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 September 24th

Two pairs of tickets on the Morning Music Mindbender!! Including Death Cab for Cutie, WTTS Rock to Read on 12/3 and the Corn Maze Beer Festival on 10/7!

 

 

Past Mindbender music trivia questions:

Monday September 17th

The song might be starting to fade from the mainstream consciousness but it took a village to create. David Foster co-wrote this song with the oddly named frontman of this band along with Toto’s Steve Lukather. Other members of Toto and even the band Chicago played on it, a catchy tune with a great video from 1983 about a young man’s exposure to the seedier side of life. I’ll take the song or the band?

The Tubes “She’s A Beauty”

 

Tuesday September 18th

One of a handful of American musicians who served in the military this drummer served in the air force, attracted to that branch because of it’s music pedigree. What band’s drummer spent time in the airmen of note modeled after Glen Miller’s celebrated Army air force band

Grateful Dead (Mickey Hart)

Wednesday September 19th
The french expression for “in the house” is one of the sometimes misunderstood lyrics from a rapid fire 90s song about making up What group incorporated this phrase to describe watching TV ?
Barenaked Ladies “dans la maison” from One Week

Thursday September 13th

 

 

The Dave Mathews band’s first studio album Under the Table and Dreaming was released this day in 1994. Legend has it that Mathews was in the bathroom and missed a guest soloist contributing  a key element of one of the album’s  most popular tracks. Who’d he miss?

John Popper

 

 Friday September 21st

Happy 71st to Eagles guitarist Don Felder who joined the band after they had already hit the bigtime. Felder was often at the center of the band’s disputes and typically had one ally in these arguments.

What guitarist did  Felder hook the band up with before they recorded Hotel California?

Joe Walsh