The Full Wiki

British rock: Quiz


Did you know ...

More interesting facts on British rock

Include this on your site/blog:
Question 1: [24] Some well-established British bands, notably The Rolling Stones, The Who, and ________, also developed their own particular styles and expanded their international fan base during that period.
Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part OneYou Really Got MeRay DaviesThe Kinks

Question 2: However, in 1958 Britain produced its first "authentic" rock and roll song and star, when ________ reached number 2 in the charts with "Move It".
Cliff Richard discographyCongratulations (song)The ShadowsCliff Richard

Question 3: Pioneers included Visage and Ultravox and among the commercially most successful acts associated with the movement were ________, Culture Club, Spandau Ballet and Duran Duran.
Adam AntRock musicAdam and the AntsPunk rock

Question 4: [3] More grassroots British rock and rollers soon began to appear, including Wee Willie Harris and ________.
LondonTommy SteeleUnited KingdomBuddy Holly

Question 5: Folk punk or rogue folk is a fusion of folk music and punk rock, or occasionally other genres, which was pioneered by the London-based Irish band ________ in the 1980s.
The PoguesRum Sodomy & the LashHell's DitchShane MacGowan

Question 6: It was a back-to-basics movement that reacted against the glittery glam rock of ________ and Gary Glitter, and peaked in the mid 1970s.
Changes (David Bowie song)Rebel RebelDavid Bowie discographyDavid Bowie

Question 7: As a result British blues helped to form many of the sub-genres of rock, including psychedelic rock and ________.
Heavy metal musicRock musicHard rockHeavy metal subgenres

Question 8: In 1978, the first incarnation of ________ released their d├ębut single "Being Boiled".
The Human LeagueDare (album)Philip OakeyJoanne Catherall

Question 9: [16] A few days later they appeared on the ________.
The Beatles Anthology (film)Yesterday (song)She Loves YouThe Ed Sullivan Show

Question 10: , Late of the Pier, ________,[89] and Shitdisco[86] forming a scene with a similar visual aesthetic to earlier rave music.
Lightspeed ChampionTest IciclesRory AttwellSam Mehran

Got something to say? Make a comment.
Your name
Your email address