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  December 5th

The Great Guitar Giveaway from Guitarworks in Greenwood

One of this week’s winners will win a gorgeous G&L bass guitar…and the qualifying prize…Neil Diamond tickets!

 

Past Mindbender music trivia questions:

Monday December 5th

Five years ago today, December 5th 2011, After spending 45 weeks at the top end of the UK charts, Adele’s  second album ‘21’ become the biggest selling LP in Britain this century, surpassing  another British female who recorded her top seller five years earlier. Who did Adele top?

Amy Winehouse


Tuesday December 6th

What does F-off sound like? Thats the way Bono describes the playing style of a guitarist whose most famous gorup got started after a chance encounter between him and his future lead singer in a record store down south. What now disbanded group got started this way in the early 80s?

REM (Peter Buck is 60 today)

Wednesday December 7th

2 years ago today, thanks to a 99 cent sale at the google play store, what perennial favorite album released in the 70s came storming back onto the album chart at #13?

Pink Floyd’s Dark Side of The Moon

Thursday December 1st

On this particular day our thoughts turn to a post millennium band out of Portland Oregon that lists some hard to believe facts in their official biography including that they met in a Turkish bath , their favorite drink is Orangina, and they travel exclusively by dirigible. What modern day band are sometimes prone to non-sensical whimsy?

The Decemberists

Friday November 18th

The recording of one of the most unique albums ever was done this day in 1993. It became an instant #1  and a Grammy winner when it was released several months later. What group recorded the album which included a famous David Bowie cover, was recorded in one take?

Nirvana MTV Unplugged in New York