BEATLES TRIVIA AND GAMES! Watch every week as some trivia will be for prizes (as indicated,) others are just for fun! Since July 30, 2012, trivia questions and games have been posted every Monday, and everyone has a full week (through the following Sunday) to submit their answers. One random winner is chosen every week. Write to me with your answer(s) at firstname.lastname@example.org. Answers and winners names provided with every new trivia question! You can win once every 30 days!
NEW CHANGE IN OUR TRIVIA PAGE!!!: EVERY WEEK (until further announcement) MY BEATLES TRIVIA & GAMES PAGE CAN NOW WIN YOU ONE OF 9 PRIZES!!!!!!!!! CHOOSE FROM ONE OF THE FOLLOWING 9 PRIZES BELOW!!! PRIZES MAY VARY FROM WEEK TO WEEK!
1) BEATLES 1 CD & DVD ----Celebrating the 15h Anniversary of the "Beatles 1" CD comes this reissue of the group's 27 #1 hits (U.S. & U.K.) newly remixed supervised by Giles Martin, with the Beatles promotional films for each song packaged together. The group's videos represent an important part of their history, and have been digitally restored and are breathtaking. Possibly the most important release on the group since the Beatles Anthology. (Courtesy UMe)
3) - PIPES OF PEACE SPECIAL VERSION - Paul McCartney's followup album to "Tug Of War," also produced by George Martin, includes the remastered version of the album, plus a bonus audio disc of demo recordings featuring the never-before-heard song "It's Not On," and Paul's song for the Gene Hackman movie "Twice In A Lifetime." The album itself boasts another #1 smash duet - "Say Say Say" with Michael Jackson, plus "So Bad," the great love song "Through Our Love," and the title track which went to #1 on the U.K. charts. The bonus CD also includes a 2015 remix for "Say Say Say."
4) SONGS WE WERE SINGING: GUIDED TOURS THROUGH THE BEATLES' LESSER KNOWN TRACKS by Kit O'Toole. Kit, whose works have been published in Beatlefan and Something Else Reviews, explores the Beatles' lesser-known songs, and explains why they deserve more examination and appreciation. Kit also looks at some of John Lennon's lesser-known solo-songs, a few of the solo-Beatles albums, and a chapter on Ringo's most underrated drumming performances on Beatles records. Listen to some of my interview with Kit on THIS PAGE!
6) CANDY (Blu Ray) - 1968 film that marked the debut of Ringo's first solo film. Explores the sexual escapades of a high-school girl (Ewa Aulin) with a superstar cast of Ringo, Marlon Brando, Walter Matthau, Richard Burton and James Coburn. (courtesy Kino Lorber Films)
8) DO YOU WANT TO KNOW A SECRET? - New autobiography from Liverpool legend Billy J. Kramer, covering his childhood, early success in music, the Lennon-McCartney songs given to him, his relationships with the Beatles, Brian Epstein, George Martin, the Dakotas, his life after leaving the Dakotas, his most recent album "I Won The Fight" and much more (courtesy Equinox Publishing.) Listen to my new interview with Billy HERE - scroll down to middle of the page!
Name 2 Beatles songs (as a group only) whose title starts with the word "Hey." (This is an easy one!!!)
Win Billy J. Kramer's new autobiography "Do You Want To Know A Secret?" as one of the 9 prizes listed above!!!! Or a TRIPLE SHOT OF PRIZES listed at #9!!!
Listen to the live broadcast of my weekly Beatles show "Every Little Thing" this Wednesday, May 25, 8-10pm (est) on 88.7 WNHU, West Haven, CT, which you could stream here and on the Tune In app. I'll be featuring a 75th Beatles birthday tribute to Bob Dylan, plus Beatles news, trivia, prizes and more!!!
AND...new SPECIAL CONTEST coming soon!!! Check back for details ON THIS PAGE!!!
Deadline for entering this week's Beatles trivia is May 29, 2016. Please write in with your mailing address and indicate which prize you prefer. Write to Ken at email@example.com.
LAST WEEK'S BEATLES TRIVIA:
In celebration of Denny Laine's current U.S. tour, see if you can answer this Denny Laine/Wings trivia question:
What Wings recording sung by Denny Laine was written by another Paul..... Paul Simon???
ANSWER: Richard Cory (From "Wings Over America," first on the Simon & Garfunkel album "The Sound Of Silence."
WINNER: Bruce Muni (New Jersey) - Wins "Candy" BluRay (Congrats, Bruce!)
See a list of Denny Laine's concert dates in which he will be performing the entire "Band On The Run" album on my Concerts/Events page for Beatles Fans (scroll down towards the bottom of the page) HERE!
AND listen to the live broadcast of my weekly Beatles show "Every Little Thing" on WNHU this Wednesday (May 18) from 8-10pm (est) for a 30-minute set of songs sung or co-written by Denny Laine with Paul McCartney. I'll give away a pair of tickets to see Denny Laine in concert at Infinity Music Hall, Norfolk, CT this Saturday night May 21!!!. Listen to the show on the station's website HERE or on the TUNE IN app.
Deadline for entering is May 22, 2016. Please write in with your mailing address, and indicate which prize you prefer. Write to Ken at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Listen to my weekly syndicated Beatles show "Every Little Thing," which you can stream ALL WEEK LONG starting Saturdays at theGLOBAL TEXAN CHRONICLES website!!!