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12th Dec 2004, 21:57
Evening (morning) all. No word on the construction project in Southern Oz. One hopes all is well. ;)

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

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

3...There is no rule 3.

4...The judge's decision is final unless he's credited the wrong person with the correct answer once 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...Used to think that life was sweet
We Don"t Talk Anymore - jayteeto
Cliff Richard - Cooda

2...Well it's been building up inside of me
Don't Worry Baby/Beach Boys - nwaflygirl

3...God bless all policemen and fighters of crime
Goodbat Nightman/Scaffold - VnV2178B

4...Good sense, innocence, crippling mankind
Incense And Peppermints/Strawberry Alarm Clock - Rushy

5...I come home in the morning light
Girls Just Want To Have Fun/Cindi Lauper - Richo

6...He was a tall man
Strong Hand/Emmylou Harris

7...Loving you isn't the right thing to do
Go Your Own Way/Fleetwood Mac - Cooda

8...As I write this letter
PS I Love You/Beatles - nwaflygirl

9...A long time ago when the earth was still green
The Unicorn/Irish Rovers - Cooda

10..Our guardian star lost all his glow
Mr. Blue/The Fleetwoods - BenThere

11..The whispers in the morning
Power Of Love/CÚlineDion - nwaflygirl
Jennifer Rush (original artist) - Volume

12..Young man there's no need to feel down
YMCA/Village People - Cooda

13..I got chills they're multiplying
You're The One That I Want - Cooda
ONJ & John Travolta - Richo

14..I feel it in my fingers
Love Is All Around - Richo
Wet Wet Wet - Cooda

15..Hey life, look at me
The Happening/Supremes - nwaflygirl

16..Oh I could hide 'neath the wings of a bluebird as she sings
Daydream Believer/Monkees - Cooda

17..I plopped down in my easy chair and turned on Channel 2
Along Came Jones/The Coasters - Cooda

18..I met him on a Monday and my heart stood still
Da Do Ron Ron - Cooda
The Crystals - nwaflygirl
(From memory I actually had The Ronettes, but Rushy called me on The Big Bopper's real name. Went to look that up, I found The Crystals instead.)

19..Why is my heart so light?
Petula Clark - nwaflygirl
This Is My Song

20..Well she got her daddy's car
Fun Fun Fun/Beach Boys - Cooda

21..Black and orange stray cat sittin' on a fence
Stray Cat Strut/Stray Cats - nwaflygirl

22..Oh see, see see rider
CC Rider/Eric Burdon - Rushy
There's another song that starts with the same words. Title and artist anyone?
Jenny Take A Ride/Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels - woderick

23..I'm having me a party
A Party For Two/Shania Twain - TinBasher

24..I left my heart to the sappers 'round Khe Sanh
Khe Sahn/Cold Chisel - Richo

25..Come they told me
Little Drummer Boy/Bob Seger - nwaflygirl
Der Bingle - Background Noise
For some cheap points - one answer per player - I'll accept as artist anybody who's covered this piece of offal.


1...When she was just a kid, whose clothes were hand-me- down?
Rag doll's - IB's Desk

2...Mick sees the girls go by. How are they dressed?
In their summer clothes - nwaflygirl

3...Who was the song in Lyrics 6 written about?
Johnny Cash

4...What was the name of Lobo's dog?
Boo - Cooda

5...What kind of car would you find in a rickety old garage?
A SS Dodge - nwaflygirl
Bonus point, what colour is it?
Red - jayteeto

6...For 2 points, name the missing player and group:
Ian Moss, Don Walker, Steve Prestwich, Les Kaczmarek...
Jimmy Barnes/Cold Chisel - Richo

7...Who is Brenda Gail Webb Gatzimos better known as?
Crystal Gayle - Cooda
Bonus point, name her sister.
Loretta Lynn - nwaflygirl

8...Point each, what 4 things do they build to replace paradise?
Parking lot, a pink hotel, a boutique and a swinging hot spot - 604guy

9...Gotta dig those styles they wear! East Coast girls are what?
Hip - Richo
Bonus point, what do Northern girls do?
Keep their boyfriends warm at night - Background Noise

10..Both Cher - in 1991 - and Betty Everett - in 1964 - had a Top 40 hit with this song. Name it.
The Shoop-Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss) - nwaflygirl

