The answer to today’s question “Name the year and title of Jack Johnson’s first major record release.” is Brushfire Fairytales released in 2001.
This was released on vinyl. One of only a handful of Jack’s recordings to make it to our preferred format!
No winners today so we roll on to tomorrow!
This office building once housed the funeral parlor used to care for Buddy Holly’s body after the plane crash February 3, 1959. It is at the intersection of 7th and 7 in Clear Lake Iowa
The answer to today’s Twivia question; “Name the Clear Lake, IA intersection which was home to the funeral parlor that took in the body of Buddy Holly after the plane crash.” is 7th and 7 is the intersection that was home to the funeral parlor that took in the body of Buddy Holly after the plane crash. Today it is offices.
Buddy’s body was brought back to his home in Lubbock Texas and his funeral was held on the 7th of February, 1959
The good news for all playing, No one guessed correctly so we roll on to tomorrow!
The answer to today’s Twivia question; “The album released the year we opened inspired the “marching tune” and featured a hidden track. Name the album & the artist” is Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band by the Beatles.
The sergeants played a “marching tune” references this album in Don McClean’s famous song, American Pie. Read the Harvard dissertation here
No one answered correctly, so we roll on to tomorrow!
Find out more about our twivia contest here
J. Johnson Twivia Contest, how fun! #vinylversary
To help celebrate our 47th anniversary on Western Avenue, yes that’s right 47 years on Western Avenue! We are giving away two tickets to see Jack Johnson May 31st in Chicago on Northerly Island! For those that don’t know Jack, he is the quintessential ladies man and “Hey Why Ann” rock and roller. He sings about pancakes, how cool is that?
2 Tickets to see Jack Johnson on May 31st at the Charter One Pavilion on Northerly Island 7:30 PM CDT. Tickets are located in section 311, row p
The contest begins on Tuesday 5/20 and ends on Friday 5/23.
How to play:
- follow us on Twitter @beverlyrecords
- Everyday at 8:00 am central time we will Tweet a trivia question. You will need to correctly answer each day’s question with the hashtag #vinylversary
- The answer to the question will be sent out via Twitter at 8:10 am each day, locking in all answers for the day. If no one answers correctly the question is voided.
- In case of a tie, we will judge the winner based on how fast the question(s) were answered.
- At the end of the week whoever has answered the most questions correctly in the fastest time will win the tickets.
The winner will be contacted via Twitter on Friday My 23 and must pick up the tickets from Beverly Records, 11612 S. Western Ave, Chicago IL 60643 on or before May 31st.
Standard contest rules apply.