Nominees for the Rock & Roll Hall of fame are in and today is World Teachers Day. Got a great teacher story? Give Doug & Wendy a call or text at 250-649-0993.
Rod Haggerty is our Big Smart Head question this morning. Rod wins ten New York Fries bucks and our Drive coffee mug…Here’s the question “Just under 3 minutes and 20 seconds is the record time to do this…What is it?” Ron nailed it. Scroll down for the answer.
What do the Moody Blues, Dire Straits, Eurythmics, J. Geils Band, Bon Jovi, Depeche Mode, and The Cars. have in common. They are all first-time nominees on the ballot for induction next spring into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. 900 industry experts vote to elect 5 to 7 acts into the Hall. They’ll announce the winners in December.
Tom Petty talked to The LA Times two days after his 4oth anniversary tour with the Heartbreakers. It was only 5 days before his death. He said that he rarely missed a concert and was a little worried when got laryngitis this summer. When his doctor took a look at his file he saw that Petty hadn’t been sick for 17 years. He said performing kept the band young. Petty died Monday at the age of 66.
The David Bowie exhibition “David Bowie Is,” wraps up in New York’s Brooklyn Museum next year. It’s been touring the world since 2013. It features over 300 objects collected throughout Bowie’s life including handwritten set lists and musical scores. And Bowie’s music plays during the exhibit.
UNBC Nursing students Sarah & Danielle came by to promote their upcoming fundraiser. Click the pic to go to their Facebook page.
The website Ranker, ranks everything. They polled 8,500 and asked what month is their favourite month.
Some celebrities rarely go to a grocery store, but these two seemed to have a pretty good time.
We’re getting close on Pin It To Win It and we’re back to telling you how many numbers you got right. See all the previous guesses and the latest clues HERE.
Big Smart Head answer….Carve a turkey. And here’s a guy who can teach you how to do it right.