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2nd Music Trivia


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2nd Music Trivia

  1. 1. Cleavagedownunder Music Trivia Test your knowledge of the 80’s Go on you know you want to, Invite at the end…………. TJF Productions 2007 PS Thanks to Wikipedia and others for the photos and info!
  2. 2. DON’T FORGET <ul><li>When you see this symbol </li></ul><ul><li>CLICK ON IT or you wont hear the clue……… </li></ul><ul><li>Also READ the question </li></ul><ul><li>Enjoy </li></ul>Now, click to continue……. Click this Symbol
  3. 3. The 80’s Question Only <ul><li>MTV changed the way we listen to, or watch, music in August 1981. Which song launched the video revolution (now 25 years ago…..) </li></ul>Pop Music M (factor) What will we be singing in the 80’s The Monitors Video Killed the radio star Buggles Shout it out Loud Kiss
  4. 4. CORRECT <ul><li>Video killed the radio star a hit for “The Buggles” from the “Age of Plastic” album (which when plastic in the first month on the charts) Firtst on MTV August 1 st , 1981 (Yes THAT long ago!) </li></ul><ul><li>WELL DONE! Ready for number 2….. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Pick the Song Funky Town Pseudo Echo The Heat is On Glenn Frey Walk Like an Egyptian Bangles Our Lips Are Sealed The Go Go’s
  6. 6. Congratulations <ul><li>Our Lips are Sealed, by the Go-Go’s. Who can forget that great “Girls jump into the fountain bit for no apparent reason” from the film clip? I bet Belinda Carlisle could now!!!!!! </li></ul>Then Now
  7. 7. We'll raise a toast <ul><li>This “glamish” heavy rock band (well you know the one; hair, make up, tight pants, scantily clad women and allegations in the media) had this hit back in 1988. </li></ul>Nothin but a good time Poison Sweet child O’mine Guns N Roses Love in an Elevator Aerosmith Shout it Out Loud Kiss
  8. 8. Go Glam go! <ul><li>Poison began as “Paris” in 1984 but changed to “Poison” after a T-shirt worn by drummer Mick Shrimpton in This is Spinal Tap . They have re- re-formed and a new album is not far away in 2007 (I’ll be queuing for my copy!) </li></ul>
  9. 9. Question 3………. <ul><li>Who is (or was) considered the LEAD singer of the punk band “The Ramones” </li></ul><ul><li>Clue – Surname is Ramone </li></ul>Scratchy Ramone Tommy Ramone Ziggy Ramone Joey Ramone
  10. 10. Correct dude………. <ul><li>Joey Ramone was the lead singer of the Ramones. Who can forget the “sterling” hosting of countdown when they referred to the Capital of Queensland as </li></ul><ul><li>“ Brisbrain” </li></ul><ul><li>RIP most (or all) of them </li></ul>
  11. 11. Question 4…. Or bring on the old fogies for one last time <ul><li>The “travelling Willburies” were a group of famous musician from some on the best bands of the 60’s, 70’s and 80’s. Which of the band members went o to record the album “Full Moon Fever” </li></ul>Tom Petty Roy Orbison Bob Dylan George Harrison
  12. 12. Well Done <ul><li>Tom Petty’s Full Moon Fever, released in 1989, reached Number 3 in the US charts of that year, and was voted as no. 92 in the top 100 “Rolling Stone” albums of the 80’s. It was produced by Jeff Lynne, another Willbury (they just kept coming!) </li></ul>
  13. 13. Question 5 Disco time Lets All Chant The Michael Zager Band Rasputin Boney M More More More The Andrea True Connection Thats the way (I Like it) KC & the Sunshine Band 1978 was a big year for this band/artist. The song reached #38 in the charts and is one of the most annoying disco songs of all time (in my opinion) WHAT IS IT?
  14. 14. Another winner……. <ul><li>Lets all Chant, was there with some other disco winners of 1978, like disco inferno, fly robin fly, and play that funky music. We should be grateful for 1978…….mmmmmmmmm………… </li></ul>
  15. 15. Question 6 <ul><li>We all remember the Osmonds, but I need to know how many Osmonds were there? (and this includes both Donny & Marie) </li></ul>7 3 6 5
  16. 16. Yep, you done it again <ul><li>Out of interest, the Osmonds were </li></ul><ul><li>Alan, Jay, Merrill, Wayne, (little) Jimmy and of course Donny & Marie. </li></ul><ul><li>Join his fan club, at </li></ul>
  17. 17. Trends and Fads <ul><li>This song was only to chart in Australia, and epitomises every visit to the local fish & chip shop in the early 80’s (except Good Friday mum!) Space Invaders by WHOM….. </li></ul>Player 1 Frogger & the frog men BOB 5 Bally & the Pinbots May need more volume
  18. 18. CONGRATULATIONS In 1979 , an obscure group of Australian performers calling themselves Player One released a song entitled &quot;Space Invaders&quot;, using sound effects from the game. Player One put out an obscure album called Game Over , but the song can also be found on a few 1980's collections albums, including one of the period called Full Boar (WHICH I HAVE) . It was also released as a 7&quot; record in Australia only, backed with a second possibly-related song entitled &quot;A Menacing Glow in the Sky&quot;. You are on fire, here is the song history from Wikipedia
  19. 19. Drums were never meant….. <ul><li>Guess the band and song here……… </li></ul>Were not gonna to take it Twisted Sister The Killing moon Echo & the Bunny men Got my mind set on you George Harrison We got the Beat Go –Go’s
  20. 20. Well Done We all loved the Go-Go’s back in 1980 when this little catchy number came out, well I loved Belinda Carlisle and I will fight you for her – THEN not now! Notice the Go-Go’s get a fair mention in this!
  21. 21. Way to go mate…….. <ul><li>This New York based act of two brothers released this disco shocker in 1986 on the “Bolt” label and is my first choice of car horn/alarm! </li></ul>Male Stripper Man 2 Man Gay Bar Electric Six Boom Boom Boom (Lets go back to my room) Paul Lekakis & Co Hyperactive! Thomas Dolby band
  22. 22. Woo Hoo <ul><li>You are now the toast of Lygon Street (or Commercial Road – dependent on when and where you listen) </li></ul><ul><li>But sadly there is no more Man to Man, as brother Mikki, died of spinal meningitis on the 31st December 1986! </li></ul><ul><li>But other brother Paul still releases!!!! </li></ul>
  23. 23. I know of no crime…… <ul><li>…….other than this bad non classic! This band formed from the dregs of UK New Wave band “X-Ray Specs” went on to have this one hit wonder….. </li></ul>Guilty Classix Nouveaux Love me special The soapsuds I Ran A flock of Seagulls Catch me I’m falling Real Life
  24. 24. Another Winner But you remember what they looked like – NOT (But the film clip used to play between Monkey and the Goodies at 6.p.m. on ABC2, or was it before Kenny Everett??)
  25. 25. So why the quiz????? <ul><li>It is what you have been waiting for </li></ul><ul><li>Shameless self promotion of the band </li></ul><ul><li>The concert to end all concerts </li></ul><ul><li>Click here to continue </li></ul>Press the magic button
  26. 26. WRONG CLICK HERE TO START QUIZ AGAIN Return to last question
  27. 27. See you in March