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Music Monday: Who Are You?

Posted by on Mon, May 19th, 2014 at 10:30 am

Happy Monday!  Who’s ready to rock this week out?!

In today’s Music Monday we’re celebrating the 69th birthday of one of the greatest rock guitarists of all time. Who? The Who’s Pete Townshend, of course!

Happy Birthday Pete!! And, as the principal songwriter for the group, he’s penned some of rocks greatest songs.  Here’s one:

Music Monday Trivia Question: What is Pete Townshend’s signature move and who inspired it?

The first three people to answer correctly will win 25 SB!  Congrats to ioretrofantasy, whom77, and berniesmom16!  Pete’s go-to move is the Windmill and it was inspired by Keith Richards, who he saw doing it while warming up for a Rolling Stones show.

Music Monday Discussion Question: If you were in a band, what would YOUR signature move be?

Let me know in the comments and tomorrow I’ll pick 3 random people and award them with 25 SB!  Thanks for your comments!!  Check your ledger to see if you were a 25 SB winner!

Have a great day!

-Scotty K, Team Swagbucks

Team Swagbucks: Get To Know Josh

Posted by on Fri, June 29th, 2012 at 1:00 pm
Every Friday we’ve been introducing you to different members of our team through the Get To Know Team Swagbucks series of videos. This week, you’ll meet Josh, who’s in charge of digital content. Our very own Josh is a professional photographer, and whether you know it or not, you’ve already seen his work. Many of ... Read More »

One-instrument Band

Posted by on Mon, January 9th, 2012 at 5:00 pm
In honor of Music Monday I wanted to share this amazing video with you that I just discovered today.  The band Walk Off the Earth got their 5 members together and gathered around one single guitar to play a cover of Gotye’s song, “Somebody That I Used To Know.”  Not only is it a great ... Read More »

Saturday Video Of The Week

Posted by on Sat, November 12th, 2011 at 11:00 am
Sometimes it’s fun to enter a random search term into YouTube and see what you get. When TSG searched for “Tap Dance”, this incredible guitar video came up. Enjoy!

Rock Out

Posted by on Mon, November 7th, 2011 at 3:00 pm
Are you ready to feel like a rock star?  Enter to win the Greg Bennett AV1 Electric Guitar, and you’ll be well on your way! The guitar is one of my favorite instruments, if not my favorite.  There is not a single song that one cannot learn to play on the guitar.  I’ve always been extremely ... Read More »

Unbox the Bucks

Posted by on Tue, November 1st, 2011 at 5:00 pm
Did you know that you can earn up to 20 Swag Bucks just for sharing the prizes that you’ve won on Swagbucks?  Send in either a picture of yourself with your winning prize (you MUST be in the picture to get your bucks), or the link to your YouTube video of yourself unboxing your prize ... Read More »

Rock On

Posted by on Wed, August 10th, 2011 at 1:00 pm
Who’s ready to jam out?  We’ve just put a brand new, rockin’ Swagstakes up for grabs, and YOU can be the lucky winner! I’ve been a huge fan of the guitar for years now – it’s my favorite instrument.  There just is not a song that you cannot play on the guitar.  What’s awesome about ... Read More »

Four Hands Guitar

Posted by on Mon, July 25th, 2011 at 5:00 pm
In honor of Music Monday I wanted to share this video with you that I thought was pretty awesome.  I’ve been trying to learn how to play guitar for quite sometime now, and these guys just put me to shame.  It’s hard enough to play with my own hands, let alone having someone else’s hands ... Read More »

Play That Funky Music

Posted by on Wed, June 1st, 2011 at 3:00 pm
Are you ready to feel like a rock star?  Enter to win the Greg Bennett AV1 Electric Guitar, and you’ll be well on your way! I am a huge guitar fan, and I’ve been slowly teaching myself to play over the last few years.  I’ve always been extremely jealous of people who could pick up ... Read More »

Play me a song

Posted by on Fri, April 1st, 2011 at 1:00 pm
We have recently launched a new, LIMITED TIME Swagstakes for a Greg Bennett GD100SPK Guitar courtesy of Greg Bennett Guitars.  For as little as 10 Swag Bucks, you could win this beautiful instrument featuring a solid Sitka spruce top, Nato Mahogany back and sides, multi-ply binding, die cast tuners, and thunder-flex bracing.  If you’re the lucky winner ... Read More »
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