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Music quiz

  1. 1. Quiz
  2. 2. _A_’s debut album was _B_. _B_ is noted by Guinness World Records for being the first instrumental albums created entirely from samples of other records. In 2006, _B_ was chosen by TIME as one of the 100 best albums of all time The main vocals of song _C_ from _A_’s second album were sampled from a 1971 song _D_ by British band Colnel Bagshot A different mix of _C_ was used in the end credits for the film Phone Booth, and as beginning credits of film Fast and the Furious : Tokyo Drift. 1.
  3. 3. A: DJ Shadow B: Endtroducing….. C: Six Days D: Six Days War
  4. 4. 2. Connect
  5. 5. The only three soundtrack albums to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year
  6. 6. 3. The Instrument and the Song? Of all Indian instruments, it is said to most resemble the sound of the human voice – able to imitate vocal ornaments such as gamakas (shakes) and meend (glide from one note to another). It is also said to be the hardest Indian instrument to master. The clip is from an Aerosmith single from the album Nine Lives. The instrument is played by ‘Ramesh Mishra’.
  7. 7. • Sarangi • Taste of India.
  8. 8. __A__ was the title song of album __A__ by __B__. Album __A__ features an eclectic mixture of musical styles including pop, a cappella, isicathamiya (with the 'c' pronounced as a dental click), rock, and mbaqanga. __A__ won Grammy Award for Album of the Year, while the other __A__ won the Grammy for Record of the Year in the next year. Coincidentally _A_ was also the home for Elvis Presley 4.
  9. 9. • A: Graceland • B: Paul Simon
  10. 10. 5. Connect Lahiri Mahasaya Paramahansa YoganandaMahavatar Babaji Sri Yukteswar Giri
  11. 11. Indian spiritual gurus on the “Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band” album cover
  12. 12. 6. What?
  13. 13. The Claw The stage for the U2’s ongoing 360° Tour making use of a massive four-legged supporting rig hence the name.
  14. 14. 7. Connect
  15. 15. The Big Rock Candy Mountain song about a hobo's idea of paradise by Harry McClintock. Book was named after the song O Brother, Where Art Thou? and Ironweed feature this song. Also featured in Catch the Moon, a children’s album.
  16. 16. 8. Identify the Artist
  17. 17. • Synthesized voice from Macintosh SimpleText application. • ‘Fitter Happier’ by Radiohead
  18. 18. 9. Connect
  19. 19. ‘Where is My Mind’ By Pixies Used in end credits of ‘Fight Club’, ‘The Adventures of Sebastian Cole’ and ‘Gaz Bar blues’ and in the HBO commercial for The Dark Knight
  20. 20. 10. Identify the Song • _A_ is a song by Three Dog Night from the album Cyan • It is about the mythical kingdom of _A_, said to be hidden somewhere within or beyond the peaks of the Himalayas and mentioned in various ancient texts including the Kalachakra Tantra and ancient texts of Tibetan Buddhism. • The lyrics refer to a situation where kindness and cooperation are universal, joy and good fortune abound, and psychological burdens are lifted.
  21. 21. Shambala Song of Shambhala: Thang-La by Nicholas Roerich
  22. 22. 11. Identify the Actor, the character and the movie
  23. 23. • Michael Jackson as scarecrow in The Wiz, an adaption of "The Wizard of Oz"
  24. 24. 12. Connect
  25. 25. Sunday Bloody Sunday by U2All Ireland by Roy Harper Sunday Bloody Sunday by John Lennon Give Ireland Back to the Irish by Paul McCartney Minds Locked Shut by Christy Moore Songs about the Bloody Sunday massacre of 1972
  26. 26. 13. Identify and put funda
  27. 27. The logo of Queen – ‘The Queen crest’ The logo combines the zodiac signs of all four members: two lions for Leo (Deacon and Taylor), a crab for Cancer (May), and two fairies for Virgo (Mercury). The whole symbol bears a passing resemblance to the Royal coat of arms of the United Kingdom
  28. 28. 14. The event and the significance
  29. 29. • Event - Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever, a 1983 television special to commemorate Motown's twenty-fifth year of existence. • First Moonwalk by Michael Jackson.
  30. 30. 15. Identify • The song is about female empowerment, urging women never to “go for second-best”, and to put their love "to the test“. • The video was directed by David Fincher and filmed in April 1989. • It was based on the Fritz Lang classic film Metropolis • Its budget of $5 million made it the most expensive music video at the time it was made. it is currently the third most expensive of all time.
  31. 31. • Express Yourself from the album Like a Prayer by Madonna