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scran
12th Mar 2006, 20:34
Have fun :E :ok:


RULES
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

1. “Every time I try to prove I love you”
1. 1 2 3 red Light - 1910 Fruit Gum Company - Pigboat

2. “Close your eyes and I’ll kiss you”
2. All My Loving – Beatles - Twotter

3. “My head is a box filled with nothing”
3. Catch My Disease – Ben Lee - AOTW (good pick up .....)

4. “She dashes by me in painted on jeans”
4. Caribbean Queen – Billy Ocean - Psycho

5. “So this is what I am”
title open -
artist is- Celine Dion (with the Bee Gees) - Cleo

6. “There is freedom without there is freedom within”
6. Don’t Dream Its Over – Crowded House - AOTW

7. “Knew the signs”
7. Out Of Reach – Gabrielle - Psycho

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

9. “Loneliness is the cloak you wear”
9. The Sun Ain’t Gonna Shine Anymore – psycho
for the artist, lets keep it in the family..........Walker Bros - SSK

10. “Your arms are warm but they make me feel”
open (come on AOTW.....)

11. “You can dance”
11. Abba – Dancing Queen - Rushton

12. “Sometimes I think I’m just a crazy cat”
12. Curiosity Killed The Cat – Little River Band - AOTW

13. “Something in the way you love me won’t let me be”
13. Borderline – Madonna - Psycho

14. “You can climb a mountain”
14. Jump into the Fire – Nilsson - SSK

15. “It's amazing how you can speak right to my heart”
15. When You Say Nothing At All – AOTW
and while I do like the Alison Krauss version Miss COe......who had the commercial hit with it......

SOTW – Khe Sahn

1. When did he fly choppers?
1. When he could - AOTW

2. What were yellow?
2. The legal pads – Kopbhoy2

3. Where were not there in 1973?
3. No D-Day heroes - AOTW

4. What did he have a growing need for?
4. Speed and Novacaine - AOTW

5. What were lean?
5. Paypackets – Kopbhoy2

6. What did he sell? To whom?
I had something different AOTW....but yes, to:
to the black market man - AOTW

7. Where is the last plane from Sydney?
7. Almost gone - AOTW

8. Where did he have the Vietnam cold turkey?
8. From the ocean to the silver city - AOTW

9. What will he do all night long?
9. Hit some Hong Kong mattress - AOTW

10. Who did he leave his heart to?
10. The Sappers round Khe Sahn – Kopbhoy2
Bonus point for Richo - a sapper is an engineer (army)

11. Where did he hold a job?
11. On an oil rig - AOTW

12. How long to Hong Kong?
12. seven flying hours – Kopbhoy2


Trivia

1. What was the rockabilly group Roy Orbison fronted in the 1950’s.
1. The Wink Westerners – Pigboat (Close enough)

2. Where did aussie group 1927 first see their lead singer? For bonus points, name him, and with which group had 1927 founder Garry Frost previously been a member?
2. Red Faces on Hey Hey It’s Saturday, Eric Weideman, Moving Pictures - Psycho

3. John Farnham had a hit with “Touch of Paradise” in the late 80’s. Which group originally recorded the song, and on which of their albums was it released? (point each)
AOTW - Mondo Rock it was - the album?
open

4. What Aussie songwriter claimed he’d given rock’n’roll the best years of his life?
4. Kevin Johnson - Cooda

5. What links Lyrics 4 and Lyrics 11?
5. Both contain the word Queen in the title.

6. In “Tequila by The Champs, how many times is the word “Tequila” spoken?
open

7. What date did Janis Joplin die? From what cause? (point each)
7. 4 Oct 1970, - Richo, Drug Overdose - Twotter

8. Who was the driving force behind the Monterey Pop Festival?
8. John Phillips from the Mamas and the Papas - Rushton

9. Jimmy McCulloch was an original member of Thunderclap Newman. Which group did McCulloch later join?
9. Wings - SSK

10. Russell Morris has an Aussie hit with “The Real Thing”. Who wrote the song? Who produced it?
10. Johnny Young, Molly Meldrum - AOTW

11. When might Anne Murray meet you?
11. “Darling I’ll meet you at midnight” –from the song: Shadows in the Moonlight - Pigboat

