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5th Dec 2004, 21:37
Evening (morning) all. The ol' quizmeister is off till January 5th, building the great wall of scran in South Oz. :)

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 info, worth extra points.

3...There is no rule 3.

4..The judge's decision is final but may be open to change if the judge has screwed up the score yet again.

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...Well they say that it's a fact
Answer In The Sky/Elton John - nwaflygirl

2...She would never say where she came from
Ruby Tuesday/Rolling Stones - nwaflygirl

3...You've painted up your lips and rolled and curled your tinted hair
Ruby Don't take Your Love To Town/Kenny Rogers - nwaflygirl

4...Ah now, said I love a girl and Ruby is her name
Ruby Baby/Dion - Cowbell
Point for nwaflygirl for Crash Craddock
Point for Cooda for an obscure Oz group nobody else has heard of. ;)

5...Don't want a four leaf clover
Good Luck Charm/Elvis - nwaflygirl

6...Got on board a westbound seven fourty seven
It Never Rains In Southern California/Sonny & Cher - nwaflygirl
Point for Cooda for Albert Hammond

7...Seventeen, a beauty queen
Lady Godiva/Peter & Gordon - nwaflygirl

8...I loved you all the summer through
Yesterday's Gone/Chad & Jeremy - nwaflygirl

9...You didn't have to love me like you did
I Thank You/Sam & Dave

10..Muskrat, muskrat candle light
Muskrat Love - Richo
America - Cooda
The Captain & Tenille - Rusty

11..I stood a-watchin' all night long
Suzie Darlin'/Robin Luke

12..I've been walkin' these streets so long
Rhinestone Cowboy/Glen Campbell - Cooda

13..While I'm far away from you my baby
Dedicated To The One I Love/Mamas & The Papas - nwaflygirl
Original artist, anybody?
The Shirelles

14..If you ever feel like you're gonna fall - oh I'll be there
Flying/Bryan Adams

15..Smile an everlasting smile, a smile can bring you near to me
Words/Bee Gees - Cooda

16..You suck my blood like a leech
Death On Two Legs/Queen - Ascend Charlie

17..I'd like to love you with all of my heart
I Knew I'd Want You/The Byrds

18..I got this graveyard woman, you know she keeps my kids
From A Buick 6/Bob Dylan

19..Just about a year ago
Lodi/CCR - nwaflygirl

20..Sleepyhead kid sister lying on the floor
Girl's School/Paul McCartney & Wings

21..Hallways and staircases everyday to climb
She Don't Care About Time - nwaflygirl
The Byrds

22..Everytime I think that I'm the only one who's lonely
Along Comes Mary/The Association

23..I can't stop the way I feel
She Drives Me Crazy/Fine Young Cannibals

24..He's free as a breeze, he's always at ease
Gitarzan/Ray Stevens - Ascend Charlie

25..Her green plastic watering can for her fake Chinese rubber plant
Fake Plastic Trees/Radiohead - The Greaser

26..I hit the road out of nowhere, I had to jump my car
Joyride/Roxette - Borken

27..I was bruised and battered I couldn't tell what I felt
Streets Of Philadelphia/Bruce Springsteen - OpsNormal

28..Super highways coast to coast, easy to get anywhere
Living In America/James Brown - nwaflygirl

29..Well I don't know why I came here tonight
Stuck In The Middle With You/Stealers Wheel - Cooda

30..Indian summer, Abeline
Dark Horse/Amanda Marshell

31..I listen to the wind the wind of my soul
Never Never (The Wind)/Cat Stevens - Ascend Charlie
(AC, I gave you the points because the dj on Studio Retro called it that on Saturday) See rule 4.

32..Men walkin' 'long the railroad tracks
The Ghost Of Tom Joad/Bruce Springsteen

33..We got preachers dealin' in politics and diamond mines
Wasteland Of The Free/Iris Dement - Cowbell


1...Point each, name the missing player and group:
Brian Wilson, Carl Wilson, Dennis Wilson, Mike Love...
Al Jardine/The Beach Boys - The Greaser

2...In Lyrics 3, what tells the singer the sun is going down?
The shadows on the walls -nwaflygirl

3...What did God say to Abraham?
Kill me a son - desk jockey
Bonus point, what did Abraham say to God?
Man, you must be puttin' me on! - desk jockey

4...What was the first Bee Gees single where only one brother sang?
Bonus point, which brother was it?

5...Ian Tyson says you should never hit this number.
17 (Song Sumer Wages)

6...Why did James Keelaghan call his dog Sinatra?
Because of his eyes. (The dog had blue eyes)

7...Which group took it's name from a cold night in the GAFA?
Three Dog Night - Cooda

8...John Denver was a member of which group from 1965 to 1968?
The Chad Mitchell Trio - desk jockey

9...What kind of cake does Jimmy Buffitt like to nibble on?
Sponge cake - nwaflygirl

10..Name the song in Trivia 3.
Highway 61 - desk jockey

11..Which Carly Simon song became a TV commercial for Heinz Ketchup?
Anticipation - nwaflygirl

12..What did the Beach Boys call themselves on their first record?
The Pendletones - desk jockey
They couldn't think of a catchy name for themselves, but they were all wearing striped shirts made by the Pendleton Company.

