60's Music Trivia Number One

The music of the 1960's was a very diverse and new. It seemed that every 6 months a new unheard of sound was being created. Do you remember that period of great musical invention?

Let's jump back to the 60's and see if you can remember some the artists that help create the sounds and styles that defined the music for generations to come.

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1. What year and month did the Beatles first land in the US?
March, 1963
June, 1964
February, 1964
September, 1964
2. Who sang lead for Paul Revere and the Raiders?
Keith Allison
Reg Presely
Billy J. Kramer
Mark Lindsey
3. What television newtwork hosted SHINDIG?
4. What 60's band had the most apperances on the Ed Sullivan show?
Dave Clark Five
The Beatles
Mamas and Papas
Rolling Stones
5. Micky Dolenz of the Monkees started out his prfessional career as a child actor starring in what televison show?
Mickey Mouse Club
My Friend Flicka
Broken Arrow
Circus Boy
6. Before changing their name to The Byrds what name did they record under?
The Happy Faces
The Castles
Sound Revolution
The Beefeaters
7. What was Bob Dylan's first Top 10 hit?
Blowin' In the Wind
Like A Rolling Stone
The Times They Are A Changin'
Mr. Tambourine Man
8. In December of 1964 Brian Wilson stopped touring with the Beach Boys to concentrate on his writing and recording.Who replaced Brian in the Beach Boys?
Bruce Johnson
Cliff Richard
Sean Bonniwell
Glenn Cambell
9. The Beau Brummels came from what west coast city?
Los Angeles
San Francisco
10. Who was Pink Floyds founder and first lead singer?
Steve Marriot
Roy Wood
Syd Barrett
Rod Stewart
11. Who was The Beatles first drummer?
Peter Marks
Peter Allan
Peter Best
Peter Gunn
12. Now for a tough one.On their first album there were four Supremes, Diane Ross, Flo Ballard, Mary Wilson and one other girl. Who?
Janet Bryson
Barbara Martin
Carol Mitchel
Betty Mc Glown
13. Herb Alpert of Tijuana Brass fame started his career as a song writter.What hit song did he write for Sam Cooke?
You Send Me
Chain Gang
Wonderful World
14. Name the song that gave us the term "heavy metal".
In-a Gadda-De-Vida
Purple Haze
Journey To The Center Of Your Mind
Born to Be Wild
15. The Who's original name was?
The Detours
The Mods
The Flat Tops
The Dynamics
16. Who was the first American artist to do a cover of a Beatles song?
Brenda Lee
Bobby Vee
Peter, Paul and Mary
Del Shannon
17. The Yardbirds gave birth to three famous guitar players. Eric Clapton was replaced by Jeff Beck. Who replaced Jeff Beck?
Richie Blackmore
Alvin Lee
Jimmy Page
Tony Iommi

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