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  There are 22 quizzes and 230 trivia questions in this category.
1
"Louder Than Bombs" Cryptic Band Names Quiz

Welcome to the "Louder Than Bombs" Cryptic Band Name Quiz. I'd like to thank guitargoddess, mutchisman, enibas and Navahoe56 for helping me put this one together. Hope this one makes you giggle! Enjoy and good luck.
Impossible (15 qns)
dantecmdy
Oct 18 07
780 plays
2
Karl Pilkington Style "Rock Busters!"

As part of the "Ricky Gervais" show on the XFM radio station, his producer Karl Pilkington devised a competition called "Rock Busters" in which the name of a popular band is hidden in a cryptic clue.
Average (10 qns)
Ogh
Dec 28 11
258 plays
3
Cryptic 70s and 80s Bands

An extension of my Cryptic 60s and 70s Bands; I will give you alternate words and you come up with the band or artist name.
Average (10 qns)
hapagirl1103
Sep 03 08
879 plays
4
Cryptic 60s and 70s Bands

I will give you alternate words and you come up with the band name.
Average (10 qns)
hapagirl1103
Aug 30 08
1263 plays
5
Cryptic Song Titles

Like all cryptics, the answer is in the clue. For example "The Pedal-Power Carol" would be "The Pushbike Song"! As a bonus, I have thrown in a tip to the artists at no charge.
Easy (15 qns)
mixit
Apr 16 11
444 plays
6
Cryptic Crossword Clues of Classic Rock 2

Instructions: each cryptic crossword clue contains a puzzle within the clue, as well as an indicator word instructing on how to solve it. Solve these to reveal the various legends of classic rock. Enjoy, and rock on!
Average (10 qns)
mcdubb
Mar 01 09
375 plays
7
Cryptic Crossword Clues of Classic Rock

Instructions: Each cryptic crossword clue contains a puzzle within the clue, as well as an indicator word instructing on how to solve it. Solve these to reveal various legends of classic rock. Enjoy the quiz, and rock on!
Average (10 qns)
mcdubb
Feb 27 09
411 plays
8
Defaulted!

A cryptic title deserves some cryptic clues. If you like big words or cryptic clues, this quiz may be for you. The photo clues may also help point to the bands and singers who sang the songs.
Average (10 qns)
suomy
Apr 01 14
456 plays
9
Cryptic Music

Try to identify which musician or group I am describing with each of these cryptic clues. For example, the clue 'chilly stage show' would lead to the answer Coldplay. Feeling confident? Then give this quiz a go.
Difficult (10 qns)
dan916
Oct 19 04
3912 plays
10
Cryptic Musical Acts

For this quiz, you have to find the band I am describing with my cryptic clues - for example if I said "desert watering hole", the answer would be Oasis. Easy!
Very Difficult (10 qns)
tizzy741
Mar 21 07
1332 plays
11
Cryptic Rock-Part 4

Hi people, I think this will be the last one for awhile. So enjoy. Solve the cryptic clue to find a famous rock performer or band.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
zosimos
Apr 01 03
3408 plays
12
Cryptic Rock - Part 3

Welcome to the third installment of the music word-play quiz. Just solve the clue and find a classic rock artist or band. Enjoy.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
zosimos
Mar 26 03
2826 plays
13
Cryptic Rock

Simply solve the cryptic clue to find a classic rock band.
Difficult (10 qns)
zosimos
Mar 19 03
3189 plays
14
Cryptic Music Acts 2

I had fun making my last cryptic music acts quiz, so thought I'd have a go at another one! As before, I'll give you a cryptic clue and you have to guess what artist I'm describing.
Impossible (10 qns)
tizzy741
May 05 07
618 plays
15
Cryptic Songs

Find the famous songs encrypted in the clues. None of them are obscure in themselves. The clues are standard cryptic clues in two parts. One part is the cryptic description of the song and the other part points to the artist.
Difficult (10 qns)
LillianRock
Feb 18 10
279 plays
16
Cryptic Musical Acts 3

This is my third quiz on musical acts - all you need to do is guess what band I'm describing. I've tried to make this one a little bit easier!
Average (10 qns)
tizzy741
Jul 11 07
1125 plays
17
Cryptic Rock - Part 2

Welcome back to the Cryptic Rock quiz. Simply solve the cryptic clue to find the classic rock band or artist. Good Luck.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
zosimos
Mar 21 03
2217 plays
18
Wordwise Bands

These are all wordwise band names.
Average (5 qns)
britney
Mar 26 02
3132 plays
19
Cryptic Rock-Part 5

I was going to have a break but couldn't resist another one. Same as before- solve the cryptic to find the classic rock artist.
Very Difficult (10 qns)
zosimos
Apr 07 03
1182 plays
20
Cryptic Music 2

Can you find the famous musical stars from the cryptic clues given?
Difficult (10 qns)
dan916
Oct 26 04
1242 plays
21
Cryptic Titles, Bands, Musicians and Events

As it says, I'll provide the clues and you figure what/who it is. Could be Singers, Musicians, Bands, Albums, Events, etc.
Very Difficult (15 qns)
rincad
Sep 26 06
549 plays
22
Musical Cryptic Clues

A crypt is an underground cell or chapel - a secret or hidden place - and the adjective CRYPTIC is defined as "hidden, mysteriously obscure" - Try to guess the name of the musical artist/s from the range of cryptic clues.
Impossible (10 qns)
taradax
Sep 18 03
1425 plays
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