43+ Alternative Music Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

Two of the members of the band Viet Cong were formerly in what Canadian rock group?
Women
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Nkechi Ka Egenamba is the real name of what rapper from the band The Go! Team?
Ninja
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In R.E.M.'s "It's the End of the World As We Know It", who's baffled?
Reporters
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Which album by Jack White was nominated for a Best Alternative Music Album for 2015?
Lazaretto
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In which state is the Firefly Music Festival held?
Delaware
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What was the name of Perry Farrell's band before Jane's Addiction?
Psi Com
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Four members of the band R5 have what last name?
Lynch
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Which song on the Foo Fighters' "Sonic Highways" album features an elaborate string arrangement?
I Am a River
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What is the name of Bastille's first studio album?
Bad Blood
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In Madness' "Our House", what does the brother have?
A Date
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What is the surprise ending of The Human League's "Human"?
They Both Cheated
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Which Beck song contains the lyric "I got two turntables and a microphone"?
Where It's At
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Which band had the only eponymous album nominated for a 2015 Best Alternative Album Grammy?
St. Vincent
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Muse recorded their 2015 album "Drones" partly in what country?
Italy
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The band Twenty One Pilots was formed in what year?
2009
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According to the title of a hit song by Modest Mouse, when is the "lampshade on fire"?
When The Lights Go Out
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Where is the Roskilde Festival held each year?
Denmark
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What does Jane's Addiction's Dave Navarro call his two Marshal amplifiers?
Tangerine And Peach
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What reality show did Jane's Addiction's Dave Navarro co-host?
Rock Star
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What was taken off in the rain in Jewel's "Foolish Games"?
Coat
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Musician William Butler is the brother of the frontman for what popular group?
Arcade Fire
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What is Hozier's real name?
Andrew Hozier-Byrne
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What year did Jesus Jones have the hit single "Real Real Real" on SBK?
1991
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Which singer wrote all of the songs on Modest Mouse's album "Strangers to Ourselves"?
Isaac Brock
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Alternative Music Trivia

Did you know that “alternative” is a style of rock music that derived from the independent music underground of the 1980s before becoming more popular in the 1990’s? These alternative music trivia questions and answers will teach you more about certain bands, including Modest Mouse, Madness, and Twenty One Pilots.

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