The Who Rock Band Trivia

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The Who Rock Band Trivia

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  • 1. 
    Who designed the album cover for The Who's "The Who By Numbers"?
    • A. 

      Tony Bennett

    • B. 

      Pete Townshend

    • C. 

      John Entwistle

    • D. 

      Andy Warhol

  • 2. 
    What was the name of the failed Pete Townshend film/music project in which most of the material ended up on the "Who's Next" album?
    • A. 

      Pure And Easy

    • B. 

      Lifehouse

    • C. 

      Life In Harmony

    • D. 

      Meher Baba

  • 3. 
    Which Who album cover had an eerie but accidental foreshadow of Keith Moon's death?
    • A. 

      Who Are You

    • B. 

      Face Dances

    • C. 

      Odds And Sods

    • D. 

      Who By Numbers

  • 4. 
    The Who released their first single "I'm The Face/Zoot Suit" under what group name?
    • A. 

      The High Numbers

    • B. 

      The Faces

    • C. 

      The Who

    • D. 

      The Detours

  • 5. 
    Which hotel chain banned The Who for life?
    • A. 

      Hyatt

    • B. 

      Hilton

    • C. 

      Radisson

    • D. 

      Holiday Inn

  • 6. 
    What started Pete Townshend smashing guitars?
    • A. 

      He Studied Autodestruction In Art School

    • B. 

      He Was Trying To Create Distortion By Banging It Into The Amps

    • C. 

      He Was Inspired By Keith Moon Smashing Drums

    • D. 

      He Accidentally Stuck It Into A Low Ceiling And The Crowd Loved It

  • 7. 
    In the album and movie "Quadrophenia", what gang was Jimmy a member of?
    • A. 

      The Rockers

    • B. 

      The Punks

    • C. 

      The High Numbers

    • D. 

      The Mods

  • 8. 
    What band did Who member Kenny Jones play with prior to The Who?
    • A. 

      Blind Faith

    • B. 

      Derek And The Dominos

    • C. 

      The Yardbirds

    • D. 

      Small Faces

  • 9. 
    In which Who song does Roger Daltrey exclaim "You're stuck with a castrated leader"?
    • A. 

      My Generation

    • B. 

      A Man Is A Man

    • C. 

      Behind Blue Eyes

    • D. 

      Athena

  • 10. 
    Who of the following does not get mentioned in The Who song, "The Seeker"?
    • A. 

      The Beatles

    • B. 

      Bob Dylan

    • C. 

      Timothy Leary

    • D. 

      John F. Kennedy

  • 11. 
    Why does Pete Townshend yell "I Saw Ya!" at the end of "Happy Jack"?
    • A. 

      Pete Saw Moon Creeping In To Do Background Vocals

    • B. 

      It's A Lead In To I Can See For Miles

    • C. 

      One Of Pete's Kids Was Sneaking Into The Studio

    • D. 

      It's Part Of The Happy Jack Story Line

  • 12. 
    What line follows "Ever since I was a young boy" in The Who's "Pinball Wizard"?
    • A. 

      I Played Some Pinball

    • B. 

      I Was The Bally Table King

    • C. 

      I Was The Very Best

    • D. 

      I Played The Silver Ball

  • 13. 
    What famous rock-n-roller did Pete Townshend get back on stage to perform again after not playing for two years?
    • A. 

      Savoy Brown

    • B. 

      Eric Clapton

    • C. 

      Sammy Hagar

    • D. 

      Steve Winwood

  • 14. 
    Who usually wrote horn arrangements for The Who?
    • A. 

      Roger Daltrey

    • B. 

      Keith Moon

    • C. 

      Pete Townshend

    • D. 

      John Entwistle

  • 15. 
    Why is the band The Who in the "Guinness Book Of World Records"?
    • A. 

      Most People In A Band

    • B. 

      Loudest Band Ever

    • C. 

      Most Albums

    • D. 

      Most Miles Driven On Tour

  • 16. 
    What is Tommy's last name, from The Who's "Tommy"?
    • A. 

      He Doesnt Have A Last Name

    • B. 

      Townshend

    • C. 

      Walker

    • D. 

      Warner

  • 17. 
    At which London club did The Who keep a residence in the '60's?
    • A. 

      The Marquee Club

    • B. 

      The Lynx Club

    • C. 

      Golders Green Refactory

    • D. 

      The Scene Club

  • 18. 
    What is the name of Pete Townshend's brother, who is also in the music industry?
    • A. 

      Simon

    • B. 

      Patrick

    • C. 

      Russell

    • D. 

      Ralph

  • 19. 
    Whose multi-platinum 1999 album began with the sample, "The whole thing I think is sick!"?
    • A. 

      Orgy

    • B. 

      Slipknot

    • C. 

      Hed (P.E.)

    • D. 

      Incubus

  • 20. 
    Who had a #1 hit in 1957 singing "He's Got The Whole World In His Hands"?
    • A. 

      Irving Berlin

    • B. 

      Laurie London

    • C. 

      Bobby Vee

    • D. 

      Doris Day

  • 21. 
    The Who had which hit single in 1971?
    • A. 

      Desert Rose

    • B. 

      Won't Get Fooled Again

    • C. 

      Steal Away

    • D. 

      No, No, No

  • 22. 
    What was the first song that Keith Moon played with The Who during his audition at a show?
    • A. 

      Smokestack Lightning

    • B. 

      Young Man Blues

    • C. 

      Hang On Sloopy

    • D. 

      Roadrunner

  • 23. 
    What band was Keith Moon in before joining The Who?
    • A. 

      The Beachcombers

    • B. 

      Lovely Lads

    • C. 

      The Who Was His First Band

    • D. 

      The Originals

  • 24. 
    Who of the following was not a manager for The Who at some time in their career?
    • A. 

      Pete Meaden

    • B. 

      Chris Stamp

    • C. 

      Kit Lambert

    • D. 

      Shel Talmy

  • 25. 
    What audience member became famous (to Who trivia buffs) when he substituted for Keith Moon in a San Francisco concert after Keith passed out?
    • A. 

      Doug Sandom

    • B. 

      Mitch Mitchell

    • C. 

      Simon Phillips

    • D. 

      Scott Halpin

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