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  • 1. 

    Who was the only constant member of the band Suicidal Tendencies from 1983 to 2000?

    • A.

      Steve Brunner

    • B.

      Mike Muir

    • C.

      Mike Ball

    • D.

      Ron Brunner, Jr.

    Correct Answer
    B. Mike Muir
    Explanation
    Mike Muir is the correct answer because he was the only constant member of the band Suicidal Tendencies from 1983 to 2000. This means that while other members may have come and gone during that time period, Mike Muir remained a consistent member of the band.

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  • 2. 

    What future famous bassist played with Suicidal Tendencies as "Stymee"?

    • A.

      Cliff Burton

    • B.

      Ron McGovney

    • C.

      Jason Newsted

    • D.

      Robert Trujillo

    Correct Answer
    D. Robert Trujillo
    Explanation
    Robert Trujillo is the correct answer because he played with Suicidal Tendencies under the name "Stymee". Trujillo is a famous bassist known for his work with Metallica, but before joining Metallica, he played with Suicidal Tendencies in the late 1980s. During his time with the band, he used the stage name "Stymee" and contributed to their album "Lights...Camera...Revolution!". Trujillo's talent and contributions to the music industry have solidified his status as a future famous bassist.

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  • 3. 

    Why was Mike Muir of Suicidal Tendencies detained by the U.S. Secret Service?

    • A.

      Because He Stole Drugs

    • B.

      For Spray Painting The White House

    • C.

      For The Song Title "I Shot Bush"

    • D.

      For The Song Title "I Shot Reagan"

    Correct Answer
    D. For The Song Title "I Shot Reagan"
    Explanation
    Mike Muir of Suicidal Tendencies was detained by the U.S. Secret Service for the song title "I Shot Reagan". This suggests that the lyrics of the song may have contained references to violence towards the former U.S. President, Ronald Reagan. The Secret Service, being responsible for the protection of the President, likely took this as a potential threat and detained Muir for further investigation.

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  • 4. 

    What soda is mentioned in the Suicidal Tendencies song "Institutionalized"?

    • A.

      Coke

    • B.

      Sprite

    • C.

      Pepsi

    • D.

      Mountain Dew

    Correct Answer
    C. Pepsi
    Explanation
    The correct answer is Pepsi because in the Suicidal Tendencies song "Institutionalized," the lyrics mention the protagonist wanting a Pepsi. This line has become iconic and is often associated with the song.

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  • 5. 

    What inspired the name of the band Suicidal Tendencies?

    • A.

      The Tendency Of Band Members To Die

    • B.

      An Insane Asylum

    • C.

      A Suicidal Band Member

    • D.

      A Suicidal Fan

    Correct Answer
    B. An Insane Asylum
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "An Insane Asylum." Suicidal Tendencies took their name from a phrase used by their lead singer, Mike Muir, to describe the chaotic and self-destructive nature of the world around him. Muir often referred to society as being in a state of "suicidal tendencies," and the band adopted this phrase as their name to reflect their rebellious and confrontational music style. The name also symbolizes their desire to challenge societal norms and address issues of mental health and social alienation.

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  • 6. 

    Which Suicidal Tendencies song ended up on the movie soundtrack for "Repo Man"?

    • A.

      Possessed To Skate

    • B.

      Institutionalized

    • C.

      Trip At The Brain

    • D.

      Send Me Your Money

    Correct Answer
    B. Institutionalized
    Explanation
    "Institutionalized" is the correct answer because it is the Suicidal Tendencies song that ended up on the movie soundtrack for "Repo Man".

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  • 7. 

    Who thanked Suicidal Tendencies at an award ceremony in 1988 because his son is a fan?

    • A.

      Dolly Parton

    • B.

      Conway Twitty

    • C.

      Hank Williams, Jr.

    • D.

      Johnny Cash

    Correct Answer
    C. Hank Williams, Jr.
    Explanation
    Hank Williams, Jr. thanked Suicidal Tendencies at an award ceremony in 1988 because his son is a fan.

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  • 8. 

    What was the name of the Suicidal Tendencies greatest hits album released in 1997?

    • A.

      Free Dumb

    • B.

      Prime Cuts

    • C.

      Six The Hard Way

    • D.

      More Reasons To Kill Yourself

    Correct Answer
    B. Prime Cuts
    Explanation
    "Prime Cuts" is the correct answer because it was the name of the Suicidal Tendencies greatest hits album released in 1997. This album featured a compilation of their most popular songs, showcasing the band's best work up until that point.

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  • 9. 

    Whose band did Robert Trujillo of Suicidal Tendencies join before Metallica?

    • A.

      Jane's Addiction

    • B.

      Megadeth

    • C.

      Ozzy Osbourne's Band

    • D.

