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scran
6th Aug 2006, 23:50
Well done Piggy - easy one this week for my return...:rolleyes:

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 hour every minute seemed to last eternally”
1. Fernando – ABBA - AOTW

2. “My woman gives me power”
2. You Should Be Dancing – Bee Gees - Richo

3. “And I never lost one minute of sleepin’”
3. Proud Mary – CCR - PP

4. “Hurting my head from things that I’d said”
4. I Started a Joke – Bee Gees - AOTW

5. “Sheriff John Brown always hated me”
5. I Shot The Sheriff – Eric Clapton - PP

6. “To be with you to be free”
6. Sailing – Rod Stewart - Richo

7. “Give me your silver give me your gold”
7. Art for Art’s Sake – 10CC - Copterfan

8. “Carried your books from school”
8. My Eyes Adored You – Frankie Valli - PP

9. “Only the names have been changed”
9. It’s A Miracle – Barry Manilow - Richo

10. “So when you’re near me darling can’t you hear me”
10. SOS –ABBA - Copterfan

11. “He whispers slowly tonight’s the night”
11. Moonlighting – Leo Sayer - Richo

12. “Giving me direction like a guiding light”
12. Baby I’m a Want You – Bread - Richo

13. “By telling me a lie without a reason why”
13. Sky High – British Jigsaw - AOTW

14. “I like your stimulation but that ain’t enough”
Nobody remembers "Your Mama Won’t Like Me" – Suzi Quatro?

15. “When everybody drove a Chevrolet”
15. Beach Baby – AOTW
Artist - First Class - Copter

Song of the Week - Joshua Kadison – “Jessie”

1. What is the cat’s name?
1. Moses - Pseudonymn

2. Where will he lay her down?
2. In the warm white sand - Woodenspoon

3. What does Jessie do? Four answers please
I'll give you 4 points Wooden, but there are two other answers that i wanted:
3. sell any dreams to him, do this every time he gets back on his feet - woodenspoon

The others I had were: "Paints pictures" and "seems to know just when to call"

4. What will they do when they go away? (Two things)
4. Drink Tequila and look for seashells - woodenspoon

5. What time does she call?
5. Five AM - Woodenspoon

6. What does he listen to?
6. Her promise - Woodenspoon

7. What has see been thinking about?
7. A trailer by the sea - Woodenspoon

8. Where could they go?
8. Mexico - woodenspoon

9. Where does Jessie call from?
9. Las Vegas - woodenspoon

10. What was taken down off the wall?
10. Jessie’s pictures - Pseudonymn


Trivia - How Did They Die?
I've described the circumstances and dates on which these musical artists died - you have to name who is described in each.

1. Plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, February 3, 1959
Buddy Holly (also Richie Valens and the Big Bopper) – PP/RD

2. Drowned in his own swimming pool, July 3, 1969
Brian Jones (Rolling Stones) - Piggy

3. Heroin overdose, October 4, 1970
Janis Joplin - PP

4. Heart attack in his bathtub in Paris, July 3, 1971 - or did he?
Jim Morrison (Doors) - PP

5. Motorcycle accident, October 29, 1971
Duane Allman (Allman Brothers) - PP

6. Heart failure after years of drug abuse, August 16, 1977 - or did he?
Elvis Presley - RD

7. Accidentally shot himself in the head with a gun he believed wasn't loaded, January 23, 1978
Terry Kath (Chicago) - Reynolds

8. Shot by a deranged fan, December 8, 1980
John Lennon - RD

9. Auto accident on the Long Island Expressway while on the way to a charity show, July 16, 1981
Harry Chapin - RD

10. Drowned while swimming from his boat, December 28, 1983
Dennis Wilson (Beach Boys) - Piggy

11. Shot by his father, April 1, 1984
Marvin Gaye - PP

12.Complications from AIDS, November 24, 1991
Freddie Mercury (Queen) - RD

13. Shot by the president of her fan club, March 31, 1995
Selena - RD

14. Heart attack in his sleep, after years of weight problems and diabetes, August 9, 1995
Jerry Garcia (Grateful Dead) - Piggy

15. Crash of experimental plane he himself was piloting, October 12, 1997
John Denver - PP

16. Breast cancer, April 17, 1998
Linda McCartney (Wings) - PP

17. Throat and lung cancer, November 30, 2001
George Harrison - PP

planepsycho
7th Aug 2006, 00:17
L3 Proud Mary/ ike and tina turner (or ccr)
L5 I shot the sheriff/ eric clapton


T1 buddy holly and big bopper
T3 janis jopplin
T4 jim morrison
T5 duane allman
T11 marvin gaye
T15 john denver
T16 linda mcCartney

Where is everybody?:confused:

Romeo Delta
7th Aug 2006, 00:23
L3 - Proud Mary - could be Tina Turner, could be CCR

T1 - Richie Valens (?)
T4 - Jim Morrison
T6 - Elvis Presley
T7 - Er, singer for Chicago, before Peter Cetera. I think...
T8 - John Lennon
T9 - Harry Chapin
T11 - Marvin Gaye
T12 - Freddie Mercury
T13 - Selena
T15 - John Denver

Thank that covers it for me for the moment. Let's see how it goes...

