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1st May 2005, 22:17
Here you go..another easy one...have fun :ok: :ok:

1. Questions posted on Monday. Answers posted whenever I feel like it.
2. 2 points for each Lyrics question – 1 point for the Title and 1 point for the artist. Trivia questions normally 1 point. Some trivia questions will ask for additional information, which is worth 1 point. Bonus points may be awarded additional relevant information (at my discretion). Artist/Album/Song of the week 1 point unless advised otherwise.
3. There is no Rule 3
4. Judge's decision final.
5. During the first 24 hours from the quiz being posted
you are allowed ONLY ONE POST (containing answers to as many questions as you like).
Additional posts (within the first 24 hours) will be ignored.
Edited posts (within the first 24 hours) will be disqualified.
Complete answers will take precedence over earlier partial answers
6. After the first 24 hours there is no restriction on posts (usual free for all rules). It is better not to edit your posts. If you want to add or correct something post a new reply. The points go to the first person to get the correct answer. "First" is taken as the posting time. If you edit a post, the editing time will be used as the posting time for all answers in the post.

Lyrics Group 1

1. “I don't know where my baby is”

2. “Rows and flows of angel hair”
2. Both Sides Now – Joni Mitchell - Whirlygig

3. “Her hair is Harlow gold”
3. Bette Davis Eyes – Kim Carnes - Simtech

4. “He left me cryin' late one Sunday night outside of Boulder”
4. Stand Beside Me – Jo Dee Messina - Richo

5. “I saw him dancin' there by the record machine”
5. I Love Rock and Roll – Joan Jett - Nwaflygirl

6. “See you blowin' me a kiss”
6. Crush – Jennifer Rush - Richo

7. “You took your coat off and stood in the rain”
7. Foolish Games – Jewel - Nwaflygirl

8. “How do you cool your lips”
8. Insensitive – Jan Arden - Nwaflygirl

9. “I don’t want another heartbreak”
9. This Kiss – Faith Hill - Richo

10. “You think you own whatever land you land on”

11. “I know this pain why do lock yourself up in these chains”
11. Hold On – Wilson Phillips - Nwaflygirl

12. “You were the sweetest thing that I ever knew”
12. Walking on Broken Glass – Annie Lennox - Nwaflygirl

13. “When the night falls down”
13. Heaven is a Place on Earth – Belinda Carlise - Nwaflygirl

14. “Oh you’re giving me the fever tonight”
title open
Pat Benetar - Richo

15. “There you go flashing fever from your eyes”

Lyrics Group 2

1. “When my baby’s walking down the street”

2. “When the sun shines on the mountains”
2. Paloma Blanca – George Baker - Pigboat

3. “Money talks”
3. Forever in Blue Jeans – Neil Diamond - Pigboat

4. “The old home town looks the same”
4. Green Green Grass of Home – Tom Jones - Whirlygig

5. “When the lights go down in a California town”

6. “She would never say where she came from”
6. Ruby Tuesday – Rolling Stones - Whirlygig

7. “Well have you seen that girl in the corner”

8. “When are you gonna come down”
8. Goodbye Yellowbrick Road – Elton John - Nwaflygirl

9. “See the tree how big it’s grown”
9. Honey – Bobby Goldsboro - Pigboat

10. “Well I built me a raft and she’s ready for floatin’”

11. “Gonna kick off my shoes and run in bare feet”

12. “Every time I try to prove I love you”
12. 1-2-3 Red Light – 1910 Fruitgum Company - Ascend

13. “Hey where did we go”
13. Brown Eyed Girl – Van Morrison - Whirlygig

14. “Ain’t got no reasons”

15. “I’ve never seen you looking as lovely as you did last night”
15. Lady In Red – Chris DeBurgh - Whirlygig


1. What common theme links Lyrics group 1?
1. All performed by female artists or groups of females - Nwaflygirl

2. What common theme links Lyrics group 2?
2. All contain a colour in the song title - Whirlygig

3. How does Jimmy Buffet like his hamburger cooked? Name the song?
3. Medium rare. Cheeseburger in Paradise - Nwaflygirl

4. What intersection is Wilbert Harrison and his baby standing on?
4. 12 St. and Vine. (Kansas City) - Pigboat

5. What does the E-street Band and Crazy Horse have in common?
5. Guitarist Nils Lofgren - Pigboat

6. Who once toured and played keyboards with The Beach Boys? Name his duo?
6. Daryl Dragon. The Captain and Tenille - Pigboat

