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A quiz every hour! Over 110 questions in rotation. Recent Scores
Literary Allusions in Rock

Rock music has often been inspired by mythology, fiction and poetry. This quiz concerns references to literature in rock songs.
Tough (10 qns)
1248 plays
Literature in Lyrics

Whether it's out in the open, or hidden between the lines. Sometimes our musical heroes let us in on their own. Hope this quiz raises your brow. Enjoy.
Average (10 qns)
897 plays
Thursday the 12th

The Book of Revelation is the preface (or the eve) to our destruction. This quiz looks at songs that have some sort of link to the Book.
Tough (10 qns)
321 plays
Rock and Write

Many rock bands and artists have been inspired by works of literature. Most of the questions in this quiz are biased towards progressive rock and hard rock/heavy metal, my favourite music genres.
Difficult (10 qns)
267 plays
Famous Writers in Popular Music

Listening to my i-pod recently, I noticed a famous writer's name pop up in a song by Blur. Which got me wondering about how many other writers are mentioned in songs? A scan of my i-pod revealed the following. Enjoy!
Difficult (10 qns)
819 plays
Music about Literature

Many songs have been inspired by great (and not so great) works of literature. Let's see what you know about writing and songs! Most of the music is from the 1970's and later.
Tough (10 qns)
606 plays
Rockin' Fairy Tales

Here's a quiz idea that came to me the other night just as I was drifting off to sleep: songs that are directly inspired by fairy tales (In some cases it might be the entire song, in some cases only the song title, in some cases part of the song).
Average (10 qns)
Jan 21 17
333 plays
The Catcher In The Rye In Song

If you really want to know the truth, this quiz is about some lousy book called "The Catcher In The Rye" and how it's found in a bunch of crazy songs and all. I'd wish you good luck and all, but then I'd probably want to puke.
Average (10 qns)
483 plays
Little Miss Muffet's Songs from the Tuffet

There are a fair number of literary characters in songs. These are a few I have found.
Tough (10 qns)
288 plays
Once Upon a Song

From a suggestion by my other half, all of these questions have to do with songs that mention a character from nursery rhymes or children's literature.
Average (10 qns)
444 plays
Books in Songs

All the songs in this quiz feature a book of some kind, or reading. How many of them do you know?
Difficult (10 qns)
552 plays
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