’ll give a way tickets for the first night of the two night stand at the Old National Center presented by Jockamo Upper Crust Pizza and passes for Scottish Fest in Columbus.
Past Mindbender music trivia questions:
Monday August 22nd
An album title inspired by furniture…The best known album by a british pop/rock duo of the 80s had it’s name inspired by the TV mini series Sybil, about a woman with multiple personalities, Since they felt each track on the album had a different personality. What 80s band named an album after a piece of furniture in her psychiatrists office?
Tears for Fears “Songs from the Big Chair”
Tuesday August 23rd
Notorious partier Keith Moon was born 70 years ago today in 1946. Although his lifestyle would eventually cost him his life the drummer’s antics were legendary including one that may or may not be true. On his 21st birthday while on tour opening for Herman’s Hermits what did Keith allegedly add to the Flint Michigan Holiday Inn pool?
Wednesday August 24th
An artist just coming into his own had a song that climbed to #2 on the charts 25 years ago today. What singer songwriter’s mother, daughter and first wife have all been involved in popular TV shows?
Thursday August 18th
Carlene Carter, step daughter of Johnny Cash, divorced singer Nick Lowe this day in 1979, later Carter took up with bass player and producer Howie Epstein who not only was her love interest for a number of years but helped to revitalize her career. Epstein died in 2003, having served over 20 years as the bass player for what huge American band?
Former President Bill Clinton turns 70 today…coinciddentally his vice presidents wife celebrates a birthday the same day, Tipper Gore is 68 today. Tipper Gore’s PRMC fuss in 1985 caused the warning stickers to be placed on albums advising parents of explicit content. Ironically as a result of all of this One of Clinton’s 20 favorite songs of all time was edited on a greatest hits album so it could be sold in Wal Mart. What artists reference to making love outdoors was once altered so the album could be sold in Wal Mart?
Van Morrison “Brown Eyed Girl”