7. Which Canterbury (UK) based band recorded the album Rotter's Club in the mid-seventies?
7. Hatfield & the North - Richo

8. When Jimmy Saville introduced the first Top of the Pops in October 1964, which band did he introduce first?

9. Which 'Sixties band was Simon Napier Bell (manager of Wham!) a member of?
10. Cat Stevens never made it to Number One in Britain, but in 1977, a song he penned made it to the top. What was it? For a bonus, what was the other side on the single?

11. If you were California Dreaming, what colour would the leaves and sky be?
11. Brown and grey - Whirlygig

12. Out Creedence Clearwater's back door, what animals and instruments are playing in the band?
12. Elephants and tambourines - Pigboat

13. Where was Rupert Holmes reading the newspaper? Bonus for song title.
13. In bed – Escape (The Pina Colada Song) - Nwaflygirl

14. Which band had a hit with “Little Children” in the 1960s?
14. Billy J Kramer and the Dakotas - Whirlygig

15. Which pop songwriting couple were behind the hits “Will You Love Me Tomorrow” and “Do the Loco-motion”?
15. Gerry Goffin and Carole King - Pigboat

16. In which year did the Spice Girls first enter the UK charts?

17. Which singer, second in popularity only to Elvis Presley in the late 50’s, had his own TV show between 1957-1960?

18. A huge hit for Whitney Houston, who wrote “I Will Always Love You”?
18. Dolly Parton - Whirlygig

19. Who sang with the Attractions?
19. Elvis Costello - Whirlygig

20. Which Steve “Silk” Hurley single was the first house record to top the UK charts in 1987?

21. Which film featured R. Kelly’s “I Believe I Can Fly”?
21. Space Jam - Nwaflygirl

22. By what name is pianist Ferdinand Joseph Lermott remembered?
23. Born Roberta Streeter, whose first single was the strange “Ode To Billy Joe”, all about a young man’s suicide?
23. Bobbie Gentry - Whirlygig

24. Which two songs were on Elvis’s first single on the Sun Label in the US?
Think you were close there Piggy

25. In the song “Jailhouse Rock”, which instrument is played by Spider Murphy?
25. Tenor Saxophone - Richo

26. Which songwriters formed Philadelphia International Records?
26. Gamble and Huff – IB4138

27. Who had a heart attack on stage in 1975 and remained in a coma until his death in 1984?
27. Jackie Wilson - Simtech

28. When Aretha Franklin got married in 1978, which Stevie Wonder song did the Four Tops sing as she walked down the aisle?

29. Who sang lead on the hits “Heat Wave”, “Jimmy Mack” and “Nowhere to Run”?
29. Martha Reeves - Nwaflygirl

30. With which group do you associate David Ruffin and Eddie Kendricks?
30. The Temptations - Nwaflygirl

1st May 2005, 22:46
Lyrics 1

2. Both Sides Now - Joni Mitchell
13. Stand By Me - Ben E. King

Lyrics 2

4. Green Green Grass of Home - Tom Jones
6. Ruby Tuesday - The Rolling STones
13. Brown Eyed Girl - Van Morrison
15. Lady In Red - Chris De Burgh

2. All have colours in the title
11. Brown & grey
14. Billy J. Kramer and the dakotas
18. Dolly Parton
19. Elvis Costello
23. Bobbie Gentry



1st May 2005, 23:09
Even' scran. Great quiz! :ok:

Lyrics Group2

2...Paloma Blanca/George Baker Selection
3...Devil In Blue Jeans/Neil Diamond
9...Honey/Bobby Goldsboro :yuk: :yuk: :yuk:
Only "Watching Scotty Grow," "Giddy-Up Go," and "Seasons In The Sun" rate more of these :yuk:


4...12st and Vine
5...Nils Lofgren?
6...Daryl Dragon/The Captain & Tenille
12..Tambourines and elephants
15..Carole King and Gerry Goffin
24..It's All Right Mama/Mystery Train??

