Subject: Classic rock and classic rockers. The answer to the packets title: it didn’t. Tossups


The End” B. This song was Led Zeppelin’s most frequent concert showcase for John Bonham’s heavy drumming style. Answer: “Moby Dick



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The End

B. This song was Led Zeppelin’s most frequent concert showcase for John Bonham’s heavy drumming style.

Answer: “Moby Dick

C. Playing a similar role for Cream was this song that featured long improvisations by Ginger Baker.

Answer: “Toad

19. Given the lyrics, identify the song and the band FFPE.

A. “Now they call you Prince Charming

Can’t speak a word when you’re full of ‘ludes.

Say you’ll be all right come tomorrow

But tomorrow might not be here for you.”

Answer: “That Smell” by Lynyrd Skynyrd

B. “She took all my money, wrecked my new car.

Now she’s with one of my goodtime buddies,

They’re drinkin’ in some crosstown bar.”

Answer: “Whipping Post” by the Allman Brothers Band

C. “You’ve got to whip it up

And hit me like a ton of lead.

If I blow my top

Will you let it go to your head?”

Answer: “Gimme All Your Lovin’” by ZZ Top


20. Given a song that sounds deceptively like a better-known artist, identify the real performer FTPE.

A. The style similarity of “On the Dark Side” to that of Bruce Springsteen allowed this performer to have his fifteen minutes of fame as the sound of the movie Eddie and the Cruisers.

Answer: John Cafferty and the Beaver Brown Band

B. “Long Cool Woman (in a Black Dress)” wasn’t recorded by Creedence Clearwater Revival, but rather by this former band of Graham Nash.

Answer: The Hollies

C. “A Public Execution” can’t be found on Bob Dylan’s Highway 61 Revisited because this obscure Texas band fronted by Ronnie Weiss recorded it.

Answer: Mouse and the Traps
21. Given the lyrics, identify the song and the band FFPE.

A. “Feed the babies

Who don’t have enough to eat

Shoe the children

With no shoes on their feet”

Answer: “Fly Like an Eagle” by the Steve Miller Band

B. “Blood in the streets in the town of New Haven

Blood stains the roofs and the palm trees of Venice”

Answer: “Peace Frog” by The Doors

C. “Spent my money, took my car, started telling her friends she wants to be a star.

I don’t know but I been told, a big-legged woman ain’t got no soul.”

Answer: “Black Dog” by Led Zeppelin


22. Classic rock is rife with paired songs. Given the band and a song, identify the other half of the twofer FTPE.

A. Queen, “We Will Rock You”

Answer: “We Are the Champions

B. Boston, “Fourplay”.

Answer: “Long Time

C. The Guess Who, “No Sugar Tonight”



Answer: “New Mother Nature


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