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The Ultimate Classic Rock Quiz

Depending on who you talk to, there was a period in history from the 60’s or 70’s to the 80’s or 90’s, that was defined by only two words: CLASSIC ROCK.

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:  March 24th 2023

Take a lead singer with charisma and edge, add a lead guitarist who can make a guitar wail like a crazed dolphin and a bass guitarist who’s cooler than a penguin in mirror shades. Add to that trio a drummer who’s better at keeping time than a really expensive watch and you’ve got a Classic Rock Band.

We’ve chosen twenty of the best, most famous, classic rock songs of all time to ROCK YOU big time. Can you enter the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame by beating this quiz. Those who are about to rock… We Salute You!


Bon Jovi were livin’ on a what?


Who sung “Bohemian Rhapsody”?

3/20 Hungry Wolf

The band Steppenwolf were born to be what?


What can’t the Rolling Stones get?

5/20 Girl playing guitar

In the song “Don’t Stop Believin’” Where did Journey’s small town girl live?

6/20 American State Flag quiz

Where was Lynyrd Skynyrd’s sweet home?


And where was Journey’s city boy born and raised?

8/20 A pineapple on a California beach

Where was the Eagle’s hotel?

9/20 A pork pie

What type of pie did Don McLean have to say goodbye too?


10/20 What colour snake sang “Here I go again”?


Where did Led Zeppelin’s stairway go?


12/20 What type of Floyd sung “Another Brick in the Wall”?


Which classic rock song was allegedly written by a spy and given to the band that made it a MASSIVE worldwide hit?

14/20 A film director

What film franchise is associated with Paul McCartney’s “Live and Let Die”


What were the Sultans in the Dire Strait’s song?

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Which Fleetwood Mac song featured on a HUGE TikTok trend?


Which way did Aerosmith walk?

18/20 A drum kit illuminated by stage lights

Which song begins with the line “I hear the drums echoing tonight”


What was the heart made out of according to music legend Neil Young


Which guitar genius sung All Along The Watchtower?

You are not a classic rock fan which isn’t surprising because tbh Beano readers are usually into much more contemporary music!

Not bad. You know about as much about classic rock as the average human!

You’ve shown awesome knowledge of classic rock. Have another go to see if you can make it into the Rock n Roll hall of fame!

ROCK ON! You’ve made it into the ROCK AND ROLL HALL OF FAME!