Coachella Recordings - 20 Question Quiz

Think you know your Coachella history? Try this 20 question quiz and see what kind of score you get. All questions are randomly selected and scattered, so it's never the same quiz twice!

Questions:



1. How much did Morrissey say that he and his ex band mates were offered to reunite The Smiths at Coachella?
$1,000,000
$5,000,000
$6,000,000
$10,000,000
 
2. What band had their bass player collapse on stage in 2008?
Rogue Wave
Les Savy Fav
Swervedriver
DeVotchKa
 
3. Which band had recordings of their Coachella performance available for sale during the fest?
Depeche Mode
Daft Punk
Pixies
The Arcade Fire
 
4. What artist was Drew Thomas (Coachella movie director) filming when his camera ran out of film in 1999?
Morrissey
Beck
Ben Harper
Kool Keith
 
5. Which of these bands was a last second replacement on the 2005 lineup?
Bauhaus
New Order
Prodigy
Black Star
 
6. Which Coachella was the first to strictly sell 3 day passes?
2009
2010
2011
2012
 
7. Which of these tents did not exist at the 2002 event?
Coachella Stage
Sahara Tent
Gobi Tent
Mojave Tent
 
8. According to an article posted on URB in 2007, which of these acts did Paul Tollet originally consider for a headliner for the 1999 event?
Madonna
Sting
Elton John
Paul McCartney
 
9. The Drum Orb appeared at what Cochella?
2003
2004
2005
2006
 
10. What year did the "Coachella Express" first come into service?
2006
2005
2008
2007
 
11. Of these canceled acts, which came back and performed the following year?
Wilco
Doves
FSOL
We Are Scientists
 
12. Which of these artists was not a special guest during Jack Johnson's 2008 headlining performance?
Ben Harper
Matt Costa
Mason Jennings
Mitch Townsend
 
13. In what year was the recycling program of providing 10 empty bottles for 1 bottle of water first adapted?
2005
2008
2006
2007
 
14. Bernard Sumner of New Order said what happened to his foot prior to his arrival at Coachella?
Sprained it walking down some stairs
A shark bit it
Hurt it playing soccer
Broke it dancing on stage
 
15. What song was playing over the PA before Justice took to the stage in 2008?
Sweet Caroline
Come Sail Away
Dancing Days
The End
 
16. Prior to 2011, Jimmy Eat World was briefly listed as playing Coachella in what year?
2004
2003
2005
2001
 
17. Cyclecide did not appear at which of the following Coachellas'?
2005
2008
2006
2007
 
18. Which of these bands released a sound board recording of their set after the festival?
Depeche Mode
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Beastie Boys
Daft Punk
 
19. What band was playing simultaneously during Madonna over in the Mojave tent in 2006?
She Wants Revenge
Jazzanova
the Dears
Editors
 
20. How many times has Underworld performed at Coachella?
Once
Twice
Three Times
Zero
 


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