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21st Nov 2004, 21:41
Evening all. Only 25 shopping days till Christmas. :ooh:

1...Questions posted on Monday scran time. Answers whenever I feel like it.

2...2 points for each lyrics question, one for the artist and one for the song title. Some trivia questions may ask for additional information, worth extra points.

3...There is no rule 3.

4...The judge's decision is final.

5...During the first 24 hours only one post per player containing as many answers as you like. Additional posts will be ignored and edited posts will be disqualified.

6...After 24 hours, there is no restriction on posts (free for all).

1...I'm glad you're home
Ring My Bell/Anita Ward

2...Here I am playing with those memories again
Here I Am/Air Supply - nwaflygirl

3...You must philosophise
Autopsy/Sandy Denny

4...Joan was quizzical, studied metaphysical
Maxwell's Silver Hammer - Cooda
The Beatles - desk jockey

5...I want you back again
Tell Me/Rolling Stones

6...My tears have fallen 'cause you've taken her away
(Will accept two artists)
Take Good Care Of My Baby - Mr. Chips
Bobby Vee - IB4138
Second artist was Bobby Vinton

7...They sent us home to watch the show coming on the little screen
I Saw It On TV/John Fogarty

8...Sometimes I'm right and I can be wrong
Everyday People/Sly & the Family Stone

9...I remember finding out about you
Day After Day/Badfinger - nwaflygirl (I'll assume you meant 9 instead of 7) :)
Ascend Charlie one point for the correct song.

10..Tonight's the night we'll make history honey, you and I
The Best Of Times/Styx - nwaflygirl

11..Counted the stars on the 4th of July
Mendocine County Line/Willie Nelson & Lee Ann Rimes

12..I'm just mad about Saffron
Mellow Yellow/Donovan - Mr. Chips

13..This ain't a song for the broken hearted
It's My Life/Bon Jovi - Volume

14..It's quiet now and what it brings is everything
Leaving New York/R.E.M.

15..It's not the heat
Ceiling Unlimiyed/Rush

16..Music happen to be the food of love
Pass The Dutchie/The Youth Of Today

17..The purpose of a man is to love a woman
Game Of Love/Wayne Fontana & The MIndbenders - Mr. Chips

18..Oooh..a storm is threatening my very life today
Gimme Shelter/Rolling Stones - ionagh

19..When it's midnight on the meadow
The Pony Man/Gordon Lightfoot - ionagh

20..People say I'm crazy doing what I'm doing
Watching The Wheels/John Lennon - nwaflygirl

21..They're still racing out at the Trestles
Darkness On The Edge Of Town/Bruce Springsteen

22..Please lock me away
World Without Love/Peter & Gordon - Mr. Chips

23..Fee fee, fi fi, fo-fo, fum
(Will accept two artists and two titles)
Charlie Brown - Mr. Chips
The Coasters - VnV2178B
Devil With A Blue Dress On/Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels - nwaflygirl

24..Caroline laughs and it's raining all day
Pretty In Pink/Psychedelic Furs - reynolds

25..Now I've got a guy and his name is Dooley
Pink Shoe Laces - Ascend Charlie
Dodie Smith

26..You put your gear into fire
Sink The Pink/AD/DC

27..You may think I'm foolish
OpenPink Cadillac/Bruce Springsteen - ionagh

28..There's a black man with a black cat
Pink Houses/John Mellencamp - nwaflygirl

29..Zephyr in the sky at night I wonder
Ray Of Light/Madonna - JustAnotherVictim

30..Everybody's building ships and boats
The Mighty Quinn/Manfred Mann - reynolds
(Would have also accepted Bob Dylan)

31..When the sun shines on the mountain
Paloma Blanca - Mr. Chips
George Baker Selection

32..I met a clever woman she took my heart away
You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet/BTO - Cooda

33..I'll drive a million miles to be with you tonight
Everybody Have Fun Tonight/Wang Chung - nwaflygirl

1...Who was Peggy Sue Gerron?
Crickets drummer's girlfriend - VnV2178B

2...Felix Cavaliere, Gene Cornish and Eddie Bright of the Young Rascals were once members of this group.
Joey Dee & the Starlighters (Peppermint Twist)

3...Who was Axl Rose once married to for 27 days?
Erin Everly - Richo
Bonus point, name the bride's father.
Don Everly's daughter - Richo (Wonder if he was proud of that?)

