Are You A True Metalhead?

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Are You A True Metalhead? - Quiz

Heavy metal music is not for everyone and if you are able to listen to it and get the message and history then you qualify to be a true metal head. The test below is designed to distinguish the real ones from the fake ones who try to identify with the culture. Try it!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    What does 666 mean?

  • 2. 

    Did Pantera go on tour with 3 other bands ( the big 4 )

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    B. False
    Explanation
    Pantera did not go on tour with 3 other bands known as the "big 4". The "big 4" refers to the four American thrash metal bands - Metallica, Megadeth, Slayer, and Anthrax - who are considered pioneers of the genre. While Pantera was a highly influential band in the metal scene, they were not part of the "big 4" and did not tour with these bands.

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  • 3. 

    If your 555 them i'm -__________

    Correct Answer
    666
    Explanation
    The given answer, "666", is the continuation of the phrase "If your 555 them i'm -" which is a play on words. It is a reference to the common phrase "If you're 555, then I'm 666" which was popularized by the band Slipknot in their song "Heretic Anthem". In this context, "555" represents a number associated with change or transformation, and "666" is often associated with the devil or evil. The answer is a humorous response implying that if someone is "555" then the speaker is even more extreme or intense, represented by the number "666".

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  • 4. 

    Who is the lead singer of a band called Megadeth

    • A.

      James Hetfield

    • B.

      Corey Taylor

    • C.

      Dave Mustiane

    Correct Answer
    C. Dave Mustiane
    Explanation
    Dave Mustaine is the correct answer because he is the lead singer of the band Megadeth. He co-founded the band in 1983 after being fired from Metallica, another popular heavy metal band. Mustaine is known for his aggressive vocal style and his guitar playing skills, which have contributed to Megadeth's success and influence in the thrash metal genre.

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  • 5. 

    Cliff Burton died in which year? Rest In Peace

    Correct Answer
    1986
    Master Of Puppets Tour 1986
    Explanation
    The answer is 1986 because Cliff Burton died during the Master of Puppets Tour in that year.

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  • 6. 

    Dave Mustiane said G.L.A.M rock stand for what?

    Correct Answer
    Gay L A Music
  • 7. 

    What is Slipknots genre

    • A.

      Thrash (lol)

    • B.

      Nu

    • C.

      Heavy

    Correct Answer
    B. Nu
    Explanation
    Slipknot's genre is nu metal. Nu metal is a subgenre of heavy metal that emerged in the late 1990s. It combines elements of alternative metal, groove metal, and industrial metal, with influences from hip hop, grunge, and electronic music. Slipknot is known for their aggressive and heavy sound, characterized by downtuned guitars, intense percussion, and aggressive vocals. They are often associated with the nu metal movement and have been influential in shaping the genre.

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  • 8. 

    Which of the following bands is considered one of the pioneers of metal music?

    • A.

      Led Zeppelin 

    • B.

      Black Sabbath

    Correct Answer
    B. Black Sabbath
    Explanation
    Black Sabbath is considered one of the pioneers of metal music, blending heavy guitar riffs, ominous lyrics, and dark themes to create a distinctive sound. Their eponymous debut album in 1970 is often cited as the birth of heavy metal, influencing countless bands and shaping the genre's trajectory.

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  • 9. 

    When is Dimebag Darrel's birthday?

    • A.

      1966 August 20th

    • B.

      1964 December 20th

    • C.

      1965 June 5th

    Correct Answer
    A. 1966 August 20th
    Explanation
    Born on August 20, 1966, in Ennis, Texas, Darrell Lance Abbott was the second son of Carolyn and Jerry Abbott, the latter being a notable country music producer.

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  • 10. 

    How many albums did Metallica have in 1991?

    Correct Answer
    5, Five , five
    Explanation
    Metallica had a total of 5 albums until 1991. They are Kill 'Em All (1983), Ride the Lightning (1984), Master of Puppets (1986), ...And Justice for All (1988), Metallica (also known as "The Black Album") (1991)

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  • 11. 

    Was Pantera's guitar play shot when he died? ( R.I.P)

    • A.

      True

    • B.

      False

    Correct Answer
    A. True
    Explanation
    The question is asking if Pantera's guitar play was shot when he died. The answer "True" implies that Pantera's guitar play was indeed shot when he died. This suggests that Pantera, a famous guitarist, was killed by a gunshot.

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  • 12. 

    __________, the co-lead guitarist of Slayer died of liver failure in 2013.

    Correct Answer
    Jeff Hanneman
    Explanation
    Jeff Hanneman, the co-founder and co-lead guitarist and founding member of the iconic thrash metal band Slayer, sadly passed away on May 2, 2013. Hanneman's death was a profound loss to the world of heavy metal music. He was known for his exceptional guitar skills and songwriting contributions to Slayer, helping to shape the band's signature sound and contributing to some of their most influential albums. 

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