R.E.M Rock Band Quiz

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R E M Rock Band Quizzes & Trivia

This quiz is to check your basic knowledge of R. E. M.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which obscure track sung by Mike Mills was added to R.E.M.'s "Life's Rich Pageant" album?
    • A. 

      Superman

    • B. 

      Go Speed Racer

    • C. 

      Ray Parker

    • D. 

      Gigantor

  • 2. 
    Which R.E.M. song begins with "Mott the Hoople and the game of life"?
    • A. 

      Everybody Hurts

    • B. 

      Sweetness Follows

    • C. 

      Man On The Moon

    • D. 

      Drive

  • 3. 
    What was the first record label to sign R.E.M.?
    • A. 

      Mute Records

    • B. 

      Warner Brothers

    • C. 

      I.R.S. Records

    • D. 

      Matador Records

  • 4. 
    Which R.E.M. song contains the lyric, "Lenny Bruce is not afraid"?
    • A. 

      Ages Of You

    • B. 

      Exhuming McCarthy

    • C. 

      Stand

    • D. 

      It's The End Of The World As We Know It

  • 5. 
    Which R.E.M. song won a Grammy in 1991?
    • A. 

      Radio Song

    • B. 

      Shiny Happy People

    • C. 

      Losing My Religion

    • D. 

      Near Wild Heaven

  • 6. 
    Which song on R.E.M.'s "Automatic For The People" is about suicide?
    • A. 

      Everybody Hurts

    • B. 

      Ignoreland

    • C. 

      Find The River

    • D. 

      Drive

  • 7. 
    Which song on R.E.M.'s "Automatic for the People" is about comedian Andy Kaufman?
    • A. 

      Man On The Moon

    • B. 

      Try Not To Breathe

    • C. 

      Star Me Kitten

    • D. 

      Monty Got A Raw Deal

  • 8. 
    Which R.E.M. song includes the lyric, "I forgot my shirt at the water's edge"?
    • A. 

      Low

    • B. 

      Find The River

    • C. 

      Nightswimming

    • D. 

      Me In Honey

  • 9. 
    Which R.E.M. song was written about a 1986 assault on Dan Rather?
    • A. 

      Chorus And The Ring

    • B. 

      Stand

    • C. 

      Bang And Blame

    • D. 

      What's the Frequency, Kenneth?

  • 10. 
    The chorus of which R.E.M. song says, "Please don't take a picture"?
    • A. 

      Bad Day

    • B. 

      The Great Beyond

    • C. 

      Imitation Of Life

    • D. 

      Aftermath

  • 11. 
    In which Georgia town did R.E.M. form?
    • A. 

      Athens

    • B. 

      Decatur

    • C. 

      Augusta

    • D. 

      Atlanta

  • 12. 
    Who played drums in the original lineup of R.E.M.?
    • A. 

      Michael Stipe

    • B. 

      Mike Mills

    • C. 

      Bill Berry

    • D. 

      Peter Buck

  • 13. 
    Which legend rapped on R.E.M.'S "Radio Song"?
    • A. 

      Mc Shy D

    • B. 

      Krs-One

    • C. 

      D.O.C.

    • D. 

      Heavy D

  • 14. 
    What was the name of R.E.M's first full-length album?
    • A. 

      Fables Of The Reconstruction

    • B. 

      Reckoning

    • C. 

      Chronic Town

    • D. 

      Murmur

  • 15. 
    Which R.E.M. release did "Rolling Stone" choose as the best album of 1983?
    • A. 

      Murmur

    • B. 

      Reckoning

    • C. 

      Fables Of The Reconstruction

    • D. 

      Chronic Town

  • 16. 
    What is pictured on the cover of R.E.M.'s album "Murmur"?
    • A. 

      A Photo Of The Band

    • B. 

      An Abstract Painting

    • C. 

      A Railroad Trestle

    • D. 

      An Episcopalian Church

  • 17. 
    Which R.E.M. album features the songs "Pilgrimage" and "Moral Kiosk"?
    • A. 

      Document

    • B. 

      Lifes Rich Pageant

    • C. 

      Murmur

    • D. 

      Green

  • 18. 
    What is the title of R.E.M.'s second full-length album?
    • A. 

      Automatic For The People

    • B. 

      Lifes Rich Pageant

    • C. 

      Out Of Time

    • D. 

      Reckoning

  • 19. 
    Which R.E.M. song was written about the owner of a used car lot in Georgia?
    • A. 

      Pop Song 89

    • B. 

      Driver 8

    • C. 

      Wendell Gee

    • D. 

      Can't Get There From Here

  • 20. 
    Which song on R.E.M.'s album "Lifes Rich Pageant" is about acid rain?
    • A. 

      Fall On Me

    • B. 

      Begin The Begin

    • C. 

      Underneath The Bunker

    • D. 

      These Days

  • 21. 
    The songs "Underneath The Bunker" and "Cuyahoga" appear on which R.E.M. album?
    • A. 

      Reckoning

    • B. 

      Lifes Rich Pageant

    • C. 

      Murmur

    • D. 

      Document

  • 22. 
    What is the title of R.E.M.'s 1987 compilation of rarities and B-sides?
    • A. 

      Around The Sun

    • B. 

      Eponymous

    • C. 

      B-Sides And Rarities

    • D. 

      Dead Letter Office

  • 23. 
    R.E.M.'s "Dead Letter Office" included a cover of "Crazy" by which Athens, GA band?
    • A. 

      Love Tractor

    • B. 

      Chickasaw Mudd Puppies

    • C. 

      The B-52's

    • D. 

      Pylon

  • 24. 
    What was the last album of new material that R.E.M. released on IRS Records?
    • A. 

      Out Of Time

    • B. 

      Green

    • C. 

      Document

    • D. 

      Fables Of The Reconstruction

  • 25. 
    What was R.E.M.'s first top ten single in the U.S.?
    • A. 

      Stand

    • B. 

      Losing My Religion

    • C. 

      The One I Love

    • D. 

      Orange Crush

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