4...Who was placed in an incubator at birth and given too much oxygen, resulting in permanent eyesight loss?
Stevie Wonder - Richo

5...Steppenwolf's John Ray escaped from which communist country?
East Germany - desk jockey

6...Hoy Axton wrote the song "Joy To The World" for Three Dog Night. Which song did his mother Mae write for Elvis Presley?
Heartbreak Hotel - desk jockey

7...What is Cilla Black's real name?
Cilla White - Mr. Chips

8...Michael rowed the boat ashore. What did sister help to do?
Trim the sail - Mr. Chips

9...What was the original title of the song in Lyrics 16?
Pass The Kutchie (Kutchie is supposedly a slang word for a bong. It was deemed unseemly to have a group called Youth For Today to ask somebody to pass a pipe used to smoke an illegal substance.)
Bonus point, who recorded the original version?
The Mighty Diamonds.

10..In Lyrics 10, what do the headlines read?
These are the worst of times.

11..What do the songs in Lyrics 24, 25, 26, 27 and 28 have in common?
They all have pink in the title - Richo

12..In Lyrics 25, what kind of hat is Dooley wearing?
Panama hat - Ascend Charlie
Bonus point, what colour is his hat band?
Purple hat band - Ascend Charlie

13..Who has never had a backstreet guy and is looking for a downtown man?
Uptown girl - Mr. Chips

14..Which Gordon Lightfoot song was about the Detroit riots of 1968?
Black Day In July - nwaflygirl

15..What (who) were Red Bird, London, Tolly and Dot?
Record labels.

16..On which album did Johnny Cash sing a duet with Bob Dylan?
Nashville Skyline - AVIATECA
Bonus point, name the song.
Girl Of The North Country - AVIATECA

17..Who recorded the song "Break Like The Wind?"
Spinal Tap - reynolds

18..Out CCR's back door, what was playing in the band?
Tambourines and elephants - Thirty06

19..Before leaving on the jet plane, how did Mary Travers get to the airport?
By taxi - Mr. Chips

20..What type of aircraft is waiting to go on runway 09?
Boeing 707 - Ascend Charlie

21..What is the second thing that Janis asks the Lord for?
A colour TV - Scissors

22..Which Joni Mitchell song was written for Neil Young?
The Circle Game - desk jockey

23..Which band took their name from a sex toy from the novel "Naked Lunch?"
Steeley Dan - JustAnotherVictim

24..What did Bob Marley say was stolen from Africa and brought to America?
Buffalo Soldiers - Scissors

25..Franki says this has groove and meaning.
Grease - nwaflygirl

26..What kind of moves do you make in the back seat of a '60 Chevy?
Night Moves - Rusty

27..What bridge was Simon and Garfunkel feeling groovy about?
59th Street Bridge - Mr. Chips
(Point to Richo for originality, see rule 4) :)

28..Which gospel singer sang back-up vocals on Lyrics 18?
Merry Clayton - ionagh

29..In Lyrics 19, where are the cats?
In the shed.

30..Who wrote the song in lyrics 22?
Lennon & McCartney - reynolds

31..Supply the next line:
Can't you see that it's late at night?...
I'm very tired and I'm not feeling right

32..Point each, name the song, group and album in the preceding question.
Who Can It Be/Men At Work/Business As Usual

33..What musical characters did Ross Bagdasarian create?
The Chipmunks
Point each, name them.
Simon, Theodore, ALVIN!!!

34..Point each, name the missing player and group:
Ray Manzarek, John Densmore, Robbie Krieger..
Jim Morrison/The Doors - Richo

35..Her arms are wicked and her legs are long.
When she moves what does the singer's brain do?
SCREAMS out this song - Ascend Charlie
Bonus point, name the song.
Hello I Love You - nwaflygirl

36..Jack Nicholson co-wrote and co-produced a feature film about this musical group.
The Monkees - nwaflygirl

37..Mike Nesmith wrote which hit for the group "The Stone Poneys?"
Different Drum - Ascend Charlie

38..Point each, name the missing player and group:
Jeffrey Hyman, John Cummings, Tommy Erdelyi...
Douglas Colvin/The Ramones - AVIATECA

21st Nov 2004, 21:48

Youve got me stumped on the lyrics this week.. so its only Triv for me!


