Classic Rock Music Quiz: Trivia!

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Classic Rock Music Quiz: Trivia!

Are you a fan of classic rock? Back in the day, there were countless bands that made history. The first band that typically comes to mind is the Rolling Stones. There is virtually no one who has not heard of them. Nirvana is now considered classic rock. Classic rock tends to be defined by how long ago the music came out and its impact on music. Get ready to rock n roll with this quiz.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Where did the first Woodstock take place?
    • A. 

      Max Yasgur's Bethel Farm

    • B. 

      Max Yasgur's Woodstock Farm

    • C. 

      Chip Munk's Woodstock Farm

    • D. 

      Country Joe's Bethel Farm

  • 2. 
    The Monkees had three number one singles, which of these is not one?
    • A. 

      Pleasant Valley Sunday

    • B. 

      Last Train To Clarksville

    • C. 

      I'm A Believer

    • D. 

      Daydream Believer

  • 3. 
    Harry Nilsson and what rocker inquired about becoming one of The Monkees?
    • A. 

      Bryan Adams

    • B. 

      Alice Cooper

    • C. 

      Steven Stills

    • D. 

      Neil Young

  • 4. 
    "I'm A Believer" and "Summer In The City" were big hits in what year?
    • A. 

      1960

    • B. 

      1969

    • C. 

      1966

    • D. 

      1963

  • 5. 
    "I want to shoot the whole day down", is a line from what 80's song?
    • A. 

      Tuesday's Gone

    • B. 

      Monday Monday

    • C. 

      I Don't Like Mondays

    • D. 

      Sunday Morning

  • 6. 
    What rock artist revealed his bisexuality in a 1972 interview with Melody Maker?
    • A. 

      Frank Zappa

    • B. 

      Rod Stewart

    • C. 

      Elton John

    • D. 

      David Bowie

  • 7. 
    Where was the 1971 Concert for Bangla Desh held?
    • A. 

      Fillmore East

    • B. 

      Madison Square Garden

    • C. 

      Houston Astrodome

    • D. 

      Carnegie Hall

  • 8. 
    What was the best selling LP of 1971?
    • A. 

      Superfly, Curtis Mayfield

    • B. 

      Tapestry, Carole King

    • C. 

      Harvest , Neil Young

    • D. 

      Dark Side Of The Moon, Pink Floyd

  • 9. 
    What band was Ron "Pigpen" McKernan a member of?
    • A. 

      King Crimson

    • B. 

      America

    • C. 

      Grateful Dead

    • D. 

      Hot Tuna

  • 10. 
    Whose 70's LP was "The Low Spark of High Heeled Boys"?
    • A. 

      Uriah Heep

    • B. 

      Cream

    • C. 

      Traffic

    • D. 

      Mountain

  • 11. 
    What supergroup had the hit song "From the Beginning"?
    • A. 

      Emerson, Lake And Palmer

    • B. 

      Yes

    • C. 

      King Crimson

    • D. 

      Blind Faith

  • 12. 
    The classic 1968 recording of "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida", was how many minutes long?
    • A. 

      8 Minutes

    • B. 

      12 Minutes

    • C. 

      24 Minutes

    • D. 

      17 Minutes

  • 13. 
    What band received the honor of being the last act to play the Fillmore East?
    • A. 

      Iron Butterfly

    • B. 

      The Allman Brothers

    • C. 

      38 Special

    • D. 

      The Who

  • 14. 
    Who wrote "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes"?
    • A. 

      Judy Collins

    • B. 

      Stephen Stills

    • C. 

      Joni Mitchell

    • D. 

      Leon Russell

  • 15. 
    What year was Stephen Stills born?
    • A. 

      1945

    • B. 

      1940

    • C. 

      1956

    • D. 

      1952

  • 16. 
    Mark Farner was the lead singer of which classic rock band?
    • A. 

      Blue Oyster Cult

    • B. 

      Van Halen

    • C. 

      Grand Funk Railroad

    • D. 

      Boston

  • 17. 
    What guitar great released the LP "Blow By Blow"?
    • A. 

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B. 

      Jeff Beck

    • C. 

      Alvin Lee

    • D. 

      Stevie Ray Vaughn

  • 18. 
    What band did raspy-voiced singer Steve Marriott front?
    • A. 

      Stillwater

    • B. 

      Humble Pie

    • C. 

      Mott The Hoople

    • D. 

      Bad Company

  • 19. 
    "Out past the cornfields where the woods got heavy, Out in the back seat of my ..." what?
    • A. 

      Old Chevy

    • B. 

      Daddy's Car

    • C. 

      60 Chevy

    • D. 

      50 Chevy

  • 20. 
    What song starts with the lyrics, "As time goes on, I realize, just what you mean"?
    • A. 

      Where Do We Go From Here

    • B. 

      Wake Up Sunshine

    • C. 

      25 Or 6 To 4

    • D. 

      Colour My World

  • 21. 
    Who sang about "Amphetamine Annie"?
    • A. 

      Vanilla Fudge

    • B. 

      Canned Heat

    • C. 

      Emerson Lake And Palmer

    • D. 

      Spencer Davis Group

  • 22. 
    Which rocker was born first?
    • A. 

      Jimi Hendrix

    • B. 

      John Lennon

    • C. 

      Steven Tyler

    • D. 

      Grace Slick

  • 23. 
    Who sang about John Barleycorn?
    • A. 

      Traffic

    • B. 

      Procol Harum

    • C. 

      Rare Earth

    • D. 

      Deep Purple

  • 24. 
    In the classic song "Smoke on the Water", "..funky" who was "running in and out"?
    • A. 

      Funky Claude

    • B. 

      Funky Phil

    • C. 

      Funky Len

    • D. 

      Funky Joe

  • 25. 
    What band named two of their albums after movies by The Marx Brothers?
    • A. 

      The Rolling Stones

    • B. 

      Aerosmith

    • C. 

      Heart

    • D. 

      Queen

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