12. Who are fooling around in the corner? Bonus for title and artist
12. “And a crowd of young boys, their fooling around in the corner” – Sultans of Swing – Dire Straits - AOTW

13. Where can you learn science, technology? Bonus for the artist
13. “In The Navy” – Village People - Pigboat

14. When should you watch her eyes? Bonus for title and artist
open

15. What group was formed after 437 aspiring youths replied to a newspaper ad?
15. The Monkees - AOTW

16. What group did Stephen Stills leave to join Crosby, Stills and Nash?
16. Buffalo Springfield – Twotter (I assume you meant this…)

17. What name did singer Gerry Dorsey give himself in the 1960’s?
17. Englebert Humperdinck – Jerry Coe

18. What group did Graham Nash leave to form Crosby, Stills and Nash?
18. The Hollies - Johnfairr

19. What singer’s last name was DiMucci?
19. Dion’s - Pigboat

20. What group sang the 1972 novelty song “Here Come the Aussies”?
20. The Australian Cricket Team - Psycho


;) ;)

Solid Rust Twotter
12th Mar 2006, 20:39
Lyrics

2. All My Loving - Beatles

Trivia

7. Drug overdose

16. The Byrds

17. Buffalo Springfield

Arm out the window
12th Mar 2006, 21:01
Thanks, scran.:ok:

Lyrics

2. All my loving - Johnny Young
3. Catch my disease - Ben Lee
6. Don't dream it's over - Crowded House
11. Save the last dance for me
12. Curiosity killed the cat - Little River Band
15. When you say nothing at all

SOTW

1. When he could
3. D-day heroes
4. Speed & Novacaine
6. His soul, to the black market man
7. Almost gone
8. From the ocean to the silver city
9. Hit some Hong Kong mattress
11. On an oil rig
12. 13 hours?

Trivia

7. Heart failure?
10. Written by Johnny Young, produced by Molly Meldrum
12. A crowd of young boys - from Sultans of Swing, Dire Straits
15. The Monkees

Jerry's Daughter
12th Mar 2006, 21:23
Good day all
Was only able to get one this week on Scran's magnificent quiz :ok: (good going scran)

L15 - Allison Krauss - When You Say Nothing At All

Very nice one this week

GrumpyOldFart
12th Mar 2006, 21:35
Hi Scran:

How about T17 - Englebert Humperdinck?

JC

Hmmm. Seems to me certain offspring should be studying instead of surfing... :(

johnfairr
12th Mar 2006, 21:56
Scran,

First time I'm in early and all I can answer (that hasn't gone before!) is:

Trivia 18. The Hollies, and then went on to have an affair with????? Well, I would know that, wouldn't I? Extra point for Joni??

kopbhoy2
12th Mar 2006, 22:32
It's been a while ;)

SOTW – Khe Sahn

2 - The legal pads

5 - Pay packets

10 - The sappers round Khe Sahn

12 - 7 flying hours

pigboat
12th Mar 2006, 22:49
Evenin' all. Nice compact quiz. ;)

L1...1, 2, 3 Red Light/1910 Fruitgum Co.
L11..Save The Last Dance For Me/Emmylou Harris :E

T19..Dion DiMucci
T13..In the navy, from the song of the same name/Village People
T15..The Monkees?

planepsycho
12th Mar 2006, 22:51
L1 1910 fruitgum company/1,2,3, redlight
L4 carribean queen/ billy ocean
L7 out of reach/ gabrielle
L8 hold on/ wilson phillips
L9 the sun ain't gonna shine anymore/ cher
L13 borderline/ madonna

T20 the 1972 Australian Cricket Team

Solid Rust Twotter
13th Mar 2006, 05:31
JF, you're correct on T18. How the heck did I come up with the Byrds?:confused:


Dysexlic bugger, that's me.....:hmm:




Edited to draw attention to the comma so JF doesn't panic...:}

johnfairr
13th Mar 2006, 06:52
Rather not, Rusty, if you don't mind . . . :eek:

jf

The SSK
13th Mar 2006, 07:02
My modest contribution:
L14 - Jump into the Fire - Nilsson
T9 - Wings, before that Stone the Crows

johnfairr
13th Mar 2006, 07:37
Well, that's a relief, then Rusty, I was almost back to my old schooldays there, for a moment. ;)

Rushton
13th Mar 2006, 08:19
L11 Can i have Dancing Queen - Abba!!!

