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1 Blue in the Name
Ten questions about ten bands who've got Blue in their name.
Not Rated
10 Q
anthonyrock
Today!
0 plays
2 Where did that band get that name?
There are some rumors about how bands got their names. Let's set the record straight
Difficult
10 Q
shanteyman
Jan 22 08
1830 plays
3 Band Names and TLAs (Three Letter Acronyms)
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
10 Q
mike32768
Nov 13 10
894 plays
4 Music Repeats Itself
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
10 Q
rossian
Mar 16 12
765 plays
5 Brothers in Song
Bands formed with brothers or containing the name brothers in the title of the band.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Mar 26 09
750 plays
6 Where Did That Band Get That Name? Part II
Some interesting trivia about names of various bands.
Average
10 Q
shanteyman
Aug 05 09
561 plays
7 "And The Band" Played On I
Over the history of rock & roll, there have been many bands whose name was in the format of ___ and the _____s. How much do you know about these "and the" band names?
Tough
10 Q
swgolde
Jul 25 09
600 plays
8 Let's Play 'Name That Band'!
Many bands/groups playing with country artists have interesting names, some, not so much. See how many you can identify.
Tough
10 Q
mpkitty
Nov 03 13
321 plays
9 Pseudonyms Used By '60s - '70s Bands And Artists
I'll give you a name which an artist/band used, and you tell me who the artist/band is.
Difficult
10 Q
feedyourhead
May 26 14
339 plays
10 Coloured Bands
A rainbow of colours in this quiz about musical groups. Ok, I can't seem to find too many 'Indigos' or 'Violets' so you will have to make do with the colours I could find.
Average
10 Q
DaveH1960
Oct 10 10
726 plays
11 Bands With Unusual and Interesting Names
Through the history of Billboard hits there have been some unusual band names represented. This quiz deals with some of them.
Difficult
10 Q
shanteyman
Feb 21 10
543 plays
12 They're Animals!
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
15 Q
kreed7167
Jan 27 11
693 plays
13 Origins of Band Names
Wanna know what some of these band names...bizarre in any realm other than music...came from or mean? Find out here.
Tough
20 Q
Oddball
Aug 20 01
2592 plays
14 What's in a Name?
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
10 Q
Loronia
Jul 06 09
735 plays
15 Band Names; What Were They Thinking
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
10 Q
dutch_frank_65
Aug 27 07
1323 plays
16 Bands and Wildlife Names
All these bands have a wildlife name as part of their name. Can you identify them?
Easy
10 Q
Jennings
Nov 10 09
1347 plays
17 One Word Name Artists
A quiz about artists on the US Top Forty through the years with a single artist name.
Tough
10 Q
shanteyman
Jun 09 14
378 plays
18 Where Did The Band Get Its Name?
How did these bands get their names? Bands from the 60s through the 90s are included.
Tough
15 Q
crisw
Apr 25 00
2817 plays
19 Pastime with Numerical Band Names
All the questions relate to bands that have numbers in their names. Some questions deal with the bands, some with the numbers and some with both. Have fun!
Tough
10 Q
gentlegiant17
Jul 24 07
456 plays
20 Ain't Never Been There, They Tell Me It's Nice
Test your knowledge about ten bands that share their names with cities, towns, or countries. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
Coonielady
Jun 24 14
411 plays
21 Musical Groups with Numbers in Their Name
This quiz is about musical or bands groups with numbers in their names.
Easy
15 Q
workisboring
Sep 25 13
576 plays
22 Music with Places
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
15 Q
billscout
Jan 26 01
4713 plays
23 Black in the Name
See how many of these rock bands, (all of which feature the word "black" in their name),you are familiar with.
Average
10 Q
anthonyrock
Apr 27 14
606 plays
24 A Rainbow of Bands
These questions are about bands of all colours of the rainbow - plus a couple of extras, which fit the theme. Note that there is some UK bias to the quiz.
Average
10 Q
rossian
Apr 29 13
666 plays
25 Band Names Of The 60s
See if you can finish off these band names. I'll also tell you what they sang and the year.
Average
10 Q
mafekinggal
Aug 04 01
1707 plays
26 Colorful Band Names
This is a quiz that relates to colors in the names of bands. I will give you a song title and you will choose the band or artist that sings it.
Average
10 Q
cncwizard
Mar 24 14
459 plays
27 Groups by the Numbers
This quiz is about rock artists with numbers in their names. It covers all eras and styles of rock music, concentrating mostly on "alternative" U.S. and British artists from the 1980s and 1990s. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
susanjacosta
Aug 09 08
702 plays
28 Finish The Group's Name - FITB
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
10 Q
Ken1260
Apr 24 00
5793 plays
29 Johnny and the ????
Many bands or groups have been known as ??? and the ??. In this quiz dealing with groups of the 1950s and 60s, I give you the leader, you tell me the band/group.
Average
10 Q
Desimac
Jun 20 14
432 plays
30 Duos And Trios Of The 60s
Supply the name of the missing partner in these duos and trios. I'll tell you one song they sang and the year. Enjoy!!!!
Average
10 Q
mafekinggal
Aug 08 01
1809 plays
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