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  • 1. 

    What was the longest song on George Thorogood's CD "Greatest Hits: 30 Years of Rock"?

    • A.

      We Drink Together

    • B.

      One For The Money

    • C.

      Three Drinks For Me

    • D.

      One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer

    Correct Answer
    D. One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer." This song is the longest on George Thorogood's CD "Greatest Hits: 30 Years of Rock."

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  • 2. 

    In 1973 George Thorogood formed what backup band?

    • A.

      The Destroyers

    • B.

      The Beaver Brown Band

    • C.

      The Imploders

    • D.

      The Knights

    Correct Answer
    A. The Destroyers
    Explanation
    In 1973, George Thorogood formed a backup band called The Destroyers. This band has been his primary backing band throughout his career and is known for their blues-rock sound. They have released numerous albums and have been a staple of Thorogood's live performances. The Destroyers have played a significant role in shaping Thorogood's musical style and have contributed to his success as a musician.

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  • 3. 

    What was the first label George Thorogood and The Destroyers hooked up with?

    • A.

      Apple

    • B.

      Lowdown

    • C.

      Rounder

    • D.

      Squarer

    Correct Answer
    C. Rounder
    Explanation
    George Thorogood and The Destroyers first hooked up with the label Rounder.

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  • 4. 

    What George Thorogood album was released in 1978?

    • A.

      Here Forever

    • B.

      Into The Night

    • C.

      Move It On Over

    • D.

      Over The Mountain

    Correct Answer
    C. Move It On Over
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Move It On Over." This album by George Thorogood was released in 1978.

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  • 5. 

    George Thorogood's band The Destroyers was sometimes known as what?

    • A.

      The Battleships

    • B.

      The Delaware Destroyers

    • C.

      The Dueling Destroyers

    • D.

      The Dynamic Duo

    Correct Answer
    B. The Delaware Destroyers
    Explanation
    George Thorogood's band The Destroyers was sometimes known as The Delaware Destroyers because they were originally formed in Wilmington, Delaware. This name helped to differentiate them from other bands and also reflected their roots and connection to the state.

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  • 6. 

    What is on the album cover of George Thorogood's 1986 "Live"?

    • A.

      George Doing A Handstand

    • B.

      Hands Reaching Toward Him

    • C.

      A Crowd Of 600

    • D.

      It Is Solid Black

    Correct Answer
    B. Hands Reaching Toward Him
    Explanation
    The album cover of George Thorogood's 1986 "Live" features hands reaching toward him. This suggests a sense of connection and interaction between the artist and the audience, capturing the energy and excitement of a live performance.

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  • 7. 

    Where was George Thorogood born?

    • A.

      Wilmington, DE

    • B.

      Richmond, VA

    • C.

      Newark, NJ

    • D.

      Orlando, FL

    Correct Answer
    A. Wilmington, DE
    Explanation
    George Thorogood was born in Wilmington, DE.

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  • 8. 

    What George Thorogood album was released in 1995?

    • A.

      Forever Young

    • B.

      Here And Now

    • C.

      Get Over It

    • D.

      Let's Work Together

    Correct Answer
    D. Let's Work Together
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Let's Work Together" because it is the only option that is an album title. "Forever Young," "Here And Now," and "Get Over It" are not album titles by George Thorogood.

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  • 9. 

    George Thorogood was a semi pro what before getting into music?

    • A.

      Football Player

    • B.

      Racecar Driver

    • C.

      Baseball Player

    • D.

      Basketball Player

    Correct Answer
    C. Baseball Player
    Explanation
    George Thorogood was a semi-pro baseball player before getting into music.

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  • 10. 

    What did George Thorogood do to keep his crowds small?

    • A.

      Only Sold 100 Tickets

    • B.

      Played Under Pseudonyms

    • C.

      Only Let 50 And Older In

    • D.

      Wait Until Same Day To Sell Tickets

    Correct Answer
    B. Played Under Pseudonyms
    Explanation
    George Thorogood kept his crowds small by playing under pseudonyms. This means that he performed under different names or aliases, which may have made it difficult for his fans to identify or locate his shows. By doing so, he intentionally limited the number of people attending his concerts, resulting in smaller crowds.

