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Friday quiz

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Okay, a lil’ quiz for you, cos I know that Friday afternoon is skiving time. Following on from the brief thing about Experimental Jetset t-shirts and the rip-offs they’ve spawned: name the bands.
Some are easy, some difficult…

1. Ed & Colin & Phil & Thom & Jonny.
2. Billy & Frank & Dusty.
3. David & Stephen & Graham.
4. James & Ian & Zac & Mark & Derry.
5. Dean & Gene.
6. Jim & Sharon & Caroline & Andrea.
7. Brian & David & Britt & Todd.
8. Vince & Mick & Nikki & Tommy.
9. David & Jerry & Tina & Chris.
10. Bernard & Johnny.
11. Ron & Ronnie & Rod & Ian & Kenny.
12. John & Gary & Scott.
13. Ron & Tim & Michael & Carol & Paul.
14. Julian & Nick & Albert & Nikolai & Fabrizio.
15. Lee & Kim & Steve & Thurston.
16. Richard & Adam & Graham & Clint.
17. Gerard & Mikey & Frank & Ray & Bob.
18. Mickey & Michael & Peter & Davy.
19. Bill & Jimmy.
20. Simon & Andy & Paul & Paul.

Written by Craig

February 3rd, 2006 at 2:31 pm

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  1. The first one’s easy – noone is called Thom… and of the top of my head to others fit…

    And there are not too many Julians either – and a Nikolai gives it away…

    But other than those I’m helpless without google

    Tough nut and not enough time…

    Have a nice weekend

    Alex

    Anonymous

    3 Feb 06 at 2:49 pm

  2. 16. Pop Will Eat Itself?

    Merete

    3 Feb 06 at 2:51 pm

  3. 18. The Monkees?

    Merete

    3 Feb 06 at 2:52 pm

  4. Correct correct correct correct.

    Craig

    3 Feb 06 at 3:33 pm

  5. 11 = the faces?

    Anonymous

    3 Feb 06 at 3:51 pm

  6. Correct again.

    Craig

    3 Feb 06 at 3:59 pm

  7. 14 – The Strokes?
    And if that’s right I only know it cos I know Drew Barrymore is going out with someone called Fabrizio from The Strokes.

  8. 6 – The Corrs.

  9. (p.s. these are the ones I can do without cheating and looking on Google)

  10. You haven’t got Brian & Carl & Dennis & Mike & Alan.

  11. Or Gary & Jason & Howard & Robbie! Ha ha. Sorry.

  12. Don’t know anymore. Am rubbish with names of the band people.

  13. 15 is Sonic Youth. Oh, and 5 is Ween. Hmmm. 2 is ZZ Top. I think.

    Marc

    3 Feb 06 at 6:47 pm

  14. Clint Boon I take it?

    Mark

    3 Feb 06 at 7:37 pm

  15. ahahaha Craig!
    I’ve got you there: they’re all part of the polyphonic spree!!!!

    Ok, what did I win?

    frans theunisz

    3 Feb 06 at 9:24 pm

  16. Alex, yes there are people called Thom. The only one I know is Thom Yorke… ;)

    Cyril-le

    3 Feb 06 at 10:35 pm

  17. 8 – Mötley Crüe

    Franck

    4 Feb 06 at 12:18 am

  18. Answers:
    1. Radiohead
    2. ZZ Top
    3. CSN
    4. EMF
    5. Ween
    6. The Corrs
    7. Slint
    8. Mötley Crüe
    9. Talking Heads
    10. Electronic
    11. The Faces
    12. The Walker Brothers
    13. T’Pau
    14. The Strokes
    15. Sonic Youth
    16. PWEI
    17. My Chemical Romance
    18. The Monkees
    19. The KLF
    20. Free

    Craig

    5 Feb 06 at 1:21 pm

  19. Sterling & John & Lou & Mo & Nico has a nice ring to it.

    Anonymous

    6 Feb 06 at 12:03 pm

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