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The Cure Quiz

How much do you know about The Cure and Robert Smith? 20 Questions.

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What were The Cure called before they were called The Cure?

  • Easy Cure
  • The Uncurables
  • The Crawley Set


Robert Smith is in the hall of fame for Top of the Pops, what is the reason?

  • The only person to play his guitar upside down
  • Had the most fans following him
  • Was the only person to ever play in 2 different bands in the same episode


Robert Smith's wife is called

  • Jenny
  • Holly
  • Mary


What was The Cure's first album called?

  • The Top
  • Three Imaginary Boys
  • Boys Don't Cry


What is the bass player of The Cure called?

  • Simon Gallup
  • Porl Thompson
  • Laurence Tolhurst


Robert was locked in a long and expensive legal battle with which ex member of The Cure?

  • Boris Williams
  • Laurence Tolhurst
  • Perry Bamonte


The Cure will be receiving an award from the NME in February 2009, what will this award be?

  • Godlike Geniuses
  • Best Band
  • Best Album


When is Robert Smith's birthday?

  • 22nd April
  • 20th April
  • 21st April


What is the name of the episode of South Park which Robert guest stars in?

  • Mecha Streisand
  • Disintegration
  • Robert Smith will save us all


Which album by The Cure does The Drowning Man appear on?

  • Faith
  • The Head on the Door
  • The Top


Who was Robert once a guitarist for?

  • Adam and the Ants
  • Siouxsie and the Banshees
  • Bauhaus


What was the name of the band which Robert Smith formed with Steve Severin?

  • The Hand
  • The Glove
  • The Scarf


In 2006 The Cure did a gig at the Royal Albert Hall in aid of charity, what was this charity?

  • Teenage Cancer Trust
  • Marie Curie Cancer Care
  • Breast Cancer Awareness


On the track 'Forever' on the Curiosity Tape what does Robert say at the end of the live track?

  • Goodnight, see you next year
  • Thanks for having us
  • You've been the noisiest audience I've ever listened to, goodnight.


Recently a band bought out a dance version of A Forest featuring Robert on vocals, what band was this?

  • Sash
  • Cascada
  • Blank and Jones


Another band do a version of 'If only tonight we could sleep'. What band is this?

  • The Deftones
  • The Cranes
  • The Wedding Present


Katie Melua does a cover version of which Cure song?

  • Fascination Street
  • Just Like Heaven
  • Love Song


Which Cure video features the band as members of a freak show at the end of a pier?

  • Freakshow
  • Why Can't I Be You?
  • Never Enough


Which has been the best selling Cure album to date?

  • The Head on the Door
  • Kiss me kiss me kiss me
  • Disintegration


What town in the UK do The Cure originally come from?

  • Crawley
  • Croydon
  • Bognor Regis