Special Sub-Topic: Punk Rock
|The founding members of the New York band Television were:|
Richard Hell and Tom Verlaine.
|What member of the Clash was fired from the band prior to the recording of the groups final record?|
Mick Jones. They missed Jones as 'Cut The Crap' was a disgrace.
|What punk legends did NOT appear in Bruce McDonald's film 'Hard Core Logo'?|
Johnny Lydon. A great movie with some super cameos.
|Who did a young Henry Rollins replace as lead singer for Black Flag?|
Dez Cadena. Dez was the singer, but he switched to guitar when Rollins joined. Roessler played bass a few years later, Stevenson was a drummer, and MacKeye wasn't in Black Flag at all.
|Where was the legendary Johnny Thunders found dead on April 23rd, 1991?|
New Orleans. Many wondered how the brilliant but drug riddled guitar player managed to live as long as he did.
|What was the name of the band Billy Idol fronted before going solo?|
|What is the name of the record label founded by former Dead Kennedys frontman Jello Biafra?|
|Shane McGowan fronted a punk band before joining the Pogues. What was the name of this band?|
The Nipple Erectors. He went on to much greater noteriety with the celtic influenced Pogues.
|This Godfather of Punk Music was born James Osterberg.|
Iggy Pop. Still going strong after 35 years in rock and roll.
|What band, most noted for their anthemic 'New York City', were London, Ontario, Canada's greatest contribution to punk rock?|
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