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1
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)
susanjacosta
1245 plays
2
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)
dantecmdy
897 plays
3
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)
pollucci19
321 plays
4
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)
LadyNym
264 plays
5
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)
thelovelylulu
819 plays
6
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)
umpire63
606 plays
7
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)
themats
480 plays
8
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)
kino76
Mar 10 16
288 plays
9
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)
Vera2012
441 plays
10
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)
Rowena8482
546 plays
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