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trivia question Quick Question
"Piedmont", "Chicago", "Delta" and "Texas" styles of the blues are among the most widely known. There are several other styles. Of the four options given, which is not deemed to be a blues style?




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trivia quiz  "I'll Let You Finish, But..." cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, BxBarracuda, Jul 15 19

We are going to investigate some great songs that people attribute to popular artists and bands, but were originally done by blues musicians.
Average
BxBarracuda
Jul 15 19
5067 plays
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match quiz  I Feel Sad Today 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, reedy, Dec 17 20

As a musical genre, 'The Blues' include a wide range of styles that have changed over the decades. Can you match this selection of songs from different blues genres to the artist?
Easy
reedy gold member
Dec 17 20
363 plays
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photo quiz  Stagger Lee: It's the End in the Blues 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Godwit, May 13 18

The Blues are often about intimate sorrows, fury or desperation. In these Blues tales someone meets an end. Non-blues fans may not know them, unless by the many modern versions in a wide range of genres. The photo will help you if you know the song.
Average
Godwit gold member
May 13 18
369 plays
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trivia quiz  The Birth of the Blues cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, maddogrick16, Nov 01 15

If the extent of your history of the blues goes "all the way back" to Stevie Ray Vaughan, this quiz may not be for you. We're exploring the roots of the blues... the '20's and '30's.
Tough
maddogrick16 gold member
Nov 01 15
1830 plays
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trivia quiz  Blues Standards cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, deputygary, Jul 10 07

Herein are 15 standards of blues music according to "The Big Book of Blues" by Robert Santelli. Almost any self-respecting blues band should be able to cover these songs.
Average
deputygary
1380 plays
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trivia quiz  The Blues - Legends, Songs and Styles cool 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, maddogrick16, Mar 13 09

The blues are my guilty pleasure. We will focus on the various blues styles, the singers and their songs from the 1920s to contemporary times. Take your time, consider your answers carefully and feast on the wealth of backround information.
Tough
maddogrick16 gold member
876 plays
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trivia quiz  Blues 15 questions
Tough, 15 Qns, Slowhand, Aug 07 12

Try this new quiz on the blues - old, new, and blues-rock. Let me know if you want a more PURE blues quiz, or some more blues-influenced questions
Tough
Slowhand
1293 plays
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trivia quiz  Blues Standards II cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, deputygary, Nov 10 07

After I wrote the "Blues Standards" quiz, a high mucky-muck on Funtrivia requested I do a sequel. Here it is. If you don't like this quiz, blame him.
Average
deputygary
741 plays
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trivia quiz  Mississippi Bluesmen cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, thestaxman, Jan 18 15

It could very well be easier to come up with a list of legendary Blues artists that aren't from Mississippi then to try to list all the greats that had roots in the Magnolia State.
Tough
thestaxman
Jan 18 15
744 plays
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trivia quiz  Classic Blue Belles 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Apr 08 11

The 1920s is considered the decade that the blues became commercial but it was the women who dominated this era, not the men. These are some of the women that bought the blues to a wider audience.
Average
pollucci19 gold member
528 plays
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trivia quiz  Blues Standards III cool 15 questions
Average, 15 Qns, deputygary, Jan 25 09

Herein are recognized some blues artists who were not covered in my first two Blues Standards quizzes. Good luck.
Average
deputygary
645 plays
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trivia quiz  Everybody Sings the Blues cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Englizzie, Apr 11 11

The interest in American Blues in England in the 1960s, formed part of the British Invasion that help broaden the audience for the Blues in the US.
Average
Englizzie
579 plays
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trivia quiz  The Real Blues 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, emmacatt, Jan 15 08

I always think that blues music is very underappreciated these days, so I thought I'd make a quiz about it.
Tough
emmacatt
669 plays
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trivia quiz  Blues Music- The 2002 W.C. Handy Awards 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, ashlybug, Jan 30 14

W.C. Handy is considered by some to be the father of Blues Music. The Blues Foundation names its annual awards after him. This quiz deals with the 2002 Handy Awards. Good luck.
Tough
ashlybug
306 plays
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