You are not signed in (Login or Join Free)   |   Help
Sploofus Trivia
Trivia GamesCommunityLeaderboardsTournaments
MySploofus
You are here:  Home  >>  Trivia Quizzes  >>  Misc Music  >>  Protest Songs Vol. 2: The 70s and Beyond

Protest Songs Vol. 2: The 70s and Beyond



kaufmanKaufman on 08/04/2006

ProtestSongsVol2The70sandBeyond Photo From its roots in folk music, protest music has spread out across the genres to make some of the strongest, most durable musical statements we know. Let's take a look at some of the music that has shaped our society.

An earlier quiz focused on protest music up to 1970, and this one covers some more recent songs and artists. By 1970, the Vietnam War and the social upheaval of the 60s were cresting, and many of the protest songs began taking on specific issues.

I will describe ten songs or artists, give you a taste of their lyrics, and then you will be asked to name the artist who wrote, performed, or made famous that music.

The information used to put this quiz together comes from all over the place. A fair amount of the backbone of this quiz was constructed through Wikipedia, and a variety of lyrics sites provided (surprise!) the lyrics.
10 Questions




Rating:  (8.05/9)
Difficulty:  Challenging
Taken: 103 times

Share Quiz:


Quiz Leaderboard
Player: Level: % Correct: Time to Complete:
1
Sperg 204100.00%    75.40 seconds    
2
Daveguth 254100.00%    167.18 seconds    
3
Mswalker 124100.00%    242.05 seconds    
4
Newyorkgoomba 214100.00%    378.99 seconds    
5
Dutchman 23490.00%    81.53 seconds    
6
Roxannaw 5890.00%    119.74 seconds    
7
Oobydooby 4290.00%    122.30 seconds    
8
Keitherd 17190.00%    181.79 seconds    
9
Slapshot99 14480.00%    89.34 seconds    
10
Frenchy62 15080.00%    92.51 seconds    



Comments (1)
mcelfie
Mcelfie  (Level: 29.0)
Sat, 8th Aug '09 12:31 AM

good







Related Quizzes

60's & '70 Protest Songs

By Chatticathi on 6/17/2006

A Hard/Rock Quiz

By Smartaleck on 3/4/2013

About Big Willie I

By Godwit on 12/26/2008

About Folk Revival Singers

By Godwit on 1/22/2009

All About Maureen: A Rent Quiz

By Funperson1 on 8/7/2006




Games by this Author

KerblunkCrank Them Up!

Trivia QuizUnclave Counties

Trivia QuizKAUFMAN's Travel Oddity Odyssey

Trivia QuizPassover Playlist

Trivia QuizFrom My IPod: April 13, 2012






Copyright © 2003-2016 Sploofus Holdings LLC.  All rights reserved.
Legal Notice & Privacy Statement  |  Link to Sploofus