3. Erin Everly - Don Everly of the Everly Brothers
4. Stevie Wonder?
17. Weird Al Yankovic?
27 The Bridge over Troubled Waters
34. Jim Morrison - The Doors



Mr Chips
21st Nov 2004, 21:51
6. Take good care of my baby - Everleys?
12 Mellow Yellow - Donovan
17 Game of Love - Wayne Fontana and the mindbenders
22 World without Love - Peter and Gordon
23 - Charlie Brown - Can't Remember!!!!
31 - Una Paloma Blanca - Jonathon King???????

7 Priscilla White
8 Helped to trim the sail
13 Billy Joels Uptown Girl (Chrisse Brinkley?)
19 By Taxi (its waiting...)
27 59th Street
wooo... one of the first!!!

21st Nov 2004, 22:25

21: Colour TV
24: Buffalo Soldier


21st Nov 2004, 23:02
mornin' piggy

4 Maxwells Silver Hammer- The Scaffold

32 You Ain't Seen Nothing Yet - Bachmann Turner Overdrive

Plenty of others tickling the memory but not enough to come up with the answers :{

Must be my "Holiday Mode" :E

21st Nov 2004, 23:02

7) Day after day
10) The Best of Times
20) I'm just sitting here watching the wheels go round and round
John Lennon
21) All I want is you
28) Pink Houses
John Cougar Mellencamp
32) You aint seen nothing yet
33) Everybody have fun tonight
Wabg Chung


3) Stephanie Seymour
13) Uptown Girl
14) Black Day in July
19) A Taxi
25) Grease
35) Sing out this tune Song- Hello, I love you
36) Yhe Monkees

22nd Nov 2004, 00:04
24. Pretty In Pink - Psychedelic Furs :ok:
30. Mighty Quinn - Manfred Mann (written by Bob Dylan tho'....)
17. Spinal Tap
30. Lennon & McCartney?
35. actually it's ..." sings out this SONG..."

22nd Nov 2004, 00:23

29 Madonna-Ray Of Light


23 Steely Dan

Ascend Charlie
22nd Nov 2004, 05:49
9 Darn, I'm singing it in the head but the title words aren't appearing..."Day after Day"?I'll give my love to you?

25. Tan shoes and pink shoelaces

12 Big panama with a purple hat band
20 707
35 ".. my brain SCREAMS out this song.."
37 Different drum. Sung by Linda Lovelace .. err... Rondstadt. Ah, what the heck, they both loved it.

22nd Nov 2004, 05:49
Hmmm, not too many open questions left :(

13 Itīs my life - Bon Jovi
23 Fee Fi Fo - The Cranberries
27 You might think - The Cars

22nd Nov 2004, 06:09

6. Take good care of my baby...Bobby Vee

22nd Nov 2004, 09:31
L4 - Maxwell's Silver Hammer, I would have said the Beatles/Abbey Road album

T5 - East Germany

T6 - Heartbreak Hotel

T22 - Circle Game

T30 - Paul McCartney - he was dating Jane Asher, sister of Peter.

Cheers, DJ

22nd Nov 2004, 15:37
T1 the wife of the Cricketsleader (as in 'Peggy Sue Got Married')


Solid Rust Twotter
22nd Nov 2004, 19:30

6. Heartbreak Hotel (Hoyt also did a great number in the movie "Cloud Dancer")

13. Christie Brinkley - Ex wife of singer Billy Joel.

19. By taxi.

21. A night on the town.

26. Night Moves - Bob Seger and The Silver Bullet Band.

22nd Nov 2004, 21:43
Initial updated scores;

Mr. Chips 14
nwaflygirl 14
Ascend Charlie 7
Richo 7
Reynolds 6
desk jockey 4
Cooda 3
JustAnotheVictim 3
Scissors 2
Volume 2
IB4138B 1
VnV2178B 1
Rusty 1
Thirty06 1

Lots of stuff left people.

