Which band angered most of the London music scene in 1967 when they were awarded “house band” status at the legendary Marquee Theatre? Which singer paid a half a million dollars to get out of a recording contract? Which record did AD fall in love with because the “superstar singer” was completely drugged out and past their prime? Which singer demanded lyric changes of gender, mode of transportation, and destination to a future smash hit?
Which guitarist went to a Badlands gig specifically to thank Jake E. Lee for mentioning him in an interview? Which band had 3 different touring versions, one of which kept going after the only original member died? Which guitarist got a call from David Bowie but his girlfriend hung up thinking it was a prank? Which album did AD find plastered over the walls, in every possible spot of his local record store in 1975?
Shabby music geeks return for an hour of ROCK AND ROLL VINYL related games, trivia, and discussion.
Single disc live albums from the 70’s get hoisted from steerage onto the plank for a game of OVERBOARD. Three dark, early 70’s German albums are up for sale and AD has to put them in order according to value in a game of PRICE HIKE. Your Shabby pals match wits in LUSCIOUS LIZZ’ ROCK AND ROLL QUIZ. Ryan has a brand new batch of HEEP or POE and the HAPPY TRACK is a horrible song but has the most epic inner sleeve we’ve ever seen.
Which rocker left the music business to own a Kentucky Fried Chicken franchise? Which band did AD have a misconception of what they sounded like? Which name for the new turntable was wholly rejected by AD? Which rocker started out in Broadway at the age of 5, then studied medicine before getting into music? Which band were called Nazis despite one member’s mother being a holocaust survivor? Which band revived their career by scoring a series of supermarket tv commercials?
Which band was named after a bass player that actually could not perform on their debut album due to contractual obligations? Which band mixed their live album AFTER partying at the bar after a gig? Which band was wrongly labeled as a christian rock band? Which band recorded at George Martin’s AIR studios and proceeded to secretly dose all the engineers with LSD?