13..Which member of The Pretenders was born in Akron, Ohio?
Chrissy Hynde - Richo

14..Lyrics questions 17, 18, 19, 20 and 21 are the "B" sides of hit records. Point each, name the "A" sides
17..Mr. Tambourine Man
18..Positively 4th Street
19..Bad Moon Rising
20..Mull Of Kintyre
21..Turn! Turn! Turn!

15.Which group named themselves after a system of music instruction from the 1890's, that emphasises physical response?

16..Who did Gerry Rafferty, Joe Egan, Paul Pilnick, Tony Williams and Rod Coombes record as?
Stealers Wheel - nwaflygirl

17..Which group was originally called "Angel & The Snakes?"

18..Who did Mark Farmer, Mel Schacter and Don Brewer record as?
Grand Funk Railroad

19..Who was the lead singer for "The Plasmatics?"
Wendy O. Williams - nwaflygirl

20..The songs in Lyrics 7, 8, 9 and 10 are performed by singers known by single names (i.e. Sonny & Cher).
Point each, supply the full names:
7...Peter Asher & Gordon Waller
8...Chad Everett & Jeremy Clyde
9...Sam Moore & Dave Prater
10..Darryl Dragon & Toni Tenille

21..The pumps don't work. Why?
The vandals took the handles - VnV2178B

22..In lyrics 12, what did the singer think the girl in the song title knew?
You were all the world to me

23..Hush my darling, don't fear my darling. Why not?
The lion sleeps tonight - nwaflygirl

24..Who was John Henry Deutchendorf better known as?
John Denver - The Greaser

25..What puts on a show for free, up on the roof?
The stars - nwaflygirl

26..Anita, Bonnie, June and Ruth were collectively known as who?
The Pointer Sisters - nwaflygirl

27..What year was Mustang Sally's Mustang?

28..Which musical instrument is known as a tin sandwich?
The harmonica - desk jockey

29..Complete the saying:
If you go to Heaven you're given a harp. If you go to Hell you're given an....

30..Martha & The Vandellas constantly asked this guy when he was coming back.
Jimmy Mack - nwaflygirl

31..How tall is Bad Bad Leroy Brown?
'Bout 6'4" - Richo

32..Which group has been called the Rolling Stones of The Netherlands?
Golden Earring - Rushton

33..DUI on Love Potion #9, he kissed a cop at this intersection.
34th & Vine

34..Who resided at 710 Ashbury Street in San Francisco?
The Grateful Dead - nwaflygirl

35..Who is Annie Mae Bullock better known as?
Tina Turner - The Greaser

36..Melinda was his until this guy came along.
Neil Diamond's - Cooda
Jim - desk jockey
(Gave ya a point because the question was ambiguous)

37..When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that's what?
Amoré - Richo

38..When an eel lunges out and he bites off your snout, that's a
A moray - Richo
(Sorry people, I couldn't help myself there).

The Greaser
5th Dec 2004, 22:06
Lyrics 25 : Fake Plastic Trees, Radiohead

Trivia 1 : Al Jardine, The Beach Boys

24 : John Denver

35 : Tina Turner

5th Dec 2004, 22:23

#4 is Ruby Baby, by Dion and The Belmonts.

#33 is Iris Dements "Wasteland Of The Free"

5th Dec 2004, 22:30

10. Muskrat Love? artist unknownst to me
33. Missionary Man - Eurythmics

11. (Baby) Youre The best
13. Chrissy Hinze
16. Gerry and the Pacemakers?
31. About 6' 4.
37. Amore
38. A Moray (nice one btw).



5th Dec 2004, 22:37

2) Ruby Tuesday
Rolling Stones
3) Ruby, dont take your love to town
Kenny Rogers
4) Ruby Baby
Billy Crash Craddock
5) Good luck charm
Elvis Presley
6) It Never rains in Southern California
Sonny and Cher
7) Lady Godiva
Peter and Gordon
8) Yesterday's Gone
Chad and Jeremy
13) Dedicated to the one I love
Mamas and Papas
21) She dont care about time
28) Living in America
James Brown


2) shadows on the wall
9) spongecake?
11) Anticipation
13) Chrissy Hynde
16) Stealers Wheel
19) Wendy O Williams
23) The Lion sleeps tonight
25) The stars
27) 1965
30) Jimmy Mack
31) Six foot four
35) Tina Turner
37) Amore'

5th Dec 2004, 22:41
mornin' piggy
Scran's to be applauded for walling Can'tberra off from the rest of Oz :ok:
Should make him Orstrarlian of the Year.

