Gordon Thompson is Professor of Music at Skidmore College. His book, Please Please Me: Sixties British Pop, Inside Out, offers an insider’s view of the British pop-music recording industry. Starting today he will be providing hints to a musical riddle. His introduction can be read here and be sure to check back everyday this week for hints. The answer will be revealed on Monday! Feel free to guess the answer in the comments.
Riddle me this. Riddle me that.
Can you tell me where it’s at?
Henry so hoed what’s underfoot,
He doubled the site of what took root.