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Friday, February 28, 201402/28/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/28

In 1984, MICHAEL JACKSON won a record EIGHT Grammy awards, including Album of the Year for “THRILLER” and Record of the Year for “BEAT IT”. What classic rocker plays guitar on Michael Jackson’s Beat It? His record label wouldn’t allow him to appear in the music video.

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Thursday, February 27, 201402/27/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/27

In 1986, the “VAN HAGAR” era officially began with the release of the Van Halen single “Why Can’t This Be Love”. Sammy had a pretty successful solo career before joining Van Halen and he had been a singer of another band in the 70s. What was that band? Sammy Hagar was a singer in what band in the 1970s?

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Wednesday, February 26, 201402/26/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/26

The Scorpions wrote their song “The Zoo” after visiting what city?

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Tuesday, February 25, 201402/25/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/25

Everybody knows the lead singers in the big name bands. How well do you know the drummers? I’ll give you three drummers – all in Hall of Fame bands – you tell me the bands. Charlie Watts. Nick Mason. Joey Kramer. Tell me all three bands.

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Monday, February 24, 201402/24/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/24

On this date in 1976, one Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band’s Greatest Hits album became the first album in the United States to be certified Platinum for selling one million copies. What band’s Greatest Hits album was the first platinum album in the United States?

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Monday, February 24, 201402/24/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 1/22

On July 13, 1985 Led Zeppelin reunited and performed at the Live Aid concert at JFK Stadium, Philadelphia. The short set featured drummer Tony Thompson and one other famous rock drummer. Who was the other drummer?

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Friday, February 21, 201402/21/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/21

The ballad “Beth” by KISS is the band’s highest charting single in the U.S. It was originally released as a B side to Detroit Rock City. But the 45 was flipped at radio stations, and it became a top 10 hit in 1976. Who handles lead vocals on the song? In fact, the lead vocalist is the only member of KISS that contributes to the song.

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Wednesday, February 19, 201402/19/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/19

On this date in 1980, the lead vocalist for a well known band passed away in London at just 33 years old. He is buried in Austrailia, and sources indicate his grave is the most visited grave in the country. Who was the rocker who passed away on February 19, 1980?

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Tuesday, February 18, 201402/18/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/18

Rick Derringer had a hit with Rock n Roll Hootchie Koo in 1974. But in the 1960s, he was part of a the band that had a number one hit with Hang on Sloopy. What was the name of the band Rick Derringer was in before he went out on his own?

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Wednesday, February 12, 201402/12/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 2/12

The man who is responsible for the lyrics and most of the music in the song “The Cover of the Rolling Stone” by Dr. Hook was better known as the author of children’s books like “The Giving Tree” and “Where the Sidewalk Ends”. Who was he?

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