52+ Classic Rock Music Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

In which band did Tina Weymouth play bass guitar?
Talking Heads
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When did the album "Dark Side of the Moon" come out?
1973
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Who played drums in the group, Thin Lizzy?
Brian Downey
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Where was the band Genesis founded?
Surrey
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Who played drums for Emerson, Lake & Palmer?
Carl Palmer
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Who was the lead singer of the J. Geils Band?
Peter Wolf
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What band used "The Firebird" by Stravinsky at the start of their concerts?
Yes
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What band's original name was Warsaw?
Joy Division
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Where was the band Caravan founded?
Kent
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What band had a debut album titled "Can't Buy a Thrill"?
Steely Dan
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What did Pete Townshend mainly play in the group, The Who?
Guitar
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What band started off as the Polka Tulk Blues Band?
Black Sabbath
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What band was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1994?
Rush
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What band's bass player is said to have introduced the "pogo dance" to the club scene in London?
Sex Pistols
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Where was Caravan founded?
Kent
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Which band's lead singer is credited with popularizing stage diving?
The Stooges
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Where was the band Rush founded?
Toronto
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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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What band did its singer wear his trademarked oversize glasses?
Elvis Costello and the Attractions
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What band's co-founder died in a motorcycle accident in 1971?
The Allman Brothers Band
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What was the successful band that Barry, Maurice and Robin Gibb had?
Bee Gees
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What band released the songs "Black Friday" and "Deacon Blues"?
Steely Dan
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Whose multi million selling LP is titled "Pyromania"?
Def Leppard
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What band's name was originally called Inner Space?
Can
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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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