T7 1970 - Body stopped working - drugs and alcohol
T8 John Philips of the Mamas and Papas
T9 Grease Band

Richo77
13th Mar 2006, 22:13
Mornin Scran...

Good quiz... took a day off and missed out... ah well.

Lyrics.

11. I know you have dancing queen, but it could also be Madonna's Into the groove...

SOTW.
10. Isnt a sapper an army engineer?

Trivia.
5. Both song titles contain the word Queen.
7. Janis died 4 oct 1970.

Cheers

Richo

scran
13th Mar 2006, 23:06
First post updated = plenty of trivia left.

Progress scores:

AOTW - 20
Psycho - 10
Pigboat - 5
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 3
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1

planepsycho
14th Mar 2006, 00:24
a couple of wild guesses:confused:

L9 neil diamond (I got another one if that don't work ;-))

T1 the teen kings
T2 tv show "hey hey it's saturday"/eric weideman/ moving pictures

Arm out the window
14th Mar 2006, 00:51
Trivia 3 - Mondo Rock

Trivia 4 - Ralph McTell

Both wild guesses - see how we go

scran
14th Mar 2006, 01:43
Psycho - I'll give you Trivia 2 (3 points)

AOTW - point for Trivia 3


other answers incorrect (look at the clue Psycho......)

Revised Progress scores:

AOTW - 21
Psycho - 13
Pigboat - 5
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 3
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1

scran
14th Mar 2006, 01:46
Psycho - I'll give you Trivia 2 (3 points)
AOTW - point for Trivia 3
other answers incorrect (look at the clue Psycho......)
Revised Progress scores:
AOTW - 21
Psycho - 13
Pigboat - 5
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 3
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1

pigboat
14th Mar 2006, 01:59
Yo! A couple more.

T1...The Westerners
T11..Midnight

CoodaShooda
14th Mar 2006, 02:27
trivia 4 - Kevin Davis?

scran
14th Mar 2006, 02:38
More points there Piggy :ok:

Close Cooda...it was a Kevin......:E


Revised Revised Progress scores:
AOTW - 21
Psycho - 13
Pigboat - 7
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 3
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1


:O :hmm: ;)

Arm out the window
14th Mar 2006, 06:09
Lyrics 10 - Not that Hunters & Collectors one where he goes 'You don't make me feel like I'm a woman any more' ?! - Probably way off, but for some reason came to mind.

CoodaShooda
15th Mar 2006, 00:21
A poor attempt at irony scran :)

Mac Davis :yuk: is sometimes claimed as the song writer, instead of Kevin Johnson :ok:

The SSK
15th Mar 2006, 08:06
A-ha, is this a loose point?

L9 - Walker Brothers (Scott and ???)

cleo
15th Mar 2006, 11:40
Can't believe its Wed and no-one posted Lyrics 5 Islands in the Stream - BeeGees / Celine Dion?

scran
15th Mar 2006, 21:34
I suspected as much Cooda - but played along.......still...will only give you one point for it......:E


SSK - correct :ok:

AOTW - nope, that's not it. Is an Aussie performer - she now lives in France...:hmm:

Cleo - yes, its Celine and the Brothers Gibb, but not that song.....:E ;)


Revised Revised Revised Progress scores:
AOTW - 21
Psycho - 13
Pigboat - 7
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 4
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1
Cooda - 1
Cleo - 1

scran
16th Mar 2006, 23:27
OK - I'll declare this one closed -

Final Scores:

AOTW - 21
Psycho - 13
Pigboat - 7
Twotter - 4
Kopbhoy2 - 4
SSK - 4
Ruston - 3
Richo - 3
Jerry's Daughter - 2
Johnfairr - 2
Jerry - 1
Cooda - 1
Cleo - 1

Well done AOTW.......


The questions not answered:

Lyrics 4 - the song title was "Immortality"
Lyrics 10. Chains – Tina Arena
Lyrics 15 - I was after Ronan Keating

Trivia 6 - Three
Trivia 14 - “When Your in Love With A Beautiful Woman” – Dr Hook

Piggy will do the next two...:ok: