Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung Quiz | One Week Quiz A

Lester Bangs
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This quiz consists of 5 multiple choice and 5 short answer questions through Slaying the Children, Burying the Dead, Signs of Life Part Two.

Multiple Choice Questions

1. Bangs rejects the idea that punk is _____ because some bands used symbols like swastikas. He felt that it was mainly for shock value.
(a) Communist.
(b) Facist.
(c) Racist.
(d) Socialist.

2. In his essay, Bangs accuses Seger of ______ because his music is not much different than others.
(a) Laziness.
(b) Stealing.
(c) Selling out.
(d) Plagiarism.

3. Bangs suggests that the song ______ forced listeners to go out and live life instead of just being passive.
(a) Give it to me.
(b) Wild Thing.
(c) T.V. Eye.
(d) I Just Sing.

4. Bangs shows his distaste for Bowie's concert by comparing it to a ______ show with black people for props.
(a) LA.
(b) Chicago.
(c) Vegas.
(d) New York.

5. Dick Clark tells Bangs that he will be around for a long time precisely because he promotes ______ music.
(a) Popular.
(b) Bad.
(c) Glam.
(d) Good.

Short Answer Questions

1. The worst examples of bands that treat their fans poorly Bangs refers to as ______, with James Taylor as the lead person in the group.

2. Bangs recounted an incident in which he referred to a band as _______ in front of a black couple.

3. Bangs admires the Troggs for making innocent _____ songs as well as incredibly sexual music.

4. According to Hell, the ability of a person to remake himself is the message of the song ______.

5. Ivan Julian, the rhythm guitar player for the _______ is one of the few black musicians in the punk scene.

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