Rock Trivia Madness: 60s to 90s Rock Music Trivia & Amazing Facts
by Bill O’Neill and Ray Connor
GET SCHOOLED IN ROCK WITH ROCK TRIVIA MADNESS!
Rock and Roll. For more than 60 years, it has been the soundtrack to our lives. Albums like “Highway 61 Revisited”, “Born to Run” and “Nevermind” have helped us make sense of who we are. Not only that, the daring passion and bold visions of rock artists have shaken up social norms and even helped change the course of world politics.
There’ve been some wild stories to go with this wild music. If you’re eager to learn some of the crazy, random facts of rock, Rock Trivia Madness is the book for you! This collection of rock stories from the 1960s to the 1990s will thrill and fascinate fans of music trivia. You’ll learn:
How the Beatles helped the Rolling Stones score their first hit
How the Velvet Underground helped overthrow the Communists in Poland
How David Bowie almost turned his back on fame and fortune
What Black Sabbath has in common with James Bond
How a PA system helped get David Lee Roth into Van Halen
Why the IRA threatened to kidnap U2’s Bono
How Sarah McLachlan saved a hip-hop legend’s life
How a girlfriend’s gift inspired the Red Hot Chili Peppers to “Give It Away”
This trivia book will give you insights into the different types of rock and related genres—folk rock, psychedelic rock, punk, power pop, heavy metal and much more. Ready to beef up your knowledge of rock trivia?