Song Quiz from Craig Looney’s Looney’s Tunes live show on August 15, 2021 Show #143
*This band formed in 1966. 2 members came from a band named the Au Go Go Singers. 2 others came from a band called the Mynah Birds. The new band was originally named The Herd (also the name of Peter Frampton's 1st group). Together from 1966-1968, they had 3 very cool albums and a number of excellent singles. Name the band...
*We'll play the 15th track from this band's 1st rock opera, the song that has been described as a 'key_______ song'. The song is included on the list of The Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame's 500 Songs that Shaped Rock and Roll. The track is sung by the character playing a doctor who shares his analysis of a son's problems to his parents. Name the band, the character and extra credit for the song title...
*A track that captures the essence of Hollywood from an outsider's perspective, not unlike Hotel California written by this artist's friends, Don Henley and Glenn Frey, is on tap this evening. Billy Payne, another friend, of Little Feat fame, played both organ and piano on the song. The rhythm in this song lends itself to speed. Name the artist and the song...
*A song we'll enjoy was inspired by comedian Andy Kaufman, who had a fan in the form of the lead singer of this band. Kaufman was known for his Elvis impersonations, once performed on Saturday Night Live and witnessed by this group's singer, who tries one of his own in this song. People and things mentioned in the track also include, Mott The Hoople, Life, Monopoly, Twister, Rick, checkers, chess and wide variety of historical figures. Name the band, the lead singer and extra credit for the name of the song...
Battle Of The Bands!
Everybody Wants To Rule The World by Tears For Fears vs Addicted To Love by Robert Palmer
1. Buffalo Springfield 2. The Who, The Specialist, Go to the Mirror!
3. Bob Seger, Hollywood Nights 4. R.E.M., Michael Stipe, Man On The Moon
Robert Palmer won by a single vote
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