Hey Cooda, The Scaffold version of Maxwell's couldn't have been too great. Couldn't find it on their "Best Of" album. ;)

nwaflygirl, Mad magazine said Wang! Chung! was the sounds made by Oprah Winfrey's pantyhose as she put them on. :E
(Can't believe you passed up Lyrics 23) ;)

22nd Nov 2004, 22:02
Okay i got another one... cant believe im the only one to see this so far, given that i didnt get ANY of the lyrics...

Trivia 11 - Theyve all got Pink in the title?


22nd Nov 2004, 22:04
18..Out CCR's back door, what was playing in the band?

Tambourines and Elephants

23rd Nov 2004, 02:10
Scores updated on page 1.

23rd Nov 2004, 11:57
I was trying for the 50 bonus points for the most obscure, yet accurate, answer.

Scaffold had a minor hit with Maxwell's Silver Hammer in Oz back in 196..............something.

(I've even got a copy of the 45 in the collection, courtesy of the Australian Broadcasting Commission's record library :8 )

23rd Nov 2004, 16:08
Lyrics 23
the artistes were the Coasters

(I answered this acouple of weeks ago, too!)


24th Nov 2004, 08:27
Gimme Shelter : Rolling Stones

Merry Clayton (but her vocals were added months later:8 )

24th Nov 2004, 09:24
Trivia 16 Girl from the North Country, Nashville Skyline
38 Douglas Colvin The Ramones

24th Nov 2004, 20:03
Up-dated revised scores

nwaflygirl 16
Mr. Chips 14
Ascend Charlie 7
Richo 7
reynolds 6
desk jockey 4
Cooda 3
ionagh 3
JustAnotherVictim 3
Scissors 2
Volume 2
VnV2178B 2
IB4138 1
Rusty 1
Thirty06 1

Still open
Lyrics 1, 2, 3, 5, 7, 8, 11, 14, 15, 16, 19, 21, 26, 27.
Trivia 2, 9, 10, 15, 29, 31, 32, 33.
24 hours to go before I close it down.

Mr Chips
24th Nov 2004, 22:54
Mr Boat sir.. did I get credited with Lyrics 22 (Peter and Gordon)?

24th Nov 2004, 23:14
Piggy, no kidding on lyrics 23!!!

Devil in the blue dress-Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels!!

24th Nov 2004, 23:28
Up-dated scores revised, and credit given where 'twas due.

Mr. C, sorry 'bout that. :O I'd given you the points alright, just forgot to credit you with the answer. Senior moment there.

nwaflygirl, that's the one. :ok:

24th Nov 2004, 23:29
lyrics 2- Here I am (Just when I thought I was over you) Air Supply

25th Nov 2004, 07:21
Poney man? : Gordon Lightfoot

The shed

<homer> D'oh </homer>

Pink Cadillac : Springsteen

26th Nov 2004, 00:07
Th-th-that's all folks.

Final scores

nwaflygirl 18
Mr. Chips 14
ionagh 8
Ascend Charlie 7
Richo 7
reynolds 6
desk jockey 4
Cooda 3
Just AnotherVictim 3
Scissors 2
Volume 2
VnV2178B 2
IB4238 1
Rusty 1
Thirty06 1

That's it for this one. The old gunslinger himself will be back on Monday. :ok: (Sunday to the rest of the world). :E

26th Nov 2004, 01:44
Thank you Pigboat...

Hhmmm.......this Nwaflygirl is becoming a worry. :uhoh: :uhoh:

Won this quiz, joint winner the week before.........can she make it a hat trick.....

And Donna....I told you not to call me at home..........people will think I'm giving you the answers in advance...............:E :E :E :ok:

26th Nov 2004, 07:57
Please, Sir, you dropped me off the scoresheet

26th Nov 2004, 17:51
DRAT!!! Geez, dj sorry about that. :O :O

Here's a hint for a future quiz. Remember the names in your answer to T30, it'll come in handy. ;)

27th Nov 2004, 01:45
Yup, nothing I like better than a hatrick!! I'd worry, a smart chick with a penchant for music triva = trouble!

Scran, sorry big daddy, I'll only call the cell from now on!! See ya in NRT!!