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Black 47: Quiz


Question 1: Their name is derived from ________, the worst year of the Great Irish Famine.
March 4185018471848

Question 2: This was heard by Frank Murray, manager of ________, who signed them up for a new label he was forming.
Hell's DitchRum Sodomy & the LashShane MacGowanThe Pogues

Question 3: Political as ever, Black 47 protested the ________ before there even was one.
Vietnam WarUnited States Marine CorpsIraq WarCentral Intelligence Agency

Question 4: They went into the studio with ________' Ric Ocasek who produced a five song eponymous CD released in Oct.
My Best Friend's Girl (song)The Cars (album)Benjamin OrrThe Cars

Question 5: Patrick's Day, a New York City policeman accidentally shot himself at their concert in ________, NYC - the policeman was killed, and two people close to the band were seriously injured.
Porphyry (philosopher)ProclusAcademyXenocrates

Question 6: In 1996 the band shifted from ________ to Mercury Records with whom they released Green Suede Shoes.
EMIWarner Music GroupUniversal Music GroupSony Music Entertainment

Question 7: Black 47 have made many television appearances including The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, Late Show with David Letterman, Late Night with Conan O'Brien and Gay Byrne's ________ in Ireland.
The Late Late ShowThe Late Late Tribute ShowsThe Late Late Toy ShowTubridy Tonight

Question 8: The band is made up of Irish, British and American citizens, and was formed in the Bronx, by Larry Kirwan and Chris Byrne in ________.


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