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Rock Quiz 1

Test your knowledge of rock music...




1

What does the word Aerosmith mean?

A person who makes arrows
A person who worked on very early planes (like the Wright Brothers)
It's a nickname for air traffic controllers
Nothing at all; it's just a made up word

2

What band's first names are: Keith, Greg and Carl?

Crosby, Stills and Nash
Emerson, Lake and Palmer
Rush (Last names: Lifeson, Lee and Peart)
Triumph (Last Names: Levine, Moore, Emmett)

3

What is the name of the supergroup formed by Robert Palmer, members of Duran Duran, and the drummer from the soul/disco group Le Chic?

Bad English
The Power Station
Asia
Travelling Wilburies

4

Early in his career, Elvis Presley sang commercial jingles. What was the product?

Doughnuts
Shampoo
Cars
Cereal

5

Who got kicked off an Aerosmith tour in 1993?

Metallica
Guns N' Roses
Megadeth
Nirvana

6

Which of the following names did Van Halen consider for their name?

The Jokers
Double Decker
Them
Rat Salade

7

Which band/artist has performed songs with these titles: Why Does It Hurt When I Pee?, Broken Hearts Are For Assholes, Dinah-Moe Humm and Muffin Man?

Primus
Frank Zappa
Butthole Surfers
Weird Al Yankovic

8

Six and a half years before The Beatles, John Lennon started a group called?

The Buggies
John and the Jellies
The Black Jacks
Lennon Calling

9

Of the following, who was NOT a member of The Yardbirds?

Rod Stewart
Jeff Beck
Jimmy Page
Eric Clapton

10

A 1974 Elton John album was named after an animal. What was it?

Caribou
Lemming
Ox
Ostrich

11

Which of the following Police songs parallels the novel Lolita by Vladimir Nabakov?

Every Breath You Take
Roxanne
Message in a Bottle
Don't Stand So Close To Me

12

Which two famous guitarists waged a battle of guitars at a concert memorial to Beatles manager, Brian Epstein on January 29, 1969?

Jimmy Page and Jeff Beck
Jimi Hendrix and Pete Townshend
Eric Clapton and Keith Richards
Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eddie Van Halen

13

In the song Joy To The World by Three Dog Night, what's the name of the bullfrog?

Jehosephat
Jeremy
Jeremiah
Jebadiah

14

The Rolling Stones were arrested for the first time in March, 1965 under what charge?

Cursing on stage
A bar fight
Public Urination
Drug Use

15

Where is Jim Morrison's grave?

Paris, France
London, England
West Hollywood, California, USA
Rome, Italy





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