Tuesday, 9 October 2007

A quiz for you.

Guess the band. Some clues are cryptic, so think laterally.

  1. Coloured chef?
  2. Heavy balloon?
  3. Sovereign.
  4. Male/Female guns?
  5. Chilly apes.
  6. Traitor, vicar?
  7. The beginning.
  8. Hurry up !
  9. Are you enjoying this?
  10. Sounds insects.
  11. Coloured shellfish sect.
  12. Birds of prey.
  13. Murderers.
  14. Peelers?
  15. Metal clothes horse?
  16. Much too much !
  17. Stuck in traffic?
  18. Dark Sunday.
  19. Heavy colour?
  20. Haven in the desert.

19 comments:

Bamber Gasgone said...

Coloured chef? Pass
Heavy balloon? Led Zepplin
Sovereign. Queen
Male/Female guns? Sex pistols
Chilly apes. Haven't a clue
Traitor, vicar? No, thanks.
The beginning. Geni-sisters
Hurry up ! Speedy
Are you enjoying this? Not really
Sounds insects. The Crickets
Coloured shellfish sect. Crabs
Birds of prey. Eagles
Murderers. Practically all groups...
Peelers? Police
Metal clothes horse? Mike Oldfield
Much too much Booze?
Stuck in traffic? Pass
Dark Sunday. Pass
Heavy colour? Deep purple
Haven in the desert. Oasis

RUTH said...

I'll copy this and pass it round the family to try :o)

Duck said...

chilly apes - arctic monkeys
murderers - killers
dark sunday - black sabbath
stuck in traffic - Jam
Much too m ch - inxs
metal clothes horse - iron maiden

PI said...

I'm trying to go downstairs and you keep dragging me back. noe some of thei is guess work and I ;have not cheated,
3 Queen
5 Icelandic Monkeys
7 Genesis
8 Helter Skelter
12 Eagles
13 Killers
14 Police
15 Iron Maiden
18 Black Sabbath
19 Deep Purple
20 Oasis
Not bad for a mature lady?

john.g. said...

Mum2, not bad. I'll give you and Duck #13, as I was thinking of another group. #5 close, lol. #8 NO

Duck, ok, ish.

john.g. said...

Bamber, average, but as it's you well done!

zoe said...

got here too late. bum.

zoe said...

1. Coloured chef?
2. Heavy balloon? - Led Zepellin
3. Sovereign. - Queen
4. Male/Female guns?
5. Chilly apes. - Arctic Monkeys
6. Traitor, vicar?
7. The beginning. - Genesis
8. Hurry up !
9. Are you enjoying this? - U2
10. Sounds insects. - The Beatles
11. Coloured shellfish sect.
12. Birds of prey. - Eagles
13. Murderers. - The Killers
14. Peelers? - The Police
15. Metal clothes horse? - Iron Maiden
16. Much too much ! - INXS
17. Stuck in traffic? - The Jam
18. Dark Sunday.
19. Heavy colour? - Deep Purple
20. Haven in the desert. - Oasis

john.g. said...

Zoe, #9 no, #13 you can have, I was thinking of another band, otherwise good.

Mr Farty said...

1. Isaac Hayes?
2. Led Balloon
3. King
4. Hermaphodite rifles? Pass.
5. Frozen Gorillas
6. Quisling Pope
7. Revelation...no, wait...
8. Rush?
9. No
10. The Beatles?
11. Purple löbster religion
12. The Hawks
13. The Hitmen
14. The Filth
15. Iron Maiden?
16. INXS?
17. The Marmalade
18. Sharon, you're doin' me head in!
19. Shallow Violet
20. Billabong

john.g. said...

Farty, nearly good ish, mostly crap. Definitely funny!

Mr Farty said...

1. Isaac Hayes
2. Led Zep
3. Queen
4. Sex Pistols
5. Artic Monkeys
6. Judas Priest
7. Genesis
8. Rush
9. Yes
10. The Beatles
11. Blue Öyster Cult
12. The Eagles
13. The Killers
14. The Police
15. Iron Maiden
16. INXS
17. The Jam
18. Black Sabbath
19. Deep Purple
20. Oasis

phoenix said...

Aw got here too late for this one John.That'll teach me to move house,I'm up to my eyes in boxes and parcel tape.x

Jon M said...

1. Pink Floyd? :-)

Mr Farty said...

Feck.

Sally Lomax said...

I'm too late. The only ones I would have guesseed have been guessed. Good game though!!!

Karmyn R said...

I would have guessed 8 of them correctly.

fun game.

PI said...

Actually I made Killers up. Do they exist?

Ricardipus said...

Ok, without looking at everyone else's:

1. no idea - Rainbow Cook?
2. easy, Led Zeppppppelin
3. Queen
4. um, er, LA Guns? No.
5. Arctic Monkeys I suppose.
6. Yes Minister! (no)
7. Genesis (with Peter Gabriel, please)
8. the little known punk band, "git a fookin move on!"
9. not really
10. Noise Flies (no)
11. that would be the almighty BLUE OYSTER CULT!!!
12. Eagles. This is easy.
13. Killers, I s'pose. Don't hold with this modern music, grumble grumble.
14. Strippers? (no)
15. Iron Butterfly? Tin Machine? I have no idea, obviously.
16. Genesis (with Phil Collins)
17. The Jam. I couldn't name even one of their songs.
18. Black Sabbath. Too easy. Now I must play air guitar and whip my head around.
19. Deep Purple? Leaden Hue? Pink Floyd (grasping at straws here)
20. Oasis (snore).

Sorted.