Music Quiz List 10 musical artists you like, in no specific order. Do this before reading the questions below.
1. The White Stripes
2. White Denim
3. The Avett Brothers
4. Dr. Dog
5. The Raconteurs
6. Brendan Benson
7. Loretta Lynn
8. Titus Andronicus
9. The Dead Weather
10. Ingrid Michaelson
What is the first song you heard by number 6?
“What I’m Looking For” on a commercial for some Apple product, iPod maybe
What is your favorite song by number 8?
hmm.. there are many, but I love the 14 minute epic, “The Battle of Hampton Roads”
What kind of impact has number 1 had on your life?
Possibly the biggest that any band or artist has had/does have on my life. Listening to their music is how I started to truly love music, and the reason I experience music the way I do now
What is your favorite lyric(s) of number 5?
“The sun it isn’t hiding when it sets on you / it’s not a coward like me and I know but it’s true” from “Yellow Sun” is what comes to mind
What song by 3 makes you happy?
many. I’ll say “Laundry Room” and “Slight Figure of Speech”
When did you first get into 2?
Maybe less than a year ago; I was on From the Basement to look for a White Stripes live session video and very luckily, a White Denim video started playing automatically on the page and their sound and energy was entrancing
How did you get into 3?
I had heard a few songs from people I follow on Tumblr, then I downloaded their Daytrotter session, then bought I and Love and You
What is your favorite song by 4?
I can pretty much say any of them. Very recently, “Nobody Knows Who You Are”
How many times have you seen 9 live?
Favourite album by 7?
Van Lear Rose, which makes it sound like I only like her by association with Jack White, but I really do love that album as a whole and have been a country music fan for a while and know more music by her
What is your favorite song of 1?
^what she said
How did you become a fan of number 10?
I heard a friend of mine play some of her songs at an open mic and liked them
[it’s weird; I’ve posted in the past about a lot of what these questions are asking]
What song of 4’s do you listen to the least?
Some of the experimental “noise” tracks on The Psychedelic Swamp
Top 5 favorite songs by 5?
not sure about the order..or even about these five songs really
1. Yellow Sun
3. Consoler Of The Lonely
5. The Switch And The Spur
Have you seen 10 live?
Yes!! House Of Blues in Boston last October
Have you met 4?
What’s your favorite album by 1?
Probably Get Behind Me Satan right now
Favorite lyric of 7?
“If this old house could talk what a story it would tell / We built this home together and with love we drove each nail / Take me in your arms and hold me cause we’ve been apat too long / Why if this old house could talk, all it would say is welcome home” - “This Old House”
What is one of 2’s best songs?
“Mess Your Hair Up”
How many times have you seen number 2 live?
Once, and it was fucking mind-meltingly amazing!
Which number have you known the longest?
1. The White Stripes
What’s your favorite song by number 9?
“Treat Me Like Your Mother” or maybe “60 Feet Tall”
How long have you known 9?
Since their formation in 2009
^shit’s mad long. bed time.