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Trivia Quiz - Rock Music Basics #3

A quiz about key names and nicknames in the music industry

Quiz Number: 329
Date Submitted: March 28, 2006
Quiz Categories: Rock -n- Roll
Quiz Type: General Quiz
Author: arnold
Average Score: 60.3 percent
Times Taken: 122 times
Taken by Registered Users: 29

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Rock Music Basics 3
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1. Which punk and musical icon was James Osterburg?
  A.   Flea
  B.   Sting
  C.   Iggy Pop
  D.   Bono

2. What guitar player goes by the name Buck Dharma?
  A.   Buddy Guy
  B.   Donald Roeser
  C.   Les Paul
  D.   Neil Young

3. What musician died of kidney failure at Chelsea Hospital in Chelsea Michigan?
  A.   Mark Farner
  B.   Peter
  C.   Derek St. Holmes
  D.   Cub Koda

4. In 1972, several musicians and rock bands, including John Lennon, performed a benefit concert urging the release of this individual from prison for selling two marijuana cigarettes to under cover officers?
  A.   Bob Marley
  B.   John Sinclair
  C.   David Bowie
  D.   John Bonham

5. What musician was affectionately known as "The Ox"?
  A.   John Paul Jones
  B.   Marc Bolan
  C.   Ian Gillan
  D.   John Entwistle

6. Yusef Islam was formerly known as who?
  A.   Cat Stevens
  B.   Tony Iommi
  C.   Johnny Rotten
  D.   Sid Vicious

7. What front man from the 60's rock band The Mysterians legally changed his name to ? "Question Mark"?
  A.   Rudy Martinez
  B.   Pete Best
  C.   Leo Fender
  D.   John Lord

8. What musician did Mark David Chapman kill in December of 1980?
  A.   Robert Palmer
  B.   Pete Ham
  C.   Vincent Crane
  D.   John Lennon

9. What was the title of Rush's first album?
  A.   Rush
  B.   Fly By Night
  C.   Tom Sawyer
  D.   2112

10. Charlie Watts is the drummer for what band?
  A.   Flock of Seagulls
  B.   Credence Clearwater Revival
  C.   Blue Oyster Cult
  D.   The Rolling Stones®   

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