1st May 2005, 23:10
Morning All,

Lyrics 1

3. Bette Davis Eyes - Kim Carne


5. Nils Lofgren
9. The Yardbirds
18. Dolly Parton
19. Elvis Costello
23. Bobby Gentry
27. Jackie Wilson

1st May 2005, 23:36
Hey Big Daddy and all!

Lyrics 1

5) I love rock and roll
Joan Jett and the blackhearts
7) Foolish games
8) Insensitive
Jan Arden
11) Hold On
Wilson Phillips
12) Annie Lennox
Walking on broken glass
13) Heaven is a place on earth
Belinda Carlisle

Lyrics 2

3) Money talks
4) Green green grass of home
Johnny Cash
6) Ruby Tuesday
Rolling Stones
8) Goodbye Yellow brick road
13) Brown eyed girl
Van Morrison


1) Girls
2) Guys
3) Cheeseburger in Paradise Medium rare
11) Brown and grey
12) tambourines and elephants
13) In bed Escape the pina colada song
19) Elvis costello
21) Space Jam
23) Bobbie gentry
29) Martha and the vandellas
30) temptations

2nd May 2005, 00:26

Lets see...

Lyrics 1.
4. Stand Beside Me - Jo Dee Messina
6. Crush - Jennifer Page
9. This Kiss - Faith Hill
14. Pat Benatar?

Lyrcis 2.
7. Down on the corner - CCR?

7. Hatfield and the North
17. Alan Dale?
25. Slide Trombone
26. Its Gamble and someone... escapes me.



Ascend Charlie
2nd May 2005, 02:44
Lyrics 2
12 1,2,3 red light, the 1910 fruit gum company

17 Ricky Nelson

2nd May 2005, 04:14
Correction to Trvia 25.

Spider Murphy blowin on the saxophone?



2nd May 2005, 06:28
Too late, as usual :(

L2-6 : Original is from Melanie Safka (1970)
L2-14 : The Conells, ´74-´75
L2-15 : Chris de Burgh, The Lady in Red

Solid Rust Twotter
2nd May 2005, 06:41
Lyrics 2

3. Forever in blue jeans - Neil Diamond

2nd May 2005, 06:59
Just a quick pop in, as it's illegal to work on May Day Holiday!

L2-2 Una Paloma Blanca - George Baker Selection

T-26 K. Gamble and L. Huff
T-29 Martha Reeves

2nd May 2005, 22:21
First post edited - still a few available

Progress Scores

Munchkins - 19
Whirlygig - 16
Pigboat - 11
Richo - 9 (despite an illegal edit.....)
Simtech - 3
Ascend Charlie - 2
IB4138 - 1


2nd May 2005, 23:30

Happy to lose the point for the edit, wasnt sure if making another post counted as an edit.

Just had a blonde moment when i checked my answers and realised what id written.



2nd May 2005, 23:37
Geez these long weekends are hard to take. I'm missing another Monday :{ :E

No 7 - Ebony Eyes Bob Welch

3rd May 2005, 00:13
One more kick at the cat and I'm done.

Lyrics 1/10..Colours Of The Wind/I have no idea. Diana Ross??

Lyrics2/5...Gold/John Stewart with Stevie Nicks.

I cannot tell a lie. I chopped down the cherry tree and it was Rusty that got Forever In Blue Jeans, not me. :D

3rd May 2005, 00:19
Yeah Pigboat, I know about the Neil Diamond one. I'll give him a point also............

Richo - Read Rule 5 :hmm: :hmm: :hmm:

Don't push the envelope..........:E :E :E

Codda - 2 points

Piggy - L 2/5 correct, L1/10 - Song correct...wrong artist :rolleyes:

All - watch for a development later today................:E :ok:

3rd May 2005, 03:31
.....watch for a development later today.

Hey! No fair. I gotta wait till tomorrow. It's 23:30 and I gotta go to bed. :D

Solid Rust Twotter
3rd May 2005, 07:57
Much obliged, Mr boat.

One will hide in the bathroom and fondle one's point now.......:E

3rd May 2005, 10:53
Hi All,
Just 3 guesses left for me this week
L2 - 5. Harden my heart - Quarterflash
T20 - Jack your body
T22 - Liberace
:confused: :confused:

3rd May 2005, 11:21
T22 - Liberace You mean *this* Liberace?