11..In 1964, the song "My Guy" was the first # 1 hit for this record company.
Tamla-Motown - Cooda
Bonus point, name the artist.
Mary Wells - Cooda

12..What are the last four words sung in the Association's hit "Cherish?"
Cherish is the word (same as the first four words) - nwaflygirl

13..Which record by Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg was banned from airplay by the BBC?
Je T'aime Moi Non Plus - desk jockey
(DJ, I used to have that on 45 rpm, but it went AWOL somewhere. Still have the James Last version, without the moans and groans). :D

14..Who won the Grammy Award for Best Male Rock Performance in 1981?
Rick Springfield

15..On what day did the music die?
Feb 3rd, 1959 - nwaflygirl

16..Who sang the theme song from the TV show "The Dukes Of Hazzard?"
Waylon Jennings - nwaflygirl

17..What makes J. P. Richardson feel real loose, like a long neck goose?
A big-eyed girl - Background Noise

18..What was the connection between the performers in the Trivia 16 and Trivia 17?
Jennings gave up his seat on the airplane to Richardson - nwaflygirl

19..In Lyrics 16, what alarm would never ring?
The 06:00 alarm - Cooda

20..What song was Chuck Berry's only # 1 hit?
My Ding-a-Ling - jayteeto

21..What was billed as "Three days of peace and music?"
Woodstock - Richo

22..What'll make Steve Miller reach out and grab ya?
Abracadabra - Richo

23..Who was the bad gunslinger in Lyrics 17?
Salty Sam - Cooda

24..What was Bruce's wife's name in his song "My Hometown?"
Kate - nwaflygirl

25..What Swedish group had the # 1 hit song "The Look?"
Roxette - Cooda

26..What does the girl in Lyrics 20 make the Indy 500 look like?
A ROMAN chariot race - Background Noise (sorry Cooda)

27..What makes The Knack's motor run, motor run?
Sharona - Cooda

28..Who is Don Van Vliet better known as?
Captain Beefheart -yintsinmerite

29..What kind of cat does a diplomat carry on his shoulder?
A Siamese cat - Rushy
Bonus point, what type of horse does he ride?
A chrome horse

30..Who did Diana Ross play in the movie "The Lady Sings The Blues?"
Billie Holiday - Richo

12th Dec 2004, 22:21

5. Girls just wanna have fun - Cyndi Lauper
13. Better Shape Up? - John Travola and Olivia Newton John
14. Love is all around me - Ronan Keating
24. Khe Sahn - Cold Chisel

6. Jimmy Barnes - Cold Chisel
9. East Coast girls are hip, Northern girls really knock me out?
21. Woodstock
22. Abracadabra
30. Billie Holiday?



12th Dec 2004, 22:49
Mornin piggy ... how goes the curling?

At time of typing only Richo has replied and there's no sign of Ms NWAflygirl :}

1...? by Cliff Richard
7...Go your own way - Fleetwood mac
9...Unicorn - Irish Rovers
12...YMCA - Village People
13...You're the one that I want - ON-J and Travolta ex Grease
14...Love is all around -most recent by Wet Wet Wet but was done in the 60's by ................
16...Daydream Believer - Monkees
17...Along Came Jones - ?
18...Da Do Ron Ron - the Ronettes
20...Fun Fun Fun - Beach Boys/Jan & Dean

7...Crystal Gail
11...Tamla Motown - Mary Wells
17...Chantilly Lace
19...0600 'Six o'clock'
26 motor chariot race
27... Sharone

12th Dec 2004, 23:13
1. We don't talk anymore - Cliff
5. Girls just want to have fun - cindy lauper
7. Go your own way - fleetwood mac
12. YMCA - village people
13. One that I want - ONJ and Travolta
14. Love is all around - Just about everyone
16. Daydream believer - monkees
18. Doo ron ron - Ronettes

1. Cher, gypsies tramps and thieves
4. Boo
5. Red Corvette??
9. Hip, knock me out
13. Je T'Aime
19. 6 o'clock
20. My Ding a ling??
21. Woodstock
22. Abracadabra
25. Roxettew, Are they swedish?? I thought norway.
27. My Sharona
29. Horse with no name??
30. Billie Holiday

13th Dec 2004, 00:40
Hey all!