      Pantera

    Correct Answer
    C. Ozzy Osbourne's Band
    Explanation
    Robert Trujillo joined Ozzy Osbourne's band before Metallica. This is evident from his career timeline, as Trujillo played bass for Ozzy Osbourne from 1999 to 2003, whereas he joined Metallica in 2003. Therefore, Ozzy Osbourne's band is the correct answer.

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  • 10. 

    Which Suicidal Tendencies album was mostly a re-release of their first album?

    • A.

      Still Cyco After All These Years

    • B.

      Join The Army

    • C.

      Six The Hard Way

    • D.

      Suicidal For Life

    Correct Answer
    A. Still Cyco After All These Years
    Explanation
    Still Cyco After All These Years is a re-release of Suicidal Tendencies' first album. The album features re-recorded versions of the songs from their self-titled debut album, with some slight changes in the arrangements and lyrics. It was released as a way to reintroduce the band's early material to a new audience and to give the songs a fresh sound.

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  • 11. 

    What did Flipside magazine say Suicidal Tendencies was voted as in 1982?

    • A.

      Worst Band/Biggest Assholes

    • B.

      Best Punk Band/Best Rap Band

    • C.

      Best Band/Greatest Partiers

    • D.

      Worst Band/Best Dressed

    Correct Answer
    A. Worst Band/Biggest Assholes
    Explanation
    Flipside magazine voted Suicidal Tendencies as the Worst Band/Biggest Assholes in 1982. This suggests that the magazine considered Suicidal Tendencies to be both musically unappealing and socially unpleasant. It implies that the band's behavior or attitude may have been perceived as negative or offensive by the magazine and its readers.

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  • 12. 

    How much gets you to heaven in the Suicidal Tendencies song "Send Me Your Money"?

    • A.

      Five Hundred Or More

    • B.

      Six Hundred Or More

    • C.

      Two Hundred Or More

    • D.

      One Thousand Or More

    Correct Answer
    A. Five Hundred Or More
    Explanation
    In the Suicidal Tendencies song "Send Me Your Money," the lyrics imply that a person needs to donate "Five Hundred Or More" in order to reach heaven. The song criticizes televangelists and their manipulative tactics of asking for large sums of money from their followers in the name of religion. The sarcastic tone of the song suggests that the concept of buying one's way into heaven is absurd and exploitative.

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  • 13. 

    Who was in the Suicidal Tendencies music video for the song "Possessed to Skate"?

    • A.

      The Crips

    • B.

      Abby Hoffman

    • C.

      Timothy Leary

    • D.

      The Bloods

    Correct Answer
    C. Timothy Leary
    Explanation
    Timothy Leary was in the Suicidal Tendencies music video for the song "Possessed to Skate".

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  • 14. 

    What was Suicidal Tendencies biggest album at #52 on the Billboard charts?

    • A.

      Join the Army

    • B.

      Art of Rebellion

    • C.

      Lights...Camera...Revolution!

    • D.

      Freedumb

    Correct Answer
    B. Art of Rebellion
    Explanation
    "Art of Rebellion" was Suicidal Tendencies' biggest album at #52 on the Billboard charts because it achieved the highest chart position compared to their other albums mentioned in the options. This album was released in 1992 and received critical acclaim for its blend of punk, thrash metal, and funk influences. It featured popular tracks like "Nobody Hears" and "Asleep at the Wheel," which helped it gain commercial success and reach a higher position on the Billboard charts.

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  • 15. 

    What album did Suicidal Tendencies release in 1999?

    • A.

      Free Your Soul And Save My Mind

    • B.

      Freedumb

    • C.

      Prime Cuts

    • D.

      Six The Hard Way

    Correct Answer
    B. Freedumb
    Explanation
    Suicidal Tendencies released the album "Freedumb" in 1999.

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  • 16. 

    In the Suicidal Tendencies song "Waking the Dead" what is the key to "their gate"?

    • A.

      A Skateboard

    • B.

      The Spade

    • C.

      Heroin

    • D.

      The Sword

    Correct Answer
    B. The Spade
    Explanation
    In the Suicidal Tendencies song "Waking the Dead," the key to "their gate" is referred to as "The Spade." This suggests that "The Spade" is the symbol or representation of something significant or important in the song. It could be interpreted as a metaphorical key that unlocks a gateway to a certain state of mind or a particular experience. The use of "The Spade" adds depth and symbolism to the lyrics, contributing to the overall meaning and message of the song.

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  • 17. 

    Which Suicidal Tendencies album featured Jimmy DeGrasso?

    • A.

      Join The Army

    • B.

      Art Of Rebellion

    • C.

      Suicidal For Life

    • D.

      Freedumb

    Correct Answer
    C. Suicidal For Life
    Explanation
    The correct answer is "Suicidal For Life." This album by Suicidal Tendencies featured Jimmy DeGrasso as the drummer.

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