Join Paul Mendenhall weekday mornings for the WTTS Morning Show. Start your morning with lots of TTS style music including an hour long music block at 8:30, Paul style info breaks at 6:15, 6:45 and 7:15. and at 7:30am, the Morning Music Mindbender, a music trivia question often revealing an interesting if not amazing background fact about a song or artist.
Week of June 29th
Win Holiday World tickets and the new EOB album!
Past Mindbender music trivia questions:
Monday June 29th
A music montage including “The Load Out”, “I Want You To Want Me’, “Coming Up” and “Got To Give It Up”. Greatest common denominator?
All recorded live
Tuesday June 23rd
Happy 60th to Brendan O’Brien one of the more notable American rock producers, known in the Atlanata area in the 80s as a guy who would quickly produce a record for $1500 bucks, by the 90s it costs bands like Pearl jam and the Red hot Chili Peppers lots more than that following the success of an album he produced for some southern rockers in 1990. He not only produced the album but played a variety of instruments on the break out album of what Georgia based band?
Thursday June 25th
Happy birthday to Lisa Germano, turning 62 on Saturday, best known in these parts for her work with John Mellencamp, the Mishawaka In native has a number of critically acclaimed and has done session work ith Sheryl crow and Niel Finn among others. In 1998 she was asked to hit the road with a top Chicago based band but it’s famous front man dismissed he r the night before they were set to hit the road. What band’s front man dismissed Lisa without providing a reason?
Happy birthday to a man who co created one of the first examples of progressive rock and one of the best selling and revered songs of all time, having sold over 10 million copies and remaining in the public consciousness of over 5 decades. The song combines a classical fugue and a reference to a Canterbury tale with what seems to be a night of heavy indulgence.. What song did today’s birthday boy help create?