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Soft Rock, Hard Rock and Heavy Rock Quiz

Soft Rock, Hard Rock and Heavy Rock over 3 decades. 20 Questions.

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Which Canadian rock band released the album "The Nature Of The Beast" in 1981?

  • Prism
  • Honeymoon Suite
  • Max Webster
  • April Wine

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What song did the English band Mr. Big have a hit with in 1977?

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"Ghosts Of Princes In Towers" is an album and single by which post-punk rock band?

  • Rich Kids
  • The Motors
  • The Knack
  • Japan

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What was Boston's second album called?

  • Boston 2
  • More Than A Feeling
  • Escape
  • Don't Look Back

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Which art studio was famous for many well-known rock album covers, such as Pink Floyd's "Wish You Were Here"?

  • Hypnotic
  • Cream
  • Hipgnosis
  • Creative

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Which famous record label were the bands Kiss and Angel signed to? One word answer!

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Where did Cheap Trick record this live album?

  • Wembley
  • Budokan
  • Hammersmith Odeon
  • The Marquee

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Who sang the female lead vocals on Meat Loaf's "Bat Out Of Hell" album?

  • Carla DeVito
  • Holly Sherwood
  • Laurie Sargent
  • Ellen Foley

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In which city did the great Bon Scott die?

  • London
  • Sydney
  • New York
  • Los Angeles

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Which producer is famous for working with bands such as AC/DC, Def Leppard and Foreigner?

  • George Martin
  • Mutt Lange
  • Jim Steinman
  • Mike Stone

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Which small, legendary, central London rock venue featured bands such as the Rolling Stones, AC/DC, The Who, Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix and also the NWOBHM?

  • Hammersmith Odeon
  • 100 Club
  • The Marquee Club
  • The Nashville Rooms

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In 1975, AC/DC released the first album for the Australian market. What was it called?

  • High Voltage
  • T.N.T.
  • Dirty Deeds Done Dirt Cheap
  • Let There Be Rock

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Journey's most famous song "Don't Stop Believin'" was from which 1981 album?

  • Captured
  • Departure
  • Escape
  • Frontiers

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"Radar Love" by the band Golden Earring was a hit in 1973. Which country do they come from?

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This is a picture of a famous heavy rock guitarist as a teenager. Who is he?

  • Steve Vai
  • Joe Satriani
  • Neal Schon
  • Eddie Van Halen

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Who was the lead guitarist from David Bowie's backing band, The Spiders From Mars?

  • Ian Hunter
  • Mick Ronson
  • Jimmy Page
  • Jeff Beck

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Which U.S. band is named after the mythical river which formed the boundary between Earth and the Underworld?

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Can you match these lead-singers to their bands?

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  • Bruce Dickinson
  • David Coverdale
  • Ian Gillan
  • Guy Speranza


  • Riot
  • Iron Maiden
  • Whitesnake
  • Deep Purple


Can you match these lead guitarists to their bands?

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  • Ritchie Blackmore
  • Brian May
  • Pete Townsend
  • Michael Schenker


  • Queen
  • The Who
  • Rainbow
  • UFO

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Can you arrange these rock singles in the order of their release. No.1 the earliest to No.4 the latest?

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  • "Down Down" - Status Quo
  • "We Are The Champions" - Queen
  • "The Spirit Of Radio" - Rush
  • "All Night Long" - Rainbow