Classic Rock Music Quiz! Trivia

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Classic Rock Music Quiz! Trivia

Are you a fan of classic rock music? Did you know that Jimi Hendrix was inspired by a dream in which he could walk on water for the song Purple Haze? There is a lot of outstanding music created ten years ago when it comes to rock music, and the quiz below is designed for all the people who think they know about rock music. If you are up to the challenge, give it a try!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is Motorhead's Lemmy Kilmister's real first name?
    • A. 

      Phil

    • B. 

      Sven

    • C. 

      Ian

    • D. 

      Theodore

  • 2. 
    In the movie "Help", Paul plays what on the beach in the Bahamas?
    • A. 

      A Woman

    • B. 

      The Fool

    • C. 

      Drums

    • D. 

      Bass

  • 3. 
    Which famous musician does bassist Flea have a tattoo of on his left arm?
    • A. 

      Miles Davis

    • B. 

      Jimi Hendrix

    • C. 

      Mick Jagger

    • D. 

      John Lennon

  • 4. 
    Where did the band Godsmack originate from?
    • A. 

      New Jersey

    • B. 

      Detroit

    • C. 

      Kansas City

    • D. 

      Boston

  • 5. 
    Where is Brian Epstein buried?
    • A. 

      A Jewish Cemetery In Liverpool

    • B. 

      Sefton Park

    • C. 

      London

    • D. 

      Strawberry Fields

  • 6. 
    Brian Epstein's store was called NEMS, what does NEMS mean?
    • A. 

      Northern England Music Stores

    • B. 

      National Easy Music Stores

    • C. 

      National End Music Stores

    • D. 

      North End Music Stores

  • 7. 
    Who wrote the song "I Me Mine" on the Beatle's "Let It Be" album?
    • A. 

      Ringo

    • B. 

      John

    • C. 

      George

    • D. 

      Paul

  • 8. 
    What was the first record released under Buddy Holly's name rather than as The Crickets?
    • A. 

      Peggy Sue

    • B. 

      Not Fade Away

    • C. 

      Rave On

    • D. 

      Maybe Baby

  • 9. 
    Which group recorded the 1967 million-selling hit "The Letter"?
    • A. 

      Vinegar Joe

    • B. 

      The Box Tops

    • C. 

      Bread

    • D. 

      The Bee Gees

  • 10. 
    What was The Jamies' summertime hit of September 1958?
    • A. 

      Summertime, Summertime

    • B. 

      In The Good Old Summertime

    • C. 

      Here Comes Summer

    • D. 

      Summertime Is Here

  • 11. 
    What was Stan Freberg's Christmas hit of 1958?
    • A. 

      Blue Christmas

    • B. 

      Green Christmas

    • C. 

      Tinkle Tinkle Christmas

    • D. 

      Shiny Dollar Christmas

  • 12. 
    How old were Patience and Prudence when they recorded Tonight You Belong To Me in 1956?
    • A. 

      Twelve And Seventeen

    • B. 

      Ten And Eleven

    • C. 

      Ten And Thirteen

    • D. 

      Eleven And Fourteen

  • 13. 
    What does Syd Barret get in yellow shoes?
    • A. 

      Around Scary People

    • B. 

      The Blues

    • C. 

      Sick

    • D. 

      What He Wants

  • 14. 
    Who recorded the first metal/rap song?
    • A. 

      Usher And The Vines

    • B. 

      Aerosmith And Run DMC

    • C. 

      Puff Daddy And Jimmy Page

    • D. 

      NWA And White Snake

  • 15. 
    In which 1960's band did Peter Tork play?
    • A. 

      The Dave Clark 5

    • B. 

      The Monkees

    • C. 

      The Animals

    • D. 

      The Cowsills

  • 16. 
    What band had a hit with the song, "Money For Nothing"?
    • A. 

      Def Leppard

    • B. 

      Depeche Mode

    • C. 

      Phish

    • D. 

      Dire Straits

  • 17. 
    Who sang "Everybody's talkin' "bout the new sound; funny, but it's still rock and roll to me"?
    • A. 

      Billy Joel

    • B. 

      Bob Dylan

    • C. 

      Ja Rule

    • D. 

      Meatloaf

  • 18. 
    Derrick Green sang for which band prior to fronting Sepultura?
    • A. 

      Head Stance

    • B. 

      Fallout

    • C. 

      R.O.T.

    • D. 

      Outface

  • 19. 
    What group hit the charts with the song "You Really Got me"?
    • A. 

      The Kinks

    • B. 

      Judas Priest

    • C. 

      The Animals

    • D. 

      Kansas

  • 20. 
    What nationality is Dimmu Borgir guitarist Astennu?
    • A. 

      Australian

    • B. 

      Norwegian

    • C. 

      German

    • D. 

      British

  • 21. 
    Which 60's legendary British band had a hit in the 80's with the charming "Come Dancing"?
    • A. 

      Yes

    • B. 

      Jethro Tull

    • C. 

      Pink Floyd

    • D. 

      The Kinks

  • 22. 
    In "Paperback Writer" what was the novel based on?
    • A. 

      A Lady Named Eleanor

    • B. 

      No-One In Particular

    • C. 

      A Man Named Lear

    • D. 

      Paul McCartney

  • 23. 
    Lou Gramm was the lead singer from what hit-making band?
    • A. 

      Asia

    • B. 

      R.E.O. Speedwagon

    • C. 

      Foreigner

    • D. 

      Air Supply

  • 24. 
    Which European hard rock band had a hit with "Twilight Zone" in the mid-1980s?
    • A. 

      Pulnoc

    • B. 

      Quicksilver Messenger Service

    • C. 

      Foghat

    • D. 

      Golden Earring

  • 25. 
    Which of these bands had a lead singer that contracted the AIDS virus in the '80s?
    • A. 

      Quiet Riot

    • B. 

      Stray Cats

    • C. 

      All Of Them

    • D. 

      Queen

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