Music Quiz 1: Grunge

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Music Quiz 1: Grunge

Think you know all about music? Take the first quiz in our music quiz series and see how much you know about the pinnacle of the 90's music scene, the grunge genre. (Ok, that statement may be a little exaggerated, but you get the picture. )


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of the following is not a Nirvana album?
    • A. 

      Nevermind

    • B. 

      In Utero

    • C. 

      Incesticide

    • D. 

      Bleach

    • E. 

      Superunknown

  • 2. 
    Who is this artist?
    • A. 

      Billy Corgan

    • B. 

      Kurt Cobain

    • C. 

      Eddie Vedder

    • D. 

      Bruce Pearl

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 3. 
    Which of the following artists was not part of the Seattle grunge scene?
    • A. 

      Alice in Chains

    • B. 

      Nirvana

    • C. 

      Mudhoney

    • D. 

      Stone Temple Pilots

    • E. 

      Pearl Jam

  • 4. 
    Complete this famous line: "With the lights out... it's less dangerous... so come on now... _____________ us"
    • A. 

      Entertain

  • 5. 
    Which of the following grunge bands did not have its frontman die of a heroin-related overdose?
    • A. 

      Nirvana

    • B. 

      Mother Love Bone

    • C. 

      Alice in Chains

    • D. 

      Soundgarden

    • E. 

      All of the above died of a heroin-related overdose

  • 6. 
    Which of the following bands produced such hit songs as "Even Flow," "Go," and "Do the Evolution?"
    • A. 

      U7

    • B. 

      Pearl Jam

    • C. 

      The Melvins

    • D. 

      Love Battery

    • E. 

      Temple of the Dog

  • 7. 
    Complete this famous line: "I'm ... the man ... in the ______"
    • A. 

      Box

  • 8. 
    Which of the following musical qualities is not at all associated with most grunge rock?
    • A. 

      Raw sound

    • B. 

      Distortion

    • C. 

      Downtempo

    • D. 

      Dissonance

    • E. 

      Low amplitude

  • 9. 
    Complete this famous line: "Despite all my rage I am still just a _____ in a cage"
    • A. 

      Rat

  • 10. 
    Which of the following albums was not considered a large commercial success?
    • A. 

      Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness

    • B. 

      Bleach

    • C. 

      Alice in Chains

    • D. 

      Vs.

    • E. 

      Badmotorfinger