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  • 11. 

    What is George Thorogood going to do "If You Don't Start Drinkin'"?

    • A.

      I'm Gonna Scream

    • B.

      I'm Gonna Be So Happy

    • C.

      I'm Gonna Have To Quit

    • D.

      I'm Gonna Leave

    Correct Answer
    D. I'm Gonna Leave
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I'm Gonna Leave." The question is asking what George Thorogood is going to do if the person he is addressing does not start drinking. The phrase "I'm gonna leave" implies that he will end the relationship or situation if the person does not comply with his request.

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  • 12. 

    What George Thorogood album was released in May 2006?

    • A.

      Quittin Time

    • B.

      Good Times Are Here

    • C.

      We're Back

    • D.

      The Hard Stuff

    Correct Answer
    D. The Hard Stuff
    Explanation
    In May 2006, George Thorogood released an album titled "The Hard Stuff".

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  • 13. 

    Which of the following is from George Thorogood's "Bad to the Bone" album, 1982?

    • A.

      Over The Rainbow

    • B.

      Standing On Top

    • C.

      Back To Wentzville

    • D.

      Margaritaville

    Correct Answer
    C. Back To Wentzville
    Explanation
    "Back To Wentzville" is from George Thorogood's "Bad to the Bone" album, released in 1982.

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  • 14. 

    What George Thorogood album included the song "American Made", released 3/25/03?

    • A.

      Ride 'Til I Die

    • B.

      Forever Strong

    • C.

      Riding Forever

    • D.

      Get On With Life

    Correct Answer
    A. Ride 'Til I Die
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Ride 'Til I Die". This album by George Thorogood included the song "American Made" and was released on March 25, 2003.

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  • 15. 

    George Thorogood's song "Delaware Slide" appeared on what 1977 album?

    • A.

      Going Back

    • B.

      George Thorogood & The Destroyers

    • C.

      Bad News

    • D.

      Hard Times

    Correct Answer
    B. George Thorogood & The Destroyers
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "George Thorogood & The Destroyers" because the question asks which album "Delaware Slide" appeared on, and this is the only option that includes George Thorogood's name in the album title.

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  • 16. 

    George Thorogood's 2004 "Greatest Hits" CD had how many previously unreleased songs?

    • A.

      2

    • B.

      1

    • C.

      3

    • D.

      4

    Correct Answer
    A. 2
    Explanation
    George Thorogood's 2004 "Greatest Hits" CD had 2 previously unreleased songs.

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  • 17. 

    Who inspired George Thorogood to play in 1970?

    • A.

      Joe Walsh

    • B.

      John Hammond

    • C.

      Bob Dylan

    • D.

      George Michael

    Correct Answer
    B. John Hammond
    Explanation
    John Hammond inspired George Thorogood to play in 1970. John Hammond was a record producer and talent scout who played a significant role in discovering and promoting various influential musicians, including Bob Dylan. Thorogood was inspired by Hammond's work and talent, which motivated him to pursue a career in music.

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  • 18. 

    In 1973 who was George Thorogood and The Destroyers' guitar player?

    • A.

      John White

    • B.

      Ron Smith

    • C.

      Bill Engval

    • D.

      Bobby Don

    Correct Answer
    B. Ron Smith
    Explanation
    Ron Smith was the guitar player for George Thorogood and The Destroyers in 1973.

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  • 19. 

    Which of these is a line from George Thorogood's "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer"?

    • A.

      Drinking My Life Away

    • B.

      I Said, "No, Can't Find No Job"

    • C.

      Now I Lost Count

    • D.

      Then Start All Over Again

    Correct Answer
    B. I Said, "No, Can't Find No Job"
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "I Said, 'No, Can't Find No Job'". This line is from George Thorogood's song "One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer". It reflects the narrator's frustration and desperation as they express their inability to find a job.

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  • 20. 

    How many tracks were on George Thorogood's "Greatest Hits: 30 Years of Rock"?

    • A.

      7

    • B.

      11

    • C.

      16

    • D.

      25

    Correct Answer
    C. 16
    Explanation
    George Thorogood's "Greatest Hits: 30 Years of Rock" album contains a total of 16 tracks.

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