Copterfan
7th Aug 2006, 00:32
L7 Art for art's sake 10 CC

L10 SOS Abba.

Well, it's late.......:hmm:

pigboat
7th Aug 2006, 01:17
Evenin' all. Whadddya mean, easy???:ooh:

T2...Brian Jones
T10..Dennis Wilson
T14..Gerry Garcia

I know all that stuff, cause the first thing I do when I get the paper is check the obits to see if I'm in them. ;)

Ascend Charlie
7th Aug 2006, 01:59
Lyrics
8 Carrie Ann - Hollies

Trivia
some alternatives
3 Jimi Hendrix
5 Roy Orbison's wife
12 Peter Allen

Pseudonymn
7th Aug 2006, 03:40
SOTW
1. Moses
10. Your picture.

WoodenSpoon
7th Aug 2006, 09:25
SOTW
1. Moses.
2. Warm, white sand.
3. i) Tells him how she's tired of all of them.
ii) Says "Get yourself together, Bring Mose and drive real fast."
iii) Could always sell any dream to him
iv) Always seems to do this everytime he gets back on his feet.
4. Drink Tequila and look for sea shells.
5. 5am.
6. He listens to her promise "I swear to God this time, it's gonna last."
7. A little trailer by the sea.
8. Mexico.
9. A phone booth in Vegas.
10. Her pictures.
I had to dig the CD out and listen to the song 4 times before I could get all the answers to 3... :ouch:

scran
8th Aug 2006, 00:26
Plenty of Lyrics still open :eek:



Progress Scores

Psycho - 11
Woodenspoon - 11
Romeo Delta - 6
Copterfan - 4
Pigboat - 3
Pseudonymn - 2


Go for it!!! :D :D :D

Richo77
8th Aug 2006, 00:57
Mornin Scran...

Day off yesterday so not much left for me.. but youve
got some beauts from the golden era of Solid Gold Records me thinks!

Lyrics 2 - You should be dancing - Bee Gees
Lyrics 6 - Sailing - Rod Stewart
Lyrics 11 - Moonlighting - Leo Sayer

Cheers

Richo

planepsycho
8th Aug 2006, 00:58
L8 my eyes adored you/ frankie valli

T17 George Harrison

scran
8th Aug 2006, 07:15
All correct Richo, :ok: and Psycho :D

Revised Progress Scores

Psycho - 14
Woodenspoon - 11
Romeo Delta - 6
Richo - 6
Copterfan - 4
Pigboat - 3
Pseudonymn - 2

Arm out the window
8th Aug 2006, 08:00
G'day all; better late than never I guess!

Lyrics

1. Fernando - Abba
4. I started a joke - Bee Gees
13. You've blown it all sky high - Pilot
15. Beach baby

scran
8th Aug 2006, 23:42
All correct Arm, for 7 points.

Will the lovely Psycho win again? :E

Revised Revised Progress Scores

Psycho - 14
Woodenspoon - 11
AOTW - 7
Romeo Delta - 6
Richo - 6
Copterfan - 4
Pigboat - 3
Pseudonymn - 2

Copterfan
9th Aug 2006, 00:44
L 15 Artist 'The First Class.'

L 9 Wheatus William McGovern.

It's late again, I've been really slow on this quiz....:ugh:



Copterfan.

reynoldsno1
9th Aug 2006, 03:17
T7 - wasn't that Terry Kath - I thought he was the lead guitarist?

1st album was the only decent one .......

Romeo Delta
9th Aug 2006, 03:54
Terry Kath! That's the one. Singer/Guitarist. Yup. That's him.

scran
9th Aug 2006, 04:38
Getting close now - some more correct by Copterfan and Reynolds

Revised Revised Revised Progress Scores

Psycho - 14
Woodenspoon - 11
AOTW - 7
Romeo Delta - 6
Richo - 6
Copterfan - 5
Pigboat - 3
Pseudonymn - 2
Reynolds - 1


Some clues?

Lyrics 9 - Title/ What Jesus could make happen - artist/ has a huge nose and wrote a lot of his own songs.....

Lyrics 12 - title/young child I desire you - artist/ give us thsi day our daily

Lyrics 14 - title/your parent will find me distateful - artist/first lady of leather :E

Richo77
9th Aug 2006, 06:42
Okay Scran im just working off your clues here...

L9 - Miracle - Barry Manilow
L12 - Baby i want you - Bread


dont even know if they are applicable song titles but sounds good
to me..

Richo

scran
9th Aug 2006, 06:51
They must be good clues Richo :E - cause you got both of them correct!!! :ok:

Final Scores:

Psycho - 14
Woodenspoon - 11
Richo - 10
AOTW - 7
Romeo Delta - 6
Copterfan - 5
Pigboat - 3
Pseudonymn - 2
Reynolds - 1

Well done to the Memphis Belle for winning :D :D


(I'll contact you about collecting your prize......:E :) :eek: :rolleyes: )