52+ Classic Rock Music Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

Who was the lead singer of the J. Geils Band?
Peter Wolf
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Where was Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band founded?
New Jersey
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What did David Crosby mainly play in the group, The Byrds?
Rhythm Guitar and Vocals
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Where was Aerosmith's first public performance at?
A High School
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What decade is the hit single "Me And Bobby McGee" by Janis Joplin from?
Seventies
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What band started off by playing at venues on the Jersey Shore?
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
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The classic 1968 recording of "In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida", was how many minutes long?
17 Minutes
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Who released the huge hit album "Tapestry"?
Carole King
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What band's co-founder died in a motorcycle accident in 1971?
The Allman Brothers Band
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Who played drums for Emerson, Lake & Palmer?
Carl Palmer
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Where was the band King Crimson founded?
London
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What band's original name was Roundabout?
Deep Purple
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Where was Yes founded?
London
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Who recorded the hit single "Fortress Around Your Heart" in 1985?
Sting
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How are Malcolm and Angus Young of AC/DC related?
Brothers
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What band is known by the two front men wearing long beards?
ZZ Top
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What band's original members had all been at one time members of the band Wilde Flowers?
Caravan
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What band did its singer wear his trademarked oversize glasses?
Elvis Costello and the Attractions
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Who was the female lead singer for the band Berlin?
Terri Nunn
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What decade is the hit single "Some Kind Of Wonderful" by Grand Funk from?
Seventies
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What band made their breakthrough live debut by playing the Rolling Stones free concert at Hyde Park?
King Crimson
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What band led by a musician poet's first album was called "Horses"?
Patti Smith Group
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Which band was in the 70s film version of "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band"?
Earth, Wind & Fire
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What decade is the hit single "Carry On Wayward Son" by Kansas from?
Seventies
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Classic Rock Music Trivia

The Beatles, Queen, Sex Pistols, Genesis, and Cheap Trick--there have been some great bands to come out of the classic rock era of music. This era may have ranged from the mid-1960s to the late 1980s in the United States; however, classic rock experienced the most commercial success as a whole in the 1970s. These classic rock music trivia questions and answers will uncover things you didn’t know about specific bands, band members, songs, lyrics, and more.

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