Ultimate Bay City Rollers Fan Test Quiz

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These Edinburgh brothers started in the early '70s. Even though some of the founding members are no more and some have detached themselves from the band, the group still has some level of relevance today. How well do you know the Bay City Rollers?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    When was this? Bassist Alan Longmuir died after falling ill with his wife in Mexico.
    • A. 

      July 2018

    • B. 

      June 2018

    • C. 

      April 2018

    • D. 

      January 2018

  • 2. 
    On _______ _______ _______ the Bay City Rollers, including McKeown, Stuart “Woody” Wood and Alan Longmuir announced that they were reforming and would play a show at the Glasgow Barrowlands on 20 December.
    • A. 

      22 September 2015

    • B. 

      23 September 2015

    • C. 

      24 September 2015

    • D. 

      25 September 2015

  • 3. 
    According to  _______ , Rollers sold 120 million records.
    • A. 

      CNN

    • B. 

      BBC

    • C. 

      CBN

    • D. 

      ABC

  • 4. 
    While taking a technical class at _______ _______, Alan met fellow plumbing student Gregory Ellison, who joined the Saxons on electric guitar, with Pettigrew shifting to keyboards.
    • A. 

      Napier College

    • B. 

      Leeds University

    • C. 

      University of Sussex

    • D. 

      Baltimore College

  • 5. 
    With Mitchell, the group released an album titled _______, and hit the charts with a cover version of the Dusty Springfield song, "I Only Want to Be with You.
    • A. 

      Ambition

    • B. 

      Dedication

    • C. 

      Persistence

    • D. 

      Glory

  • 6. 
    When was this? A trio called the Ambassadors was formed in Edinburgh, Scotland, by 16-year - old Alan Longmuir on acoustic guitar, his younger brother Derek Longmuir on drums, and their older cousin Neil Porteous on acoustic guitar.
    • A. 

      1962

    • B. 

      1963

    • C. 

      1964

    • D. 

      1965

  • 7. 
    More successful now, the Saxons moved out of the Longmuirs' back room to practice in _______ at a church.
    • A. 

      Hermiston

    • B. 

      Sussex

    • C. 

      Leeds

    • D. 

      Edinburgh

  • 8. 
    Following in succession were _______ ", "Summerlove Sensation", and "All of Me Loves All of You".
    • A. 

      Shang-A-Lang

    • B. 

      Saturday Night

    • C. 

      Baby Love

    • D. 

      Glory

  • 9. 
    As the group's popularity swelled to superstardom in the UK, a concerted effort was made by _______ Records to launch the Rollers in North America.
    • A. 

      Arista

    • B. 

      Bell

    • C. 

      Epic

    • D. 

      Warner

  • 10. 
    Who had threatened to sue the other band members?
    • A. 

      Clark

    • B. 

      Gregory

    • C. 

      Alan

    • D. 

      Michel

  • 11. 
    According to  _______ , Rollers sold 120 million records.
    • A. 

      CNN

    • B. 

      BBC

    • C. 

      CBN

    • D. 

      ABC

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