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 December 2nd
The Great Guitar Giveaway 2019 starts this week! One of this week’s Mindbender winners will win a guitar from Guitarworks in Greenwood, the place to take your pick.
Past Mindbender music trivia questions:
Monday December 2nd
A new month, a busy month and one that brings to mind a Portland based band that claims to have met in a Turkish bath, drink oranjinas and travel by dirigible. What band of the 2000s are sometimes prone to this non sensical whimsey?
Tuesday December 3rd
We played an artistically crafted montage of songs about December and asked what they were.
A most curious thing this day in 2009 as the Vatican releases a playlist of 12 songs to help launch myspace/UK. The list, composed by Father Giulio Neroni the Vatican’s artistic director at the time, included classical pieces including Mozart’s Don Giovanni but surprisingly included Tupac’s “Changes”, Fleet Foxes Head Doesn’t Know Why and a brand new song at the time that called for revolution and victory saying we should never be afraid to die. What English rock band made the Vatican’s list?
Thursday Dec 5th
JJ Cale was born this date in 1938 and along with Leon Russell was the champion of a sound named for a southwestern city that is the home of the Woody Guthrie Center and for the holiday season the home of a major Bob Dylan display in it’s local art museum. What sound did British guitarist Eric Clapton become the master of in the 70s?