An Interesting Quiz On Bay City Rollers

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Hey, welcome! You're only here becomes you're among the millions of people who love the Bay City Rollers. This band has been making waves form the better parts of them, and they are still growing strong. We hope you're well aware of their history and inside stories because this quiz will require that. Let's go!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    While taking a technical class at Napier College, _______ met fellow plumbing student Gregory Ellison, who joined the Saxons on electric guitar, with Pettigrew shifting to keyboards.
    • A. 

      Alan

    • B. 

      Alec

    • C. 

      Evan

    • D. 

      Michael

  • 2. 
    Seven past members played _______ in 1982, and again in 1983.
    • A. 

      Japan

    • B. 

      Taiwan

    • C. 

      Vietnam

    • D. 

      China

  • 3. 
    BHPettigrew was more advanced musically than the others, and pushed the band to improve. Their repertoire included American R&B/pop songs such as "Please Mr. _______ " and "Heat Wave".
    • A. 

      Simpson

    • B. 

      Bean

    • C. 

      Powers

    • D. 

      Postman

  • 4. 
    ______ older brother Mike joined as a second lead singer, allowing more complex harmonies, especially useful for the Motown songs they liked to perform.
    • A. 

      Thomas

    • B. 

      Peter's

    • C. 

      Charles'

    • D. 

      Gregory's

  • 5. 
    The subsequent single, "Give a Little Love" topped the charts in?
    • A. 

      July 1976

    • B. 

      July 1975

    • C. 

      July 1977

    • D. 

      July 1978

  • 6. 
    The Rollers were the subject of which 20-week UK television series?
    • A. 

      Cosby

    • B. 

      Shang-a-Lang

    • C. 

      The Drs.

    • D. 

      Meet My Wife

  • 7. 
    When was this? Stuart Wood and Alan Longmuir joined with Faulkner, and issued several CDs of re - recordings of the old Roller tunes
    • A. 

      1990

    • B. 

      1991

    • C. 

      1992

    • D. 

      1993

  • 8. 
    Gregory's older brother Mike joined as a second lead singer, allowing more complex harmonies, especially useful for the _______ songs they liked to perform.
    • A. 

      Beatles

    • B. 

      UB-40

    • C. 

      Motown

    • D. 

      Lionel Richie

  • 9. 
    Porteous left the band in _______ _______, with new guitarist Dave Pettigrew filling the spot after answering an advertisement placed by the band in an Edinburgh newspaper.
    • A. 

      June 1965

    • B. 

      July 1965

    • C. 

      August 1965

    • D. 

      May 1965

  • 10. 
    They changed their name to the Saxons, and Derek invited his schoolfriend, Gordon "Nobby" _______, to be the lead singer.
    • A. 

      Clark

    • B. 

      Michel

    • C. 

      Jordan

    • D. 

      Wall

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