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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 

    Which novelist inspired Zevon's nickname "F. Scott Fitzevon"?

    • A.

      Charles Thoreau

    • B.

      Charles Dickens

    • C.

      F. Scott Fitzgerald

    • D.

      John Steinbeck

    Correct Answer
    C. F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Explanation
    Zevon's nickname "F. Scott Fitzevon" is a clear reference to F. Scott Fitzgerald, the American novelist known for his iconic works such as "The Great Gatsby" and "Tender Is the Night." This nickname is a play on words, combining Zevon's own name with Fitzgerald's, suggesting that Zevon was inspired by Fitzgerald's writing and perhaps sought to emulate his style or themes in his own work.

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  • 2. 

    Who famous musician produced Warren Zevon's major-label debut?

    • A.

      The Everly Brothers

    • B.

      Joni Mitchell

    • C.

      Bob Dylan

    • D.

      Jackson Browne

    Correct Answer
    D. Jackson Browne
    Explanation
    Jackson Browne produced Warren Zevon's major-label debut.

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  • 3. 

    What Warren Zevon song did Linda Ronstadt cover in 1977?

    • A.

      Jeannie Needs A Shooter

    • B.

      Carmelita

    • C.

      A Certain Girl

    • D.

      Charlie's Medication

    Correct Answer
    B. Carmelita
    Explanation
    Linda Ronstadt covered the Warren Zevon song "Carmelita" in 1977.

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  • 4. 

    What was the name of the final Warren Zevon album?

    • A.

      My Ride's Here

    • B.

      Mr. Bad Example

    • C.

      Life'll Kill Ya

    • D.

      The Wind

    Correct Answer
    D. The Wind
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "The Wind". This was the final album released by Warren Zevon before his death in 2003. The album was highly acclaimed and featured guest appearances from various musicians, including Bruce Springsteen, Tom Petty, and Jackson Browne. "The Wind" received widespread praise for its introspective and poignant lyrics, as well as Zevon's powerful performances despite his declining health. The album was a fitting swan song for Zevon's career and is considered one of his finest works.

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  • 5. 

    Who originally recorded Zevon's hit single "A Certain Girl"?

    • A.

      Cream

    • B.

      Yardbirds

    • C.

      Yes

    • D.

      Bruce Springsteen

    Correct Answer
    B. Yardbirds
    Explanation
    The Yardbirds originally recorded Zevon's hit single "A Certain Girl".

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