Test Your Knowledge On Van Halen

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Van Halen Quizzes & Trivia

Do you really know everything about Van Halen Rock Band?


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Under what name did Van Halen submit their first demo tape?
    • A. 

      Mammoth

    • B. 

      Rat Salade

    • C. 

      Cream Jr.

    • D. 

      Daddy Longlegs

  • 2. 
    Eddie Van Halen ruined what guitar while learning to re-fret?
    • A. 

      Gibson 335

    • B. 

      Fender Stratocaster

    • C. 

      His Kramer Frankenstrat

    • D. 

      Charvel By Linn Elisworth

  • 3. 
    From whom did Van Halen rent their PA system from while doing gigs in the early years?
    • A. 

      Ronnie Montrose

    • B. 

      David Lee Roth

    • C. 

      Matt Stone

    • D. 

      Gene Simmons

  • 4. 
    Which album was the first to be recorded at Eddie Van Halen's "5150" studio?
    • A. 

      Van Halen

    • B. 

      1984

    • C. 

      Fair Warning

    • D. 

      5150

  • 5. 
    What was Eddie and Alex Van Halen's first band together?
    • A. 

      The Space Brothers

    • B. 

      Daddy Longlegs

    • C. 

      The Broken Combs

    • D. 

      Mammoth

  • 6. 
    What did Eddie use to make the shaker sound on Van Halen's "Dirty Water Dog"?
    • A. 

      A Brush

    • B. 

      The Wolfgang

    • C. 

      A Bag Of Sand

    • D. 

      A Kibasa

  • 7. 
    What was Van Halen's first #1 album?
    • A. 

      Fair Warning

    • B. 

      5150

    • C. 

      For Unlawful Carnival Knowledge

    • D. 

      1984

  • 8. 
    How old was Eddie Van Halen when he started playing guitar?
    • A. 

      14

    • B. 

      9

    • C. 

      12

    • D. 

      16

  • 9. 
    Which of these songs is an unreleased Van Halen tune?
    • A. 

      Ocean Of Fire

    • B. 

      Bullethead

    • C. 

      Swell

    • D. 

      Lady Loves Me

  • 10. 
    On the intro to Van Halen's "Could This Be Magic" what can be heard in the background?
    • A. 

      Dave Lee Roth Falling Into The Recording Equipment

    • B. 

      Rainfall

    • C. 

      Cars Going Past

    • D. 

      Boy George Talking

  • 11. 
    What was the first single released off of Van Halen's "Balance"?
    • A. 

      Not Enough

    • B. 

      Can't Stop Lovin' You

    • C. 

      Aftershock

    • D. 

      Don't Tell Me (What Love Can Do)

  • 12. 
    On what holiday did Eddie Van Halen call Sammy Hagar to say he was being "let out of" the band?
    • A. 

      Kwanzaa

    • B. 

      Presidents Day

    • C. 

      Father's Day

    • D. 

      Christmas

  • 13. 
    Who, of the following, is Eddie Van Halen's guitar tech?
    • A. 

      Jake Pierson

    • B. 

      Matt Bruck

    • C. 

      Don Landee

    • D. 

      Wolfgang Van Halen

  • 14. 
    What Van Halen song contains the lyrics "I can almost t-taste it, it burns"?
    • A. 

      Sinners Swing

    • B. 

      That's When Push Comes To Shove

    • C. 

      Unchained

    • D. 

      Mean Street

  • 15. 
    In what Van Halen song is there a reference to "JC Penny"?
    • A. 

      Black And Blue

    • B. 

      Inside

    • C. 

      Good Enough

    • D. 

      Pleasure Dome

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