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Trivia Quiz - The Doors: Ultimate Psychedelic Rock

Questions about one of rock's most misunderstood bands - The Doors.

Quiz Number: 2341
Date Submitted: April 11, 2008
Quiz Categories: Psychedelic Rock
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: Samurai Sam
Average Score: 60.7 percent
Times Taken: 237 times
Taken by Registered Users: 10

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1. Singer Jim Morrison's father did what for a living?
  A.   General in the Army
  B.   Admiral in the Navy
  C.   Chemical Engineer
  D.   Airline Pilot

2. Prior to being signed to a recording contract, the Doors were the house band at what LA nightclub?
  A.   Trocadero
  B.   Viper Room
  C.   Whisky a Go Go
  D.   Jungle Room

3. Not counting compilations, how many albums did the Doors record before Jim Morrison's death?
  A.   7
  B.   4
  C.   6
  D.   5

4. The Doors promised to change a line in one of their songs because the censors found it offensive. They broke their promise when they played the song on what TV show?
  A.   American Bandstand
  B.   The Hollywood Palace
  C.   The Ed Sullivan Show
  D.   Hootnenanny

5. The Doors recorded one of the first Vietnam War protest songs. What was the name of the song?
  A.   Eve of Destruction
  B.   The Unknown Soldier
  C.   Sky Pilot
  D.   Billy Don't Be a Hero

6. What was the first Doors song to feature a vocal by someone other than Jim Morrison?
  A.   Runnin' Blue
  B.   Love Her Madly
  C.   Touch Me
  D.   Roadhouse Blues

7. What 60s rocker played the blues harp on the Doors song "Roadhouse Blues" under the pesudonym "G. Puglese"?
  A.   Jerry Garcia
  B.   Mick Jagger
  C.   Brian Wilson
  D.   John Sebastian

8. Which member of the Doors was frequently called upon to fill in for Jim Morrison at concerts when he became too drunk or stoned to sing?
  A.   Ray Manzarek
  B.   Robbie Krieger
  C.   John Densmore
  D.   A, B, and C above

9. What Doors song was inspired by a fight between Robbie Krieger and his girlfriend?
  A.   Light My Fire
  B.   L.A. Woman
  C.   Touch Me
  D.   Love Me Two Times

10. How old was Jim Morrison at the time of his death?
  A.   27
  B.   30
  C.   31
  D.   25®   

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