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Lynyrd Skynyrd performing live at The O2 Arena.

Monday, April 7, 201404/07/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 4/7

In 1973, Lynyrd Skynyrd released their signature song – Free Bird. It’s one of the most requested songs of all time and is often used as a finale at their live shows. The song was written as a tribute to a musician. Who was it written as tribute to?

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Tuesday, April 1, 201404/01/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 4/1

David Lee Roth left Van Halen in April 1st (no joke) in 1985. Later that year, he assembled a solo band and released Eat ‘Em and Smile. Who was David Lee Roth’s guitarist?

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Tuesday, April 1, 201404/01/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/27

Alice Cooper’s father, grandfather and father-in-law all held the same profession. What were they?

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Tuesday, April 1, 201404/01/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/28

On March 28, 1986 (28 years ago today), more than 6,000 radio stations of all formats played one song simultaneously at 9:15am (Central time). What was the song?

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Thursday, March 13, 201403/13/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/13

Through the years, numerous artists have covered the song “All Along the Watchtower”. The song is most closely associated with Jimi Hendrix, but he is not the artist who wrote the song or first performed it. Who did write “All Along the Watchtower”?

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Tuesday, March 11, 201403/11/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/11

It was 29 years ago this week that “We are the World” was released. The charity single featured 46 music stars and was primarily written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie. It raised nearly 50 million dollars for charity. Where did the money raised from the single go to?

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Tuesday, March 11, 201403/11/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/10

Who are the three frontmen who go with these backing bands?

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Double Trouble

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Monday, March 3, 201403/03/2014

3 O’Clock School of Rock – 3/3

On this date 48 years ago in 1966, John Lennon told the London Evening Standard something about The Beatles. His comment caused protests in the United States – especially in the South. Their manager, Brian Epstein, almost cancelled their US tour. What did John Lennon say?

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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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