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Bands Named After Places

Many bands are named after a city, a state, a country, or even a continent. See if you can identify these bands.


Quiz ID:#13996
Fun:*** (2.72)
Difficulty:* (0.8)
Category:People > Musicians
Created By:MarcM1098Aca*****




#1   When they released their first album, this band was named after a transit authority. They released hits such as "25 or 6 to 4" and "Saturday in the Park".

#2   This band, named after a city, released their first album in 1976. Their hits include "More Than a Feeling" and "Don't Look Back".

#3   The song "Toto" was performed by a band called "Africa".

#4   This Swedish hard rock band's top-selling album, "The Final Countdown", was released in 1986. Joey Tempest performed the lead vocals.

#5   This British progressive rock band's top song, "Heat of the Moment", was on their debut album in 1982. John Wetton performed the lead vocals.

#6   This Seattle rock band, formed in 1993, produced hits such as "Lump" and "Peaches".

#7   This Oklahoma rock band formed in 2001, but their breakthrough album, "Move Along", was released in 2005. It included the hit single, "Dirty Little Secret".

#8   The name of this nu metal band, which was formed in 1996, pays tribute to a park in Santa Monica.

#9   This American pop and folk music group at first considered themselves a calypso band and were thus named after a Caribbean capital city.

#10   In the late 1970s, this American progressive rock group released hits such as "Dust in the Wind" and "Carry on Wayward Son".

#11   In the 1980s, this band had 26 songs reach #1 on Billboard's Country Singles chart, making them the most commercially successful country act at that time.





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