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Soft Rock, Hard Rock and Heavy Rock Quiz Part 2

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

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The U.S. band Kansas had a minor hit with "Carry On Wayward ____ (what) "?

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Bands such as Lynyrd Skynyrd, Molly Hatchet, 38 Special, ZZ Top and The Outlaws play music known as Southern Rock. How is this genre also known?

  • Redneck Rock
  • Confederate Rock
  • Southern Boogie
  • Southern Rock 'n' Roll

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In which order were these Queen albums released? 1 = the earliest and 4 = the latest.

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  • "A Day At The Races"
  • "Sheer Heart Attack"
  • "A Night At The Opera"
  • "News Of The World"


Which stage personas match the original members of Kiss?

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  • Gene Simmons
  • Ace Frehley
  • Paul Stanley
  • Peter Criss


  • The Demon
  • The Spaceman
  • The Catman
  • The Starchild

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Which English city in the Midlands do Black Sabbath, Judas Priest and ELO all hail from?

  • Birmingham
  • Coventry
  • Nottingham
  • Derby

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By which name was the U.K. band The Cult originally known?

  • The Moonies
  • Blue Oyster Cult
  • The Church
  • Southern Death Cult

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For which British NWOBHM band was Paul DiAnno the original vocalist?

  • Def Leppard
  • Saxon
  • Iron Maiden
  • Angelwitch

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Can you complete the name of this album by Rush. "A Farewell To _____ (what)"?

  • Arms
  • Kings
  • Dragons
  • Friendship

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Heavy rock bands Earthshaker, Loudness, D-Drive and Bow Wow all hail from which country?

  • U.S.A.
  • U.K.
  • Japan
  • Holland

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Which 3 U.S. rock bands has Sammy Hagar been a member of?

  • Journey, HSAS and UFO
  • Montrose, Riot and Styx
  • Toto, HSAS, and Van Halen
  • Montrose, HSAS and Van Halen


Can you match the members of UFO to their instruments?

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  • Phil Mogg
  • Michael Schenker
  • Pete Way
  • Andy Parker


  • Vocals
  • Drums
  • Guitar
  • Bass guitar

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What is the full name of this 1973 album by Led Zeppelin. "Houses Of The ______ (what)"?

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In the 1970's the band Be Bop Deluxe and in the 1980's the band Red Noise were associated with which British musician?

  • Eric Clapton
  • Bill Nelson
  • Wilko Johnson
  • Dave Gilmour

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After releasing albums such as "Coliseum Rock", "Violation" and "Attention Shoppers", which 1970's band has been cited as a major influence by bands such as Motley Crue, Poison and Twisted Sister?

  • Starz
  • Prism
  • Aerosmith
  • Riot

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Which influential UK rock act, regarded as one of the seminal hard rock acts of the early 1970s, also has the same name as a fictional character from the Charles Dickens novel, "David Copperfield"?

  • Michael Bolton
  • Judas Priest
  • Jimi Hendrix
  • Uriah Heep

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Which song released in 1980 by Canadian rock band Rush from their album "Permanent Waves" was inspired by Toronto's CFNY's slogan?

  • "Fly By Night"
  • "The Spirit Of Radio"
  • "Closer To The Heart"
  • "Working Man"

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In 1981, which famous U.K. former glam-rock band made a comeback and developed a new heavy metal following after releasing the single "We'll Bring the House Down"?

  • Sweet
  • Mud
  • Slade
  • T Rex

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What is the surname of the two brothers who formed the German rock band Scorpions?

  • Meine
  • Schenker
  • Jabs
  • Mueller

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Iron Maiden's lead singer, Bruce Dickinson was previously in which NWOBHM band?

  • Samson
  • Diamond Head
  • Tygers Of Pan Tang
  • Demon

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In 1981, the Oakland rock band Y&T released this album, which is generally regarded as their best work. What is it called?

  • Black Tiger
  • Mean Streak
  • Earthshaker
  • In Rock We Trust