Euros

A timely quiz for the Euros.

All the clips contain a location (and a country, once). Just let me know the COUNTRY of the location, which, of course, also appeared in Euro 2024

Includes: Gary Moore, The Clash, The Proclaimers, Freddie Mercury & Montserrat Caballé, Thomas Headon, Scott Walker, George Ezra, Ronnie Hilton Orchestra, Ultravox, They Might Be Giants

Bird

Spot the connection.

There’s a BIRD in every song or performer name. Enjoy listening to: Inez & Charlie Foxx, Billie Eilish, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Shakatak, Nellie Furtado, Bob Marley, The Yardbirds, They Might Be Giants, BabyBird, The Barry Gray Orchestra (if anyone gets that last performer – 10 points – or check if they’re cheating

Band-a-Gram

Mix of Music Quiz and Anagram

Get the first letters of each Performer then shuffle them to make a well known band.

2 pts each for each performer and song title, 5 extra for unscrambling the anagram.

Alicia Keys, Lonnie Donegan, Nickelback, Olivia Rodrigo, Orchetral Manoevres in the Dark (OMD), P!nk, Rag’n’Bone Man, Scissor Sisters, They Might Be Giants, Whitney Houston

Woman

10 clips with 10 womans 🙂 (which I’ve confirmed is correct syntax in this context)

Who’s singing and what are they singing.

Karyn White, The Guess Who, Alicia Keys, Betty Wright, Paloma Faith, Crystal Waters, Bob Dylan, Gabrielle, Rex Harrison, Shania Twain

Ride

Hopefully an easy quiz to ease us through summer (2024)

Performers and song titles please. Run it as spot the connection – or not?

Roxette, Black Box, The Beatles, T.Rex, Christopher Cross, War, Composer: Wagner, The Doors, Johnny Cash, Orville Peck & Kylie Minogue

One

Hopefully an easy quiz to ease us through summer (2024)

Performers and song titles please. Run it as spot the connection – or not?

Blondie, Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta, Ariana Grande, Britney Spears, Bob Marley, The Hollies, REM, Daft Punk, Joan Osborne, Elbow

Two of a Kind

Have you ever thought how similar some songs are? 

Here are 10 pairs of songs with very similar intros. So, 20 performers and song titles to find!!

I’ve included a zipped file with each clip/track as a separate mp3 file

Enjoy: Bon Jovi, The Pet Shop Boys, Sia, Ed Sheeran, The Sweet,  David Bowie, David Bowie, Diana Ross & The Supremes, The Jam, Iggy Pop, Hall & Oates, No Doubt, Supertramp, Harold Melvin & the Blue Notes, The Eagles, Oasis, John Lennon, Hall & Oates, 10cc, The Who, One Direction

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Spot the Connection – Card Games

10 clips to identifybthe performers and song titles

Once you’ve done that, then looking at both, what’s the connection?

Or just play it as “What’s The Card Games?”

Can you spot: Take That, Candi Staton, Lady GaGa, Motorhead, Wax, Bill Haley and His Comets, The Steve Miller Band, Snap, Beyonce, Andy Williams (or more importantly, Patience, Hearts, Poker, Spades, Bridge, Clock, Joker, Snap, Hold ’em, Solitaire)

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