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How much do you really know about music?
Yeah, it leans a lot toward rock. Not a true complete music quiz. I tried to get as many different styles as I could and I don’t think I repeat any. There are certainly way more.
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1What was the name of King Crimson’s first album?
 
Up
The King Gets Up
Got the Time
House of the King
In the Court of the Crimson King
 
2Who created the songs Rhythm is a Dancer and The Power (as in “I’ve got the power!”)?
 
Snap!
EMP
Baltimora
C + C Music Factory
 
3Who is Sun Ra?
 
A metal band from the 90s
An odd experimental artist from the 50s
A new wave group from the 80s
A zydeco singer from the 70s
 
4The Screaming Trees released their debut before or after Nirvana`s Nevermind?
 
Before
After
 
5Which band was Morrissey originally a member?
 
Tears for Fears
Big Country
ABC
The Smiths
Both Tears for Fears and The Smiths
 
6What famous record label was The Offspring signed to when they became famous?
 
Victory
Epitaph
Evil Wings
Columbia
Caroline
 
7Which of the following is Detroit known for? 1. Funk Metal, 2. Motown, 3. Techno, 4. Industrial
 
1
1 and 2
2 and 3
2 and 4
2
 
8What was the name of Moby’s breakthrough album?
 
Moby
Fat of the Land
Run
Play
 
9What jazz musician wrote and played the big band song Jumpin’ at the Woodside?
 
Fats Waller
Duke Ellington
Count Basie
Jelly Roll Morton
 
10What kind of music does Clint Black play?
 
Blues
Rock
Drum n` Bass
Country
Big Band
 
11When was “the day the music died”?
 
1953
1955
1959
1961
 
12Who was the original guitarist in Red Hot Chili Peppers?
 
John Frusciante
Jack Irons
Dave Navarro
Dennis Amario
None of the above
 
13Dave Mustaine formed Megadeth after being kicked out of this band.
 
Metallica
Queensrÿche
Anthrax
Corrosion of Conformity
none of the above
 
14What was the name of the song with which Christian rock band Jars of Clay had a hit?
 
Right Here, Right Now
Meant to Live
Flood
Seasons
 
15What group has a song that starts with the line, “In a white room, with black curtains, near the stations?”
 
Bread
Cream
Simon and Garfunkel
America
Mountain
 
16George Clinton is a member of which group?
 
Parliament
The Fatback Band
Funkadelic
More than one of the above
None of the above
 
17What kind of music has a major part in the movie The Harder They Come?
 
Blues
Reggae
Folk
Soul
Rock n` Roll
 
18What state is called "the land where the blues was born?"
 
Tennessee
Illinois
Ohio
Mississippi
Kentucky
 
19Cibo Matto are
 
An instrumental band
Two girls
From Italy
A rap group
 
20Radiohead got their name from a song by which artist?
 
Depeche Mode
R.E.M.
Talking Heads
Dinosaur Jr.
They Might Be Giants
 
21Who is the father of Bluegrass music?
 
Bill Monroe
Earl Scruggs
Lester Flatt
Ralph Stanley
None of the above
 
22Mobb Deep formed in the...
 
Early `90s
Mid-`90s
Late `90s
Early 2000
 
23CSNY stands for which of the following
 
Cogny, Stevens, Newman, Yancy
Clarence, Stanley, Naley, Yancy
Crosby, Stills, Nash, Young
 
24What famous musician plays a guitar solo in Michael Jackson`s Beat It?
 
Eddie Hazel
Jimmy Page
Eddie Van Halen
Art Garfunkel
There is no guitar solo in Beat It
 
25Finish the name of the group: Gladys Knight & the
 
Knights
Pips
Sights
Tens
Sonics
 
26How many waves of ska have there been?
 
1
2
3
4
 
27Which of the following styles didn’t come out of the punk scene or wasn’t influenced by the punk aesthetic?
 
New Wave
Post-hardcore
Goth rock
Grunge
None of the above
 
28What is the name of De La Soul’s most famous and most critically acclaimed album?
 
FlowerPower
Blue Honey
3 Feet High and Rising
Midnight Marauders
 
29The neo-soul style is considered to have begun in 1995 with whose album?
 
Lauryn Hill
Ginuwine
Musiq Soulchild
D’Angelo
 
30Which band plays death metal
 
Slayer
Motorhead
Helloween
Christian Death
Amon Amarth
 
31Which of the following musicians does not belong:
 
moe.
String Cheese Incident
Widespread Panic
Drive-By Truckers
 
32What do the following have in common: Cheb Mami, Daft Punk, The Hives, Gipsy Kings, Pizzicato Five, Control Machete, Turbonegro.
 
All are rock bands
All have five members
All are not from the US
All have bassists who sport afros
All of the above
 
33What musician is the Dancehall Doctors affiliated with?
 
Tim McGraw
Alan Jackson
Joe Nichols
Keith Urban
Alison Krauss
 
34In Shakira’s song Hips Don’t Lie, Wyclef raps: “I go back like when `pac carried crates for Humpty Humpty.” What is he referring to?
 
Tupac`s first single included a reference to Humpty Dumpty lifting crates over the wall.
Tupac was discovered while working for a crate moving service called Humpty movers.
Tupac began as a roadie for Digital Underground, whose frontman`s alter ego named Humpty Hump
 
35Who composed the violin concertos collectively known as Four Seasons?
 
Joesph Haydn
Antonio Vivaldi
Johann Sebastian Bach
Tomaso Albinoni
 
36What instrument did Dizzy Gillespie play?
 
Saxophone
Piano
Trumpet
Voice
 
37Which of the following is not a “traditional” song?
 
Whiskey in the Jar
Cotton-Eyed Joe
Stop Breaking Down Blues
Maggie May
Dem Bones
 
38Who invented the undergound mixtape in 1995?
 
LL Cool J
Dr. Dre
Sway and King Tech
Funkmaster Flex
 
39To what style is ska most related
 
Reggae
Hard bop jazz
Power metal
Swing
 
40To what style is `hardcore` most related
 
Punk
Hard rock
Hair metal
New Wave
 
41What’s the name of the new song by Kelis? (The first single)
 
Flavor
Bossy
Kelis Was Here
I`ve Got It
 
42What is Aphex Twin’s real name?
 
Bobby Felix
Sherman Johansen
Richard James
Felix James
 
43How many movements does Beethoven`s Symphony No. 5 have?
 
1
2
3
4
5
 



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