Come on down to Laura & Sean's Music & Movies Trivia at the lovely 331 Club tonight. It goes down at 7, and you get an extra point by answering this Internet-Only Question on the top-left corner of your sheet:
Answer this Internet-Only Question (in the upper-left of your sheet) for a free point tonight:
Today is August 10. On this day in 1937, inventor G.D. Beauchamp was awarded the world's first patent for an electric guitar, forever changing popular music. He invented the instrument pictured below with his partner, Adolph Rickenbacker, in order to cash in on the Hawaiian music trend of the 1930s. What did they call their guitar?