Talking Heads Rock Band Quiz

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  • 1. 
    Who was the lead singer of the Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Richard Butler

    • B. 

      Chris Stein

    • C. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • D. 

      David Byrne

  • 2. 
    Which classic Talking Heads song was their first minor chart hit in 1977?
    • A. 

      Psycho Killer

    • B. 

      And She Was

    • C. 

      Take Me To The River

    • D. 

      Uh-Oh

  • 3. 
    What was the name of the award winning documentary about the Talking Heads called?
    • A. 

      Devotional

    • B. 

      It Couldn't Happen Here

    • C. 

      Stop Making Sense

    • D. 

      Road Movie

  • 4. 
    What is the name of the New Wave band set up by Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth formally of Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Subterranean

    • B. 

      Tom Tom Club

    • C. 

      Dark Sneak Love Action

    • D. 

      Genius Of Love

  • 5. 
    What is the name of the Talking Heads' box set released in 2003?
    • A. 

      Once In A Lifetime

    • B. 

      I Zimbra

    • C. 

      And She Was

    • D. 

      Psycho Killer

  • 6. 
    In which Talking Heads song does David Byrne sing in French?
    • A. 

      Life During Wartime

    • B. 

      (Nothing But) Flowers

    • C. 

      Road To Nowhere

    • D. 

      Psycho Killer

  • 7. 
    Who are the original members of the Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      David, Jerry, Chris

    • B. 

      David, Tina, Chris

    • C. 

      Tina, Jerry, David

    • D. 

      Tina, Jerry, Chris

  • 8. 
    Which Talking Heads LP had their first Top 10 hit "Burning Down The House"?
    • A. 

      Little Creatures

    • B. 

      Remain In Light

    • C. 

      Speaking In Tongues

    • D. 

      True Stories

  • 9. 
    Where did David Byrne, Chris Franz and Tina Weymouth of the Talking Heads first meet?
    • A. 

      New York University

    • B. 

      The Art Institute Of New York

    • C. 

      Brown University

    • D. 

      The Rhode Island School Of Design

  • 10. 
    What was the Talking Heads' first album called?
    • A. 

      More Songs About Buildings And Food

    • B. 

      Remain In Light

    • C. 

      Talking Heads: 77

    • D. 

      Fear Of Music

  • 11. 
    Who produced the Talking Heads' album "More Songs About Buildings And Food"?
    • A. 

      Todd Rundgren

    • B. 

      Brian Eno

    • C. 

      Steve Lillywhite

    • D. 

      Daniel Lanois

  • 12. 
    What is the name of the first movie that David Byrne directed?
    • A. 

      Once In A Lifetime

    • B. 

      Stop Making Sense

    • C. 

      True Stories

    • D. 

      Take Me To The River

  • 13. 
    Which fellow member of the Talking Heads did Tina Weymouth marry?
    • A. 

      David Byrne

    • B. 

      Jonathan Richman

    • C. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • D. 

      Chris Franz

  • 14. 
    What was the name of the first band formed by David Byrne and Chris Frantz prior to their stint in Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      The Aristocrats

    • B. 

      The Artistics

    • C. 

      The Acoustics

    • D. 

      The Actors

  • 15. 
    On which album did David Byrne's collaborations with Philip Glass appear?
    • A. 

      Forgetting

    • B. 

      Open The Kingdom

    • C. 

      Changing Opinion

    • D. 

      Songs From Liquid Days

  • 16. 
    Who originally performed "Take Me to the River", a song covered by the Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Isaac Hayes

    • B. 

      Curtis Mayfield

    • C. 

      Al Green

    • D. 

      Sly Stone

  • 17. 
    Talking Heads great film "Stop Making Sense" was directed by?
    • A. 

      Alex Cole

    • B. 

      David Byrne

    • C. 

      Robert Stigwood

    • D. 

      Jonathan Demme

  • 18. 
    Who was the bass player for Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • B. 

      Tina Weymouth

    • C. 

      David Byrne

    • D. 

      Chris Frantz

  • 19. 
    Which Talking Head was once a Modern Lover?
    • A. 

      David Byrne

    • B. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • C. 

      Tina Weymouth

    • D. 

      Jonathan Richman

  • 20. 
    Who was the last member to join the Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Jonathan Richman

    • B. 

      Brian Eno

    • C. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • D. 

      David Byrne

  • 21. 
    Who created the cover art for the Talking Heads' album "Little Creatures"?
    • A. 

      Roy Lichtenstein

    • B. 

      Jasper Johns

    • C. 

      Jackson Pollock

    • D. 

      Howard Finster

  • 22. 
    Who was missing from the 1996 "reunion" of Talking Heads?
    • A. 

      Jerry Harrison

    • B. 

      Chris Franz

    • C. 

      David Byrne

    • D. 

      Tina Weymouth

  • 23. 
    In which country was David Byrne born?
    • A. 

      Scotland

    • B. 

      U.S.

    • C. 

      Ireland

    • D. 

      England

  • 24. 
    What is the name of the theatrical score that David Byrne wrote in 1981?
    • A. 

      The Here And Now

    • B. 

      The Keyboardist

    • C. 

      The Catherine Wheel

    • D. 

      The Wedding Song

  • 25. 
    For which film score did Talking Heads frontman David Byrne win an Academy Award?
    • A. 

      The Last Emperor

    • B. 

      Mystery Train

    • C. 

      Until The End Of The World

    • D. 

      Cal

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