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Wednesday, November 12, 201411/12/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/12

His real name is Saul Hudson. But you know him better by his stage name and as the former lead guitarist for an American rock band that achieved worldwide success in the late 80s and early 90s. This guitarist – one of rock’s best – like to wear a hat when performing. What’s Saul Hudson’s stage name?

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Tuesday, November 11, 201411/11/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/11

It’s a song that is viewed as an anti-war anthem, criticizing those who support the use of military force without having to pay the costs themselves (financially or by serving in the military). The song, was released during the Vietnam War and is the lyrics are critical of the elite classes – whose sons were unlucky to serve on the front lines. What’s the song?

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Friday, November 7, 201411/07/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/7

40 years ago today. . . In 1974, “Rolling Stone” magazine reported that TED NUGENT won a NATIONAL ARCHERY CONTEST by picking off what animal at 150 yards?

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 10/31

There’s always been a wild story about how Jimmy Page and Led Zeppelin worshipped the devil. Some Led Zeppelin fans say a particular song is about the band’s alleged “deal with the devil” – stardom in exchange for their souls. The song was inspired by blues singer Blind Willie Johnson who played in the 1920s.

Here are a couple lines from the song…

Devil…he told me to roll

How to roll the log tonight

What’s the song?

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/4

In 1979, Fleetwood Mac recorded their song “Tusk” with a college marching band. What university’s marching band is featured in the Fleetwood Mac song “Tusk”?

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/5

On November 5, 1999, Van Halen fired their third lead singer. He wasn’t with the band for very long. He’s actually better know for being the lead singer of the band Extreme. What lead singer did Van Halen fire 15 year ago today (11/5/99)?

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Thursday, November 6, 201411/06/2014

3 O’clock School of Rock – 11/6

Finish the lyric from Pink Floyd’s Young Lust…

I am just a new boy

A stranger in this town

Where are all the good times

(What’s the next line)?

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Tuesday, October 28, 201410/28/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 10/28

The story has been told for years that it was 53 years ago today in 1961 (10/28) that a record store owner claimed that he received a request from a customer for a song called “My Bonnie” from an obscure new group called The Beatles. He told the customer that he’d never heard of them…but he became their manager not long after that.

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Monday, October 27, 201410/27/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 10/27

39 years ago today (10/27/75), what classic rocker got a huge career boost from being featured on the covers of both “Time” and “Newsweek” magazines – simultaneously. Ironically, both magazines used his picture to illustrate the power of the media to “create a star.”

Need a hint? 1975 was good year for this hall of fame rocker, but his biggest selling album was released in 1984.

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Thursday, October 23, 201410/23/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 10/23

On this date 19 years ago, (10/23/95) what band pulled off one of the greatest publicity stunts and went into the Guinness book of WORLD records when they played three concerts on three different continents in the same day. The band played in Africa in the morning, Europe in the afternoon and in North America in the evening.

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