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    Wednesday Music Quiz 6

    Wednesday music No. 6

    Music from 60's, 70's and 80's

    1) These lyrics are the introduction to which 60s pop song?
    "My tears are falling 'cause you've taken her away, And though it really hurts me so, There's something that I've gotta say..."

    2) What’s the name of Dusty Springfields first hit?

    3) Which of these songs was a big hit in three separate decades?
    a) Twist and Shout
    b) The Locomotion
    c) Go Away Little Girl

    4) These lyrics are the introduction to which 1960's pop song:
    I may not always love you,
    But long as there are stars above you

    5) What is the name of the song by Van Morrison:
    Hey, where did we go?
    Days when the rains came
    Down in the hollow
    Playin 'a new game

    6) What a Wonderful World by Louis Armstrong was a hit in which year? a) 1967 b) 1968 c) 1969

    7) What was the name of the park that the Small Faces sang about in 1967?

    8) Jeremiah was a ______ Was a good friend of mine"
    a) peat bog b)bulldog c)bullfrog

    9) What famous American TV show helped launch David Cassidy's career?
    a) All in the Family
    b) Happy Days
    c) The Partridge Family?

    10} Reggatta de Blanc is a 1979 composition by which band?

    11) Ray Dorset fronts which group whose name was inspired by a poem from T. S. Eliot's Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats?

    12) Who sang these lyrics:
    It's not time to make a change
    Just relax, take it easy
    You're still young, that's your fault

    13) Which group released the album Quadrophenia in 1973?

    14) Whose 1974 World tour caused such mass hysteria that several countries including Australia and Japan threatened to throw him out of their country as a "Health Hazard"?

    15) Which famous actor was waiting for Bananarama in 1984?

    16) Which band's fifth album released in 1987 was called The Joshua Tree

    17) Whose back up band was called 'the Revolution'?

    18) Which group released their debut album in 1981 and took their name from a character in the sci fi film Barberella?

    19) In which iconic music video do Queen parody Coronation Street?

    20) 'Face Value' was a 1981 album from which former member of the band Genesis?


    good luck everyone.
    im not playing this week because i know the answers.

    #2
    As you can see we are lucky to have a new quiz setter this week. Well done Denise a great selection of questions. I’m off for a lie down in a dark room for a think 😁

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      #3
      Thanks to Denise for this music quiz. I think I have 12 so far and during the day some others may come to mind.
      I’m going to do this even if it kills me!

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        #4
        Thanks Denise, giving Phil a rest? 16 I think 🤔
        Janette x

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          #5
          He's doing training. Not sure what as 🐒😂🤣😃

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            #6
            Originally posted by denise View Post
            He's doing training. Not sure what as 🐒😂🤣😃
            🤣🤣🤣
            Janette x

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              #7
              think i might have got 5! Never been any gppd at many quizzes, and certainly not music!
              Mum died with MND in 1979 – I have a wonky gene, probably inherited from her. Reckon mine started sometime in 2018

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                #8
                I'm useless at most but like to get my brain working. Well I try to get it working 😊 so I'm in a position of power asking the questions. Anyone else like a go just get in touch with Phil.

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                  #9
                  Hey up they look hard to me...........ill leave it to Albert!
                  Husband Albert diagnosed PMA Feb 21

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                    #10
                    15 we think including one or two guesses for us this week. Some hard ones in there this time!
                    Our working hours are Monday to Friday 8:30am until 5pm

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                      #11
                      I've had guesses at them all too but I think around 17 or 18. Thank you for organising the quiz this week, Denise x

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                        #12
                        Hey Denise that’s totally unfair. You have turned from a poacher to a gamekeeper. I have got 6.

                        And I’m sure you have the wrong first word for question 13. Unlucky for some.

                        Richard
                        Richard

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                          #13
                          Assuming I have the correct answers I’m tied with Janette on 16. I’ve spent all day repeating the lyrics of 1,4,5 and 12 and I think I got all but 1.
                          I’m going to do this even if it kills me!

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                            #14
                            Well done everyone. Have to say it was scary putting it altogether. I'm not as organised as I thought and my connection keeps dropping out. 😊

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                              #15
                              Some tough one’s in there. I have had a go at 17. Q11 is driving mad.

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