2...Ruby Tuesday - Rolling Stones
3...Ruby - Kenny Rogers
4...Ruby - Ol' 55 had a great cover in Oz
6...It never rains in California - Albert Hammond?
10...Muskrat Love - America
11...Ruby Darling -
12...Rhinestone Cowboy - Glen Campbell
13...Dedicated to the one I LOve - Mommas and Papas
15...Words - Bee Gees
19...Lodi - CCR
29...Stuck in the Middle with You - Stealers Wheel

2...the shadows on the wall
7...Three Dog Night
16...Stealers Wheel
23...The Lion Sleeps Tonight
24...John Denver
35...Tina Turner
36...Neil Diamond

times up catchya tomorrow

6th Dec 2004, 06:37
T3 - Kill me a son / Man, you must be puttin' me on

Can't remember the title, so no T10

T8 - Chad Mitchell Trio

T28 - Harmonica?

Got loads of early names for the Beach Boys - Pendletones, Kenny & the Cadets, Carl & the Passions - but wasn't aware they ever recorded.

6th Dec 2004, 07:47

27. Streets of Philadelphia by Bruce Springsteen.

Ascend Charlie
6th Dec 2004, 08:48
16 Death on 2 legs - Queen

24 Gitarzan - Ray Stevens

31 Never Never - Cat Stevens

33 Corner of 31st and Vine - or was it 41st? Dagnabbit!

6th Dec 2004, 11:23
Trivia 21 The vandals stole the handle

6th Dec 2004, 11:37
Trivia 32

Golden Earring?


Solid Rust Twotter
6th Dec 2004, 20:01
10. Muskrat Love - America/Capt and Tennille

Trivia 19. Wendy O Williams

6th Dec 2004, 21:53
The scores are going to be a little late people. Sorry 'bout that. I've got a curling tournament that doesn't end until 0400Z and I post as soon afterward as I can. Again, sorry about that.:O

6th Dec 2004, 22:58
bugga the scores...how'd the tournament go?

(unreconstructed and unapologetic sports lover) :D

6th Dec 2004, 23:31
No. 4,

'Ruby Baby' by Donald Fagen, from The Nightfy album.

7th Dec 2004, 00:02
Initial revised scores

nwaflygirl 31
Cooda 11
Ascend Charlie 6
The Greaser 6
Richo 5
desk jockey 7
Cowbell 4
Borken 2
OpsNormal 2
Rusty 1
Rushy 1
VnV2178B 1

Cooda, game was rescheduled for later tonight. (Which is why I could post the scores).
I'm 2 and 0 on the Monday draw, 1 and 2 on Tuesday and 2 and 1 on Wednesday. So far so good. :ok:

7th Dec 2004, 08:45
In T36 (Melinda...) 'this guy' is Jim

And the Dylan track (T10) was of course Highway 61 Revisited

7th Dec 2004, 15:34
No. 26: Roxette´s "Joyride"

7th Dec 2004, 16:35
Lyrics 1) Answer in the sky Elton John?

Trivia 26) Pointer Sisters
34) Greatful Dead

Thanks Piggy-Great quiz this week. Maybe cause I finally did it?
But did you notice I only beat Mr Cooda by like 5
minutes and we had almost the same answers?

7th Dec 2004, 19:53
Revised scores posted.

nw, I suspect Cooda peeks into my computer all the time. ;)
The good players most always come up with the same answers. Tining is everything on Sunday evening. :ok:

Still lots of stuff left yet.

Lyrics 9, 14, 17, 18, 20, 22, 23, 32.
Trivia 4, 5, 6, 14, 15, 17, 18, 20, 22, 29, 33.

13 points available in questions T14 and T20. The last time those A side questions were used - about a year ago - I believe Jolly and reynolds split the answers.

7th Dec 2004, 23:40
But did you notice I only beat Mr Cooda by like 5 minutes

Dunno if piggy noticed Ms nwaflygirl...but I sure as heck did when I posted :{

Well done though young lady. :ok:

As for peering into your computer piggy, I wouldn't know where to start.

I'm jjust benefiting from the early onset of Alzheimers, where I can't remember what I did yesterday but have a good recall of events in my youf. :E

10th Dec 2004, 00:30
That's it for this week people. Nwaflygirl did it again, but it woulda been a toss-up if Cooda had been five minutes earlier. :D

Final scores:

nwaflygirl 31
Cooda 11
desk jockey 7
Ascend Charlie 6
The Greaser 6
Richo 5
Cowbell 4
Borken 2
OpsNormal 2
Rusty 1
Rushy 1
VnV2178B 1

See youse on Sunday, or Monday for the upside down part.

I'm thinking of a Christmas flavour for the quiz on the 19th of December. I've got some stuff lined up, but need more. If anybody's got any song ideas, e-mail 'em if you please.