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Artist of the Week IV – Quiz #21

May 24, 2020

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Exceptional Artist of the Week IV Series logo by Sarca @ caughtmegaming

2020 Artists of the Week (so far):

The CurePublic Enemy, Steely Dan, Taylor Swift, Venom, Chuck Berry, Dixie Chicks, Billy Idol, Randy Newman, Jay-Z, Alanis Morissette, Pulp, The Byrds, Love, Queen Latifah, Muddy Waters, Robbie Williams, Rage Against the Machine, The Cars, Janet Jackson

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My thanks to all who have participated in the “Artist of the Week” quizzes so far.

Congrats to all those who correctly identified Janet Jackson last week.

The results after 20 weeks (as of Tuesday morning – results submitted after that time will be added to next week’s spreadsheet):

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after week 20

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Ready for Quiz #21?

Calling all 21st Century Quiz Participants!

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Quiz Rules/Format
(Same as last year, feel free to skip to the quiz if you know the rules already)

Your Task: Name the mystery Artist, ideally with as few clues as possible.

Correctly guess the artist on the first clue? 500 points.

After scrolling down to the second clue? 400 points.

Still don’t know after the fifth clue? 0 points, but a crisp high-five for participating.

I’ll use google translate to put the correct answer at the bottom in Arabic (if you read Arabic, that’s fantastic, but no cheating by reading ahead!) and you can translate it back to the language of your choice to confirm your answer.

In the comments, please enter your POINTS earned (not the artist name) and I’ll keep track of the running totals in a spreadsheet.

In addition to eternal bragging rights, the winner at the end of the year may even get something as prestigious as a digital certificate.

Here goes!

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Artist of the Week #21
Record POINTS Earned (Not Artist Name) in the comments
(scroll down for additional clues)

For:

500 points…………………English band, formed in London in 1968. In addition to his collaborations with David Bowie, Blondie, Brian Eno, Peter Gabriel (and many more), guitarist Robert Fripp has been this group‘s lone constant member.

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400 points……………….They have a pair of progressive rock albums on the 1001-list: In the Court of the (inverted band name) (1969) and Larks’ Tongues In Aspic (1973)

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300 points……………………Two-word band name, as shown by the jersey & movie poster pictured below…

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200 points………………..or as shown by the restaurant logo* & Olaf quote pictured below:

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100 points………………..The artist is K_____ C___________

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Answer: قرمزي ملك  – in google translate, check one word at a time

(Please post your points earned in the comments section)

Thanks for playing!

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Verbalize the Positive

*I can’t think of this restaurant without thinking of Carl Weathers & Tobias Fünke!

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67 Comments
  1. 500. Right in my territory.

  2. I’d be embarassed if I didnt get 500

    • Harrison permalink

      Allow me to thank your username for my 400 points this week

    • There would have been something wrong with the clues if you hadn’t earned the full score, Jimmy!

  3. It would be unforgivable not to have 500

  4. Harrison permalink

    400 please. The name of the fellow two comments up, who commented on Lebrain’s post today is owed some thanks from me.

  5. Yay. A majestical 500 this week!

  6. Larks Tongues in 500 points!

  7. I very much loved the 500 clue, and guessed at that point! Apart from my love of Fripp’s work on the Berlin albums, I’ve been getting quite into this band recently!

  8. Only 300 for me.

  9. 500 points please kind Sir.

  10. I have a friend who would be embarrassed if he didn’t get 500. Likewise, I would be embarrassed if I didn’t recognize his namesake band from the very first question. 500!

  11. jprobichaud permalink

    I missed the first clue but got it on the second. 400 for me today.

  12. 300 here…

  13. 300. I know of them but I don’t know them. “Still plenty of meat on that bone. You put that in a pot, add some broth, a potato. Baby, you got a stew goin’!”

  14. I’ll take a 300. And it wasn’t the hockey part that scored it.

  15. 500 for me by a fluke (I know a huuuuuuuuge fan). 300 for Mika, which is what I would have got otherwise.

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