Mr. Cooda, one good turn deserves another!! Get on with your bad self!


1) Artist Cliff Richard
2) Dont worry baby-Beach Boys
8) P.S. I love you- The Beatles
11) The power of love-Celine Dion
20) Fun Fun Fun-the beach boys
21) Stray cat strut-the stray cats
25) the little drummer boy-numerous-Bob Seger?


2) summer clothes
5) Shiny red super stock dodge
7) Sister is loretta lynn
10) Its in his kiss the shoop shoop song
15) February 3, 1959
16) Waylon Jennings
18) Waylon Jennings was supposed to be on the plane that crashed, but gave his seat to the Big Bopper.
24) Kate

13th Dec 2004, 03:42

8) parking lot, pink hotel, boutique, swinging hot spot

Solid Rust Twotter
13th Dec 2004, 06:09
14. Love is all around - The Troggs

16. Daydream Believer - ?


1. Tina Turner

29. Siamese Cat (Like a rolling stone) - Bob Dylan

13th Dec 2004, 07:37
:{ Again too late to find unanswered easy questions :{
I┤ll have to change that, so I┤ll be in the same time zone on the same continent as the quizmaster for the next 6 weeks :}
Hope I get Internet access in the outback ;)

Maybe I can get at least one point for Lyrics 11:
The Power of Love was originally written by Jeniffer Rush.

Background Noise
13th Dec 2004, 09:56
1. Cliff Richard - we dont talk anymore
2. Beach Boys - dont worry baby
5. Cyndi lauper - girls just wanna have fun
7. Fleetwood Mac - go your own way
8. Beatles - PS i love you
11. Jennifer Rush - power of love
12. Village People - YMCA
13. ONJ and John Travolta - youre the one that i want
14. Wet wet wet - love is all around
16. Mokees - daydream believer
18. Ronettes - da doo run ron
25. bing crosby - little drummer boy

8. pink hotel, boutique, swinging hot spot, parking lot
9. they're hip. Northern girls (with the way they kiss) keep their boyfriends warm at night
10. Its in his kiss/shoop shoop song
13. Je t'aime
15. 3 feb 59
16. waylon jennings
17. a big eyed girl
18. PJ Rich took jennings seat on BH's plane on 3 feb 59
19. 6 oclock
22. abra dabra cadabra
26. roman chariot race
27. sharona
30. Billie holliday

13th Dec 2004, 11:34
Ok, the easy stuff has gone:

Lyrics 3 GoodBatNightMan : Scaffold

Trivia 11 Mary Wells


IB's Desk
13th Dec 2004, 11:54
14. Love is all around..Trogs/Wet wet wet
1. Rag Doll...4 Seasons
2. Blue
13 Je taime

13th Dec 2004, 11:59
T13 full title was Je t'aime... moi non plus

(gotta get on the scoreboard somehow)

13th Dec 2004, 12:38

28. Captain Beefheart
20 My Ding a ling
21 Woodstock?
4. It didnt have one

13th Dec 2004, 12:55
Ok Rushy for the obscure ones


4 Incense and Peppermints - Strawberry Alarmclock
22 C C Rider - Jimi Hendrix and others including Eric Burdon

I may be wrong but in trivia 17 wasn't it JP Richardson as in Jiles Perry Richardson not PJ Richardson

14th Dec 2004, 01:33
Sorry I'm a little late people. Curling game, which we lost . :(
First loss of the season on Monday though.

Initial scores:

Cooda 19
nwaflygirl 18
Richo 12
Rushy 4
Background Noise 4
604guy 4
jayteeto 3
VnV2178B 2
Rusty 1
Volume 1
IB's desk 1
desk jockey 1
yintsinmerite 1

Yintsinmerite, 5 bonus points if you tell us why Captain Beefheart is named that way. :E

Cooda, in spite of tonight's loss, curling is going fairly well. Did ok on the weekend (curling.sept-iles.net/dinde.htm). :D
It was the Turkey Bonspiel, and if you click on "Autre Photos" you'll see some guy actually throw a frozen turkey!:ooh:

14th Dec 2004, 02:39

15) The Happening - The Supremes
18) Artist - The Crystals
19) Artist - Petula Clark?


14th Dec 2004, 04:23
Well done piggy (although I was wondering whether you had a slight advantage with your five man quartet :E )

Looks like Ms nwaflygirl gets the points again...but, as I'm a gentleman, letting the lady go first is never a bother.

lyrics 17
The Coasters
trivia 23
Salty Sam?

Cheers for now

14th Dec 2004, 06:56
lyrics 22
perhaps (it's a vague memory of a one time possession)
Jenny take a ride - Mitch Ryder & the Detroit Wheels
if so it's well obscure !

14th Dec 2004, 19:29
Revised updated scores

nwaflygirl 23
Cooda 21
Richo 12
Rushton 4
Background Noise 4
604guy 4
jayteeto 3
BenThere 2
VnV2178B 2
woderick 2
Rusty 1
Volume 1
IB's Desk 1
desk jockey 1
yintsinmerite 1

Woderick, yer memory didn't fail ya. Jenny Take A Ride by Mitch Ryder & The Detroit Wheels was the one I was looking for.
Ms flygirl, for shame.:O Go to my..err...your room. ;)

Cooda that 5th guy was just basking in the reflected glory. :D
(Course he was the tournament organizer).

Still some stuff left folks.

Lyrics 6..Lady singer, been here plenty of times. Her daddy used to fly Marine 1.

19..Should be easy now.

23..She never learned to yodel in Timmins.

Trivia 3..His poignant cover of a NIN song was fantastic.

14..Singer from Oz.

15th Dec 2004, 01:41
Piggy, how right you are! For shame indeed!! So much for my keen sense for the obvious! Bad Girl!

Mr. Cooda, such a gracious competitor!

Trivia 12- Cherish is the word

15th Dec 2004, 05:34
10. Mr. Blue - The Fleetwoods

16th Dec 2004, 00:01
I did drop in Pigboat. Good quiz. :ok: :ok:

28 metres of fence torn down and replaced in 2 and a half days! man am I good or what??? :E :E

Next job is to create 3 garden beds.

Mind you, my arms are still sore from moving the 50 (yes - thats right - fifty) 2.4m x 200mm x 50mm treated pine sleepers from the front of the house to the back...............

Check on y'all next week..........:uhoh: :uhoh: :ok: :E


The Other Musicmeister........

16th Dec 2004, 01:16
Lyrics; 23) Party for two- Shania Twain

16th Dec 2004, 23:50
That's it for this week folks. Back on Sunday evening/Monday morning with a Christmas flavoured quiz.

Final scores

nwaflygirl 23
Cooda 21
Richo 12
Rushton 4
Background Noise 4
604guy 4
jayteeto 3
BenThere 2
TinBasher 2
VnV2178B 2
woderick 2
Rusty 1
Volume 1
IB's Desk 1
desk jockey 1
yintsinmerite 1

Hi scrannie, good to hear the job's coming along well. :ok:
Drop in next week for a crack at some obscure Christmas stuff.

17th Dec 2004, 03:59
some obscure Christmas stuff.

Bah! Humbug! :E

May I just congratulate Ms nwaflygirl (again) in advance. Xmas tunes ain't my specialty. :{

17th Dec 2004, 06:29
Rats, I was going to make my roster fit next week to stop this nonsense of a slip of a girl winning three in a row, but Xmas tunes? I'm with you Cooda, I might just stay in bed. :{ Watch out the week after though!

17th Dec 2004, 09:19
I'll stay in bed too. I don't need to be reminded of all those attempts to insult my intelligence (?)

'Christmas comes this time each year' Duh

17th Dec 2004, 13:13

17th Dec 2004, 13:22
Grinch??? Moi?????

OK, Piggy, tell you what I'll do, I'll put in my answers now before the questions are asked; can't be fairer than that!

1. Band-Aid
2. Irving Berlin
3. John Lennon
4. Chris Rea
5. We Wish You a Merry Christmas
6. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
7. Miracle on 34th Street
8. Cher
9. And So This is Christmas
10. Bing Crosby

... sorry mate, just kidding, I'll be here doing my best! Keep up the great work!


17th Dec 2004, 16:23
Hey guys, I'll actually be on a trip this week, so have at it!

Scardey Cats! "Sticks out tongue" See Ya!