Trivia for ESPN fans (and guitar fans)

In honor of NBA All-Star weekend, it’s trivia time, sports geeks.

Question: You ever wonder where that wicked-catchy guitar song on ESPN Radio originated? The one you’ve heard a million times, thanks to Colin Cowherd’s show”?

Now ask yourself this: How are you ever going to get the song out of your head after watching this video?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P5oL3-l0xnI

Actually, before ESPN snagged Tomoyasu Hotei‘s song, Quentin Tarantino recognized its utter kickass-ishness.

Michael Deeds is the Idaho Statesman’s entertainment columnist and Scene magazine editor. His column runs Fridays and Sundays. He appears on the 6 p.m. broadcast of "Today's 6 News" on Thursdays and hosts a music show, "The Other Studio," from 9-10 p.m. Sundays on 94.9 FM The River.

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