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Trivia Quizzes in category Band Names
1
Where did that band get that name? 10 questions

There are some rumors about how bands got their names. Let's set the record straight
Difficult
shanteyman
1953 plays
2
The Pop/Rock Food Group 10 questions

All the questions contain clues to lead you to the name of a pop or rock artist or group with a food related name. Bon appetit!
Very Easy
Alepcot
585 plays
3
Band Names and TLAs (Three Letter Acronyms) 10 questions

Many bands are also known by their initials. The bands in this quiz all commonly use a TLA (three letter acronym) to identify themselves. See if you can figure them out.
Average
mike32768
1017 plays
4
Hubba Hubba 10 questions

The origin of "Hubba Hubba" is unknown. One theory is that it is a form of hübsche, the German word for 'beautiful'. Repetition emphasises. Here's a selection of bands so beautiful, they repeated their names...
Average
1nn1
May 29 17
279 plays
5
We Built This City On Rock and Roll 10 questions

There are a fair number of bands with cities, continents or states in their name. How well do you know them?
Very Easy
kino76
Oct 19 16
693 plays
6
Where Did That Band Get That Name? Part II 10 questions

Some interesting trivia about names of various bands.
Tough
shanteyman
600 plays
7
Music Repeats Itself 10 questions

Some bands give themselves imaginative names and others, well, don't. This quiz is about bands who named themselves by using the same word twice or even more.
Average
rossian
906 plays
8
Edible Musicians 10 questions

There have been many acts over the years that are named after food. Here are just a few. Some liberties have been taken in spelling. Bon appétit!
Average
ozzz2002
Apr 30 17
579 plays
9
Expand the Band! - Their Acronymic Name, That Is! 10 questions

All these bands have acronyms for names. Can you correctly expand their names based on some lyrics and a song title? (Acronyms: words made from first letters of other words, like U.K. To spell-out the acronym is to "expand" it: United Kingdom.)
Average
Lorvanwa
483 plays
10
Origins of Band Names 20 questions

Wanna know what some of these band names...bizarre in any realm other than music...came from or mean? Find out here.
Tough
Oddball
2622 plays
11
Bands and Wildlife Names 10 questions

All these bands have a wildlife name as part of their name. Can you identify them?
Easy
Jennings
1566 plays
12
They're Animals! 15 questions

Each question on this quiz will have a fact about a certain band that has a name having to do with animals. It is up to you to guess the band's name. Enjoy!
Average
kreed7167
756 plays
13
Pseudonyms Used By '60s - '70s Bands And Artists 10 questions

I'll give you a name which an artist/band used, and you tell me who the artist/band is.
Difficult
feedyourhead
366 plays
14
Bands With Unusual and Interesting Names 10 questions

Through the history of Billboard hits there have been some unusual band names represented. This quiz deals with some of them.
Difficult
shanteyman
576 plays
15
Band Names; What Were They Thinking 10 questions

They name of a band can be very obvious like the name of the lead singer, but some bands chose a name for a particular reason. Or did they? What were they thinking when they named their band and were they thinking at all?
Tough
dutch_frank_65
1335 plays
16
Where Did The Band Get Its Name? 15 questions

How did these bands get their names? Bands from the 60s through the 90s are included.
Tough
crisw
2862 plays
17
What's in a Name? 10 questions

I'll give you the story behind the name of the band, and you tell me which band it is! All choices are REAL band names!
Average
Loronia
780 plays
18
Backing Bands Have Names Too 10 questions

Most performers generally classed as solo artists still have backing bands, and some of them have become well-known in their own right. Can you identify the ones clued here?
Easy
EnglishJedi
Jan 21 17
546 plays
19
Ain't Never Been There, They Tell Me It's Nice 10 questions

Test your knowledge about ten bands that share their names with cities, towns, or countries. Good luck!
Average
Coonielady
459 plays
20
One Word Name Artists 10 questions

A quiz about artists on the US Top Forty through the years with a single artist name.
Tough
shanteyman
417 plays
21
Music with Places 15 questions

Some bands are named after places and some albums are too. You tell me the places with the clues I give. Have fun and good luck!
Easy
billscout
4953 plays
22
We've Got Something in Common 10 questions

Complete the band names by matching the word that is common to both.
Very Easy
kino76
May 27 17
645 plays
23
Monkeys On My Shoulders 10 questions

Can you place the correct animal in the band name?
Very Easy
kino76
Mar 15 17
438 plays
24
Keeping up with the Joneses 10 questions

All the following are associated with the music industry. In this quiz all the artists have the surname Jones; you decide which answer applies to the question.
Average
glenjue
507 plays
25
Band Names in Haiku 10 questions

Ten bands with the source of their name and some other clues in haiku form. What can go wrong?
Easy
Upstart3
May 10 17
513 plays
26
Let's Play 'Name That Band'! 10 questions

Many bands/groups playing with country artists have interesting names, some, not so much. See how many you can identify.
Average
mpkitty
1143 plays
27
Band Names Of The 60s 10 questions

See if you can finish off these band names. I'll also tell you what they sang and the year.
Average
mafekinggal
1827 plays
28
I'm With the New 10 questions

The New what? See if you can work out which band (all with "New" in their name) that this person could be with, from the clues given.
Average
suomy
411 plays
29
Abandon All Hope 10 questions

I am buying a cruise ship and calling it the "All Hope". This quiz is about the bands I plan to get for the passengers' entertainment.
Easy
ASA
249 plays
30
Finish The Group's Name - FITB 10 questions

This quiz gives you part of a group's name and you have to supply the missing word. All fill in the blank. Some are real easy while others are very difficult.
Average
Ken1260
5835 plays
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