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1970s Music Trivia

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What genre of music was exemplified by "The Hustle" and "Stayin' Alive"?
What band called the Queen a "fascist regime"?
From where can you check out anytime you like, but never leave?
What album by Pink Floyd charted for 741 consecutive weeks, starting in 1973?
What genre of music was the club CBGB famous for?
What was the last name of siblings Donny and Marie?
Which singer left The Supremes to start a successful solo career?
Where did Jimmy Buffet search for his lost shaker of salt?
What song was about "the day the music died"?
What rhinestone-studded singer frequently performed in Las Vegas?
What popular pop group came from Sweden?
What Australian hard rockers did dirty deeds dirt cheap?
Who was the most famous reggae singer?
What song by Lynyrd Skynyrd became the most-requested song of all time at concerts?
Fill in the blank: You're so ____ you probably think this song is about you
What band was composed of a cop, a soldier, a construction worker,
a cowboy, a biker, and a Native American?
Whose grave in Paris has become a popular tourist attraction?
Who sang "The Way We Were"?
Who did Bernie Taupin collaborate with?
What #1 hit of 1975 was about a bunch of truckers talking on their C.B. radios?
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level 80
Feb 9, 2015
Thought of 'Teddy Bear' first for the CB question, but the correct answer fits better.
+1
level 48
Aug 10, 2015
So did I :)
+1
level 52
Aug 18, 2015
Ahhhhhhh Teddy Bear....what a tear jerker
+2
level 73
Aug 10, 2018
"Breaker, breaker, one nine, this here's the rubber duck. You got a copy on me, Pigpen?" They just don't make music like that anymore. :)
+1
level 72
Aug 10, 2018
And with good reason.
+2
level 59
Aug 10, 2015
There were a whole lot of rhinestone-studded performers in Las Vegas. My first guess was Glenn Campbell.
+2
level 64
Aug 10, 2015
I tried Liberace first.
+2
level 54
Aug 10, 2015
Tried Liberace, Elton John, Glenn "Rhinestone Cowboy"...of course I'm just making excuses for overlooking the painfully obvious...the State Farm commercial says it all.
+4
level 73
Aug 11, 2015
Liberace gained fame as a pianist, not a singer, and Glen Campbell just wasn't on the same playing field as Elvis. Glen Campbell was more of a TV personality then with a few movie roles who occasionally played Vegas. He said that one of the most thrilling moments of his life was playing on the soundtrack for the Elvis movie, Viva Las Vegas. Elvis and Glen were friends and I liked them both, but ask anyone back then who wore rhinestones and sang in Vegas, and Elvis would be the first answer.
+3
level ∞
Jul 5, 2017
Thank you @ander217
+1
level 76
Aug 10, 2015
If you like 70's music, try my Who Did That Multi-Platinum Album - 1970's
+1
level 53
Aug 11, 2015
Who/what is CBGB?
+4
level 66
Oct 31, 2016
Country BlueGrass Blues, which is why it was famous for none of those.....
+2
level 56
May 11, 2018
It was a club in the East Village (New York City) where a lot of punks bands built their followings, most notably the Ramones and Blondie (who, yes, was considered punk for a while). The club was an institution for decades, and it closed down about...ten years ago, maybe? They made a movie about its 1970s heyday that came out like five years ago, but it was pretty bad. Ron Weasley was in it. I don't recommend it. Listen to the music instead.
+1
level 68
Aug 10, 2018
Snape too
+1
level 73
May 11, 2018
Never heard of it. Still can't believe I missed the answer, though. How many popular 70s music genres are there? I could have sworn I typed "punk." Maybe I only tried "funk."
+1
level 56
May 13, 2018
A really filthy bar on the Bowery in New York that was famous as ground zero for the punk explosion
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level 74
Aug 20, 2015
Music club in New York
+1
level 70
May 11, 2018
Was really hoping the answer to the second question would be Queen.
+4
level 63
May 11, 2018
At first, I thought the question was about Queen, and I couldn't think of why anyone would call them a fascist regime.
+1
level 57
May 12, 2018
I thought it was about the band Queen the whole time, but I still figured the answer had to be the Sex Pistols, who else would call another band a fascist regime? Haha.
+5
level 55
May 11, 2018
No clues about Rush? For shame...
+2
level 49
May 12, 2018
I answer too fast the question about the grave in Paris and now am curious: would Mr Mojo Risin have worked?
+2
level 65
May 14, 2018
Or Lizard King
+1
level 43
Aug 10, 2018
Once I started singing "YMCA" any slim chance I could have had at getting The Village People disappeared. So where am I headed? Omaha!
+1
level 36
Aug 10, 2018
Quite happy- but first time I heard of Jimmy Buffet.
+1
level 71
Aug 10, 2018
The Sex Pistols didn't call the Queen a "Fascist Regime", they called her a "moron". The lines are: God save the Queen A fascist regime Made you a moron Potential H-bomb
+1
level 68
Aug 10, 2018
Who is the woman for the quiz photo?
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level 30
Aug 10, 2018
Carly Simon, who wrote and sang "You're So Vain"
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