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Classic Rock Quiz Part 2

Hands together, eyes closed, let us Rock. 30 Questions.

 
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'Hot Rats' was an LP made in 1970 by which exact artist(s)?

  • Frank Zappa
  • Frank Zappa & The Mothers
  • Frank Zappa & The Mothers of Invention
  • The Mothers

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"My mother was a witch, she was burned alive" is the opening line of 'Am I Evil?' - by which UK rock group?

  • Saxon
  • Venom
  • Diamond Head
  • Iron Maiden

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Which artist designed most of Yes's album covers throughout the 1970's?

  • Heinz Edelman
  • Martin Sharp
  • Storm Thorgerson
  • Roger Dean

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Which LP did the track 'Sheer Heart Attack' by Queen appear on?

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

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Which UK group was guitarist Robin Trower a member of before he started his own eponymous band in 1973?

  • Procol Harum
  • The Moody Blues
  • The Hollies
  • Manfred Mann

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Which UK group headlined the 1976 Knebworth Fair concert?

  • Genesis
  • Led Zeppelin
  • The Rolling Stones
  • Pink Floyd

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Which U.S. band's 'Escape' LP yielded 3 top ten hits - 'Don't Stop Believin', 'Who's Cryin' Now' and 'Open Arms' in 1981?

  • Boston
  • Journey
  • Foreigner
  • REO Speedwagon

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Which album released in 1983 by ZZ Top remains their most commercially successful?

  • 'Afterburner'
  • 'Tres Hombres'
  • 'Recycler'
  • 'Eliminator'

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Released in 1968, Jethro Tull's 1st single 'Sunshine Day' was miscredited on the disc to read what?

  • Jethro Trill
  • Jethro Toe
  • Jethro Tall
  • Jethro Toll

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UK pop/rock band Nazareth were formed in 1968 and took their name from the town of Nazareth in Pennsylvania but which Scottish town did they come from?

  • Dunfermline
  • Dumbarton
  • Dunblane
  • Dumfries

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Which lead singer joined Rainbow in 1979 and sang on the 3 chart hits - 'All Night Long', 'Since You've Been Gone' & 'I Surrender'?

  • Ronnie James Dio
  • Joe Lynn Turner
  • Graham Bonnet
  • Doogie White

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In 1985 which U.S. band made an appearance at the U.S. Live Aid concert and performed 'Can't Fight This Feeling' & 'Roll With The Changes'?

  • Styx
  • Aerosmith
  • Kansas
  • REO Speedwagon

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Before he formed Journey in 1973, which U.S. band was guitarist Neal Schon with between 1971-1972 and 2016's 'IV' album?

  • Grand Funk Railroad
  • Weather Report
  • Santana
  • Black Oak Arkansas

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Which U.S. band covered a version of Free's 'Wishing Well' on their 'Strikes' album in 1979?

  • Blackfoot
  • Molly Hatchet
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • ZZ Top

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Which year did Whitesnake have a massive hit with 'Is This Love?', a single taken from the 'Whitesnake' LP?

  • 1982
  • 1984
  • 1985
  • 1987

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Which UK group released these LP's: 'Future Games' (1971), 'Bare Trees' (1972) & 'Penguin' (1973)?

  • Uriah Heep
  • 10cc
  • Camel
  • Fleetwood Mac

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Which UK group formed in 1967 was fronted by Peter Hammill and consisted of a saxophone, drums and keyboard ensemble?

  • The Soft Machine
  • Van Der Graaf Generator
  • Caravan
  • Blodwyn Pig

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Which UK group were the product of 2 groups which were formed at Charterhouse School in 1967 - The Anon & The Garden Wall?

  • Genesis
  • Yes
  • Pink Floyd
  • Wishbone Ash

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Which UK band had a minor hit with their 'Thank Christ For The Bomb' album in 1970 and featured guitarist/vocalist Tony Mc.Phee?

  • Stray
  • Spooky Tooth
  • The Groundhogs
  • The Pretty Things

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Spooky Tooth's song 'Better By You, Better Than Me' was covered by which UK heavy rock band on their 1978 LP 'Stained Class'?

  • Rainbow
  • Bad Company
  • Judas Priest
  • Black Sabbath

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Which band did Arthur Brown form after the demise of The Crazy World of Arthur Brown in 1969?

  • Kingdom Come
  • Atomic Rooster
  • Arthur Brown's Earthquake
  • Brainticket

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After leaving King Crimson in 1974, bassist John Wetton worked on 2 tours with Roxy Music before joining which UK Prog. Rock outfit for 2 albums?

  • Family
  • Uriah Heep
  • Wishbone Ash
  • Asia

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Which U.S. band's series of shows at London's Hammersmith Odeon in 1977 resulted in their live LP 'What Do You Want From Live'?

  • The Ramones
  • The New York Dolls
  • The Tubes
  • Todd Rundgren & Utopia

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Formed in 1972 in Pasadena, California, which band featured 2 brothers, Alex and Eddie, and had success in 1984 with the single 'Jump'?

  • Boston
  • Aerosmith
  • Toto
  • Van Halen

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Which U.S. group featured Don Fagen and Walter Becker?

  • Steely Dan
  • Steeleye Span
  • Steel Panther
  • Steel Pulse

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Guitarist Bob Mould left which band to initially work solo then form Sugar in 1992?

  • Cheap Trick
  • Soundgarden
  • Husker Du
  • Mudhoney

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Which studio in the UK did Canadian group Rush record 2 LP's - 'A Farewell To Kings' and 'Hemispheres' in 1977 & 1978?

  • AIR Studios, London
  • Rockfield Studios, Wales
  • Sound Techniques, London
  • Eel Pie Studios, London

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Who sang "We're all gonna rock to the rules that I make" in a classic single from 1972?

  • Chuck Berry
  • Alice Cooper
  • Ted Nugent
  • Elvis Presley

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Ann and Nancy Wilson have been part of which U.S. band since 1974, enjoying considerable commercial success in the 1980's with singles like 'These Dreams' and 'Alone'?

  • The Bangles
  • The Go-Go's
  • The Runaways
  • Heart

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Which U.S. band had a hit with 'Crazy Crazy Nights' in 1987?

  • Kiss
  • Guns N' Roses
  • Motley Crue
